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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 Supergirl Scorpion NCIS: Los Angeles KDKA News at 11
Tuesday CBS Evening News The Insider NCIS NCIS: New Orleans Limitless KDKA News at 11
Wednesday CBS Evening News The Insider Survivor Criminal Minds Code Black KDKA News at 11
Thursday CBS Evening News The Insider The Big Bang Theory Life in Pieces Mom 2 Broke Girls Elementary KDKA News at 11
Friday CBS Evening News The Insider The Amazing Race Hawaii Five-0 Blue Bloods KDKA News at 11
Saturday KDKA News at 7 The Insider Crimetime Saturday Crimetime Saturday 48 Hours Mystery KDKA News at 11
Sunday 60 Minutes Madam Secretary The Good Wife CSI: Cyber KDKA News at 11

External Links

Official website for KDKA-TV