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Brand CBS Pittsburgh
City of License Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Market Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Channel 25 digital
2 virtual
2.2 subcarrier (Decades)
Formerly: 2 analog (1949-2009)
Network Affiliation Current: CBS
Formerly: DuMont (1949–55)
CBS (secondary, 1949-55)
NBC (secondary, 1955-57)
ABC (secondary, 1955-58)
Founded 1949
Company CBS Corporation
Current Popular Non-Network Shows Dr. Phil
Inside Edition

KDKA-TV is the CBS owned-and-operated affiliate for Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, broadcasting on digital channel 25 (displayed on tuners as 2, its original channel spot).

KDKA-TV signed on in 1949 as DuMont O&O WDTV (now a CBS station in Weston, West Virginia). After DuMont went through financial straits, the station was bought by Westinghouse and renamed KDKA, after Pittsburgh's legendary KDKA radio. The TV outlet was made a CBS affiliate in 1955 (much to the chagrin of NBC, where KDKA radio was an affiliate) with NBC and ABC as secondary. It became a CBS O&O in 1996.

Current Prime-Time Schedule

Day 7:00 7:30 8:00 8:30 9:00 9:30 10:00 10:30 11:00
Monday CBS Evening News The Insider Kevin Can Wait Man with a Plan Superior Donuts 2 Broke Girls Scorpion KDKA News at 11
Tuesday CBS Evening News The Insider NCIS Bull NCIS: New Orleans KDKA News at 11
Wednesday CBS Evening News The Insider Survivor: Game Changers Criminal Minds Criminal Minds: Beyond Borders KDKA News at 11
Thursday CBS Evening News The Insider The Big Bang Theory The Great Indoors Mom Life in Pieces Amazing Race KDKA News at 11
Friday CBS Evening News The Insider Undercover Boss Hawaii Five-0 Blue Bloods KDKA News at 11
Saturday KDKA News at 7 The Insider Crimetime Saturday Training Day 48 Hours Mystery KDKA News at 11
Sunday 60 Minutes NCIS: Los Angeles Madam Secretary Elementary KDKA News at 11

External Links

Official website for KDKA-TV