Television Station Information

KWHY Channel 22

Programming: Spanish Independent

ID: "Canal 22"

City: Los Angeles, CA

Owner: Meruelo Broadcasting

Web Site:

Station Info: Digital Full-Power - 486 kW

DTV/HDTV Channel: 42

Market: Los Angeles

Digital Subchannels:
22.1 KWHY/Canal 22

February 2001: Telemundo buys Los Angeles station KWHY from Harriscope for $239 million.
In July 2011 the station was sold from NBC Universal to The Meruelo Group.
In 2012 the station will join the MundoFox network.
Station joined the MundoFox network for the August 13, 2012 launch. MundoFox was renamed to MundoMax in July 2015.
After the shutdown of the Mundo Max network in December 2016 the station returned to its roots as a Spanish independent station.

KWHY is a television station in Los Angeles, CA that serves the Los Angeles television market. The station runs Spanish Independent programming and identifies itself as "Canal 22". KWHY is a digital full-power television station that operates with 486 kilowatts of power and is owned by Meruelo Broadcasting. This station broadcast primarily in Spanish.

Detailed Engineering Information / KWHY FCC Applications