KION - Salinas, CA
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1
N 36° 39.640 W 121° 36.989
10S E 623648 N 4058121
Quick Description: The CBS affiliate in Salinas, CA.
Location: California, United States
Date Posted: 6/20/2011 10:45:58 PM
Waymark Code: WMBTX8
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member sailor_dave
Views: 1

Long Description:
"KION-TV is a full-power television station in Salinas, California, broadcasting on digital channel 32 as a CBS affiliate. The stations continues to use UHF channel 46 as its virtual channel through the use of PSIP. KION-TV shows local news, weather, and sports programming, as well as syndicated and community-affair programs. Owned by Cowles California Media Company, a subsidiary of the Spokane, Washington-based Cowles Publishing Company, the station is sister to low-powered Telemundo affiliate KMUV-LP and full-service Fox affiliate KCBA. The latter is owned by Seal Rock Broadcasters but operated by Cowles through a shared services agreement.

KION can be seen on channel 5 on most cable systems. While most transmitters for the Monterey Peninsula is located on Fremont Peak, KION's transmitter is currently located on Mount Toro, about 10 miles south of Salinas." (visit link)
Address:
1550 Moffett St
Salinas, CA USA


Website: [Web Link]

Programming:
CBS Shows


Favorite Show/Personality: CSI

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