List of television stations in Alaska

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This is a list of broadcast television stations serving cities/towns in the U.S. state of Alaska.

Full-power stations[edit]

VC refers to the station's PSIP virtual channel. RF refers to the station's physical RF channel.

Area served City of license VC RF Callsign Network Notes
Anchorage Anchorage 2 10 KTUU-TV NBC (Alaska's initial TV station, first air date, as KFIA: October 16, 1953)
Anchorage Anchorage 4 20 KTBY Fox (first air date: December 2, 1983)
Anchorage Anchorage 5 5 KYES-TV MNT (first air date: January 21, 1990)
Anchorage Anchorage 7 8 KAKM PBS (first air date: May 7, 1975)
Anchorage Anchorage 11 28 KTVA CBS (first air date: December 11, 1953)
Anchorage Anchorage 13 12 KYUR ABC (first air date, as KHAR: October 31, 1967). The CW on DT2.
Anchorage Anchorage 33 33 KDMD ION (Alaska's sole UHF station, first air date: October 1, 1989). Telemundo on DT2, KACN-LP on DT3.
Fairbanks Fairbanks 2 18 KATN ABC (first air date, as KFAR: March 1, 1955) The CW on DT2, simulcast of KYUR-DT2.
Fairbanks Fairbanks 4 20 KJNP-TV TBN (first air date: December 7, 1981)
Fairbanks Fairbanks 7 7 KFXF Fox (first air date, as low-power station K07UU: April 20, 1992). CBS (simulcast of K13XD) on DT2.
Fairbanks Fairbanks 9 9 KUAC-TV PBS part of the AlaskaOne network (first air date: December 22, 1971)
Fairbanks Fairbanks 11 26 KTVF NBC (first air date: February 3, 1955)
Juneau Juneau 3 10 KTOO-TV PBS part of the AlaskaOne network (first air date: October 1, 1978)
Juneau Juneau 8 11 KJUD ABC (first air date, as KINY: February 19, 1956). The CW on DT2, simulcast of KYUR-DT2, Fox on DT3.
Ketchikan Ketchikan 4 13 KUBD CBS (first air date, as KNEB: April 1, 1995). Simulcast from KTNL-TV.
Sitka Sitka 13 7 KTNL-TV CBS (started broadcasting, as KIFW in 1966)

Defunct full-power stations[edit]

LPTV stations[edit]

