Television Station Information

KRON Channel 4

Programming: My Network TV My Network TV

ID: "KRON 4"

City: San Francisco, CA

Owner: Young Broadcasting

Web Site:

Station Info: Digital Full-Power - 1000 kW

DTV/HDTV Channel: 38
Dish Network Channel: 4
DirecTV Channel: 4

Market: San Francisco - Oakland - San Jose

Digital Subchannels:
4.1 KRON
4.2 KRON 4 News 24/7

In January 2002 KRON lost the NBC affiliation and as a result added more news and local programming.
October 2008: KRON formerly carried Retro Television Network on 4.2 but has since dropped the affiliation.
In July 2012 KRON switched 4.2 to a 24/7 news repeat channel.

KRON is a television station in San Francisco, CA that serves the San Francisco - Oakland - San Jose television market. The station runs programming from the My Network TV network and identifies itself as "KRON 4". KRON is a digital full-power television station that operates with 1000 kilowatts of power and is owned by Young Broadcasting.

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