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Cedar Rapids, Iowa
Branding ION Television
Slogan Positively Entertaining
Channels Digital: 47 (UHF)
Subchannels 48.1 Ion TV
48.2 qubo
48.3 ION Life
48.4 ION Shop
48.5 QVC Over Air
Owner Ion Media Networks, Inc.
(Ion Media License Company, LLC)
First air date 1997
Call letters' meaning PaX Cedar Rapids
Former callsigns KTVC (1997-1998)
Former channel number(s) 48 (UHF analog, 1997-2009)
Former affiliations inTV (1997-1998)
Pax TV (1998-2005)
i (2005-2007)
Transmitter power 500 kW
Height 309 m
Facility ID 21156
Transmitter coordinates 42°17′17″N 91°52′54″W / 42.28806°N 91.88167°W / 42.28806; -91.88167

KPXR-TV is the Ion Television affiliate for Cedar Rapids, Iowa. The station is owned by ION Media Networks, and operates a digital signal on channel 47.

Digital television[edit]

On February 17, 2009, KPXR-TV's digital signal remained on channel 47 when the analog to digital conversion was completed.[1]

Digital channels[edit]

Channel Video Aspect PSIP Short Name Network
48.1 720p 16:9 ION Ion Television
48.2 480i 4:3 qubo Qubo
48.3 IONLife Ion Life
48.4 Shop Ion Shop
48.5 QVC QVC
48.6 HSN HSN


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