Area served City of license ch Callsign Network Notes
Akhiok Akhiok 9 K09UD
Akutan Akutan 9 K09RH
Alakanuk Alakanuk 8 K08KD
Allakaket Allakaket, etc. 9 K09QL
Ambler Ambler 11 K11QI
Anaktuvuk Pass Anaktuvuk Pass 9 K09RS
Anchorage Anchorage 6 KNIK-LP Smooth jazz radio
Anchorage Whittier 9 K09UB
Anchorage Bethel 15 (RF channel 15) KYUK-LD PBS 360 North on 15.3, Independent on 15.4
Anchorage Anchorage 18 KYEX-LP MyNetworkTV (first air date: January 21, 1990)
Anchorage Trapper Creek 24 K24AG
Anchorage Anchorage 35 (RF channel 35) KCFT-CD FamilyNet (started broadcasting in 1984) KATB on 35.2, KAFC on 35.3, Sports on 35.4
Anchorage Anchorage 38 KACN-LP Independent (started broadcasting in 2008)
Anchorage Anchorage 41 K41DP TBN
Anchorage Anchorage 45 (RF channel 45) K45HQ-D
Angoon Angoon 9 K09QF
Anvik Anvik 7 K07RE
Arctic Village Arctic Village 9 K09RV
Atmautluak Atmautluak 12 K12NP
Atqasuk Atqasuk 9 K09TZ
Barrow Barrow 4 K04KS ARCS
Beaver Beaver 9 K09QQ
Bethel Bethel 21 K21AO
Bettles Bettles 9 K09TE
Cantwell Cantwell 9 K09SI
Cape Pole Cape Pole 13 K13SD
Chalkyitsik Chalkyitsik 9 K09QG
Chenega Chenega 13 K13VV
Chevak Chevak 2 K02KX
Chickaloon Chickaloon 10 K10MT
Chignik Chignik 7 K07RY
Chignik Lagoon Chignik Lagoon 9 K09SO
Chistochina Chistochina 7 K07QZ
Chitina Chitina 13 K13SB
Chuathbaluk Chuathbaluk 6 K06LG ARCS
Circle Circle 13 K13SI
Circle Hot Springs Circle Hot Springs 3 K03GO
Circle Hot Springs Circle Hot Springs 6 K06LP ARCS
Cooper Landing Cooper Landing 8 K08KO
Copper Center Copper Center 12 K12MO
Cordova Cordova 15 K15AK
Crooked Creek Crooked Creek 7 K07RZ
Delta Junction Delta Junction 17 K17AF
Dillingham Dillingham 5 K05KF
Dillingham Dillingham 10 K10LD
Diomede Diomede 13 K13UX
Dot Lake Dot Lake 13 K13RM
Eagle Village Eagle Village 9 K09RF
Eek Eek 11 K11SD
Ekwok Ekwok 11 K11QW
Fairbanks Delta Junction 10 K10OB 3ABN
Fairbanks Fairbanks 13 (RF channel 13) K13XD-D CBS (first air date: August 7, 1996) NBC on 13.2
Fairbanks Fairbanks 22 (RF channel 22) K22EY-D FOX CBS on 22.2
Fairbanks Fairbanks 30 K30ET
Fairbanks Fairbanks 32 KDMD-LP Ion
Fairbanks Fairbanks 34 K34EJ
Fairbanks Fairbanks 36 K36ED
Fairbanks Fairbanks 38 K38EL
Fairbanks Fairbanks 40 K40EN
Fairbanks Fairbanks 42 K42EC
Fairbanks Fairbanks 44 K44EK
Fairbanks Fairbanks 46 K46EH
Fairbanks Fairbanks 48 K48FG
Fairbanks Fairbanks 50 K50EH
False Pass False Pass 9 K09RP
Fort Yukon Fort Yukon 7 K07RC
Gakona Gakona 11 K11RG
Galena Galena 4 K04LZ
Gambell Gambell 9 K09QR
Glennallen Glennallen 7 K07QS ABC
Glennallen & Copper Glennallen & Copper 13 K13UB
Golovin Golovin 7 K07QX
Gustavus Gustavus 2 K02LW
Haines Haines 7 K07RF
Halibut Cove Halibut Cove 12 K12NW
Hollis Hollis 8 K08KP
Holy Cross Holy Cross 7 K07RJ
Hoonah Hoonah 7 K07QV
Hughes Hughes 9 K09RY
Huslia Huslia 9 K09QD
Hydaburg Hydaburg 9 K09QI
Igiugig Igiugig 9 K09SP
Ivanof Bay Ivanof Bay 9 K09SN
Juneau Juneau/Douglas 5 (RF channel 35) KATH-LD NBC (first air date: August 17, 1998)
Juneau Juneau 15 KCBJ-LP MyNetworkTV
Juneau Juneau 24 (RF channel 24) KXLJ-LD CBS
Juneau Juneau 26 (RF channel 26) K26LI-D
Kake Kake 9 K09QP
Kaktovik Kaktovik 9 K09QY
Kalskag Kalskag 9 K09TR
Kaltag Kaltag 9 K09TX
Karluk Karluk 9 K09QK
Kasigluk Kasigluk 9 K09UE
Kenai Peninsula Kenai, etc. 6 K06MF MyNetworkTV
Kenai Peninsula Girdwood 10 K10MB ABC
King Salmon King Salmon 4 K04KN
Kivalina Kivalina 9 K09QZ
Klukwan Klukwan 4 K04KQ
Kobuk Kobuk 2 K02KZ
Kodiak Kodiak 11 KUBD-LP CBS, Ion
Kodiak Kodiak 17 K17GQ
Koliganek Koliganek 7 K07QW
Kongiganak Kongiganak 9 K09RG
Kotlik Kotlik 9 K09SL
Kotzebue Kotzebue 13 K13UE
Kwigillingok Kwigillingok 13 K13UK
Larsen Bay Larsen Bay 9 K09QE
Levelock Levelock 7 K07TT
Manokotak Manokotak 9 K09TQ
McKinley Park, Alaska McKinley Park 3 K03GK
Mentasta Lake Mentasta Lake 9 K09QJ
Meyers Chuck Meyers Chuck 9 K09TI
Minto Minto 13 K13TK
Moose Pass Moose Pass 15 K15AP
Mosquito Lake Mosquito Lake 13 K13UM
Mountain Village Mountain Village 13 K13TJ
Nelson Lagoon Nelson Lagoon 9 K09QM
Nikolai Nikolai 4 K04MB
Nome Nome 11 K11TH Silent
Northway Northway 4 K04KP
Nuiqsut Nuiqsut 9 K09RT
Ouzinkie Ouzinkie 7 K07QY
Paxson Paxson 11 K11QV
Pedro Bay Pedro Bay 13 K13SV
Petersburg Petersburg 21 K21CK
Pilot Station Pilot Station 15 K15AU
Point Hope Point Hope 9 K09QN
Port Graham Port Graham 13 K13SC
Port Moller Port Moller 7 K07SO
Rampart Rampart 9 K09RD
Red Devil Red Devil 2 K02LA
Ruby Ruby 4 K04KU
Savoonga Savoonga 7 K07RD
Shaktoolik Shaktoolik 7 K07QU
Sheep Mountain Sheep Mountain 12 K12NO
Shishmaref Shishmaref 9 K09RZ
Sitka Sitka 5 KSCT-LP NBC Satellite of KATH-LD Juneau
Sitka/Ketchikan Ketchikan 9 (RF channel 9) K09YQ-D
Skagway Skagway 11 K11QE PBS
Slana Slana 4 K04KX
Slana Slana 13 K13SM
St. George St. George 9 K09RE
St. Michael St. Michael 9 K09QX
St. Paul St. Paul 9 K09RB
Stony River Stony River 13 K13SE
Takotna Takotna 4 K04LN
Tanana Tanana 7 K07RB
Tanunak Tanunak 9 K09SW
Teller Teller 9 K09RO
Tetlin Tetlin 7 K07SP
Tok Tok 13 K13RR
Toksook Bay Toksook Bay 11 K11QG
Tuluksak Tuluksak 8 K08ID
Unalