Television Station Information

WPWR Channel 50

Programming: The CW The CW

ID: "CW 50"

City: Gary, IN

Owner: Fox Television Stations

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Station Info: Digital Full-Power - 1000 kW

DTV/HDTV Channel: 51
Dish Network Channel: 50
DirecTV Channel: 50

Market: Chicago

Digital Subchannels:
50.1 CW/MyNetworkTV
50.2 Movies!
50.3 Light TV
50.4 Buzzr

Jan/Feb 2006: WPWR droped the UPN branding and became "Power 50." Shortly thereafter, WPWR announced that they would be join the new network from FOX called My Network TV.
September 2016: Station adds programming from the CW network and rebrands as CW 50.

WPWR is a television station in Gary, IN that serves the Chicago television market. The station runs programming from the The CW network and identifies itself as "CW 50". WPWR is a digital full-power television station that operates with 1000 kilowatts of power and is owned by Fox Television Stations.

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