WHOI is the ABC affiliate in Peoria, Illinois. The station operates on digital channel 19, formerly 8 & 19 analog and 40 digital.
WHOI began broadcasting on October 20, 1953 as a CBS affiliate with a secondary DuMont under call letters WTVH-TV. In 1956, DuMont went off the air while the station became a sole CBS affiliate. In 1957, the station became an ABC affiiate after CBS went to WMBD-TV channel 31. In 1965, the station changed its call letters to WIRL-TV. Then in 1973, the station changed its call letters again to WRAU-TV. In 1985, WHOI became the new call letters of the station.
Current ABC Prime-Time Schedule (Ch. 19)
|Monday||ABC World News Tonight||Entertainment Tonight||The Bachelorette||Still Star-Crossed||HOI 19 News at 10PM|
|Tuesday||ABC World News Tonight||Entertainment Tonight||Downward Dog||Encore programming||HOI 19 News at 10PM|
|Wednesday||ABC World News Tonight||Entertainment Tonight||Various programming||HOI 19 News at 10PM|
|Thursday||ABC World News Tonight||Entertainment Tonight||Encore programming||HOI 19 News at 10PM|
|Friday||ABC World News Tonight||Entertainment Tonight||Encore programming||20/20||HOI 19 News at 10PM|
|Saturday||HOI 19 News Weekend||Paid Program||Encore programming||HOI 19 News Weekend|
|Sunday||Encore/live programming||HOI 19 News Weekend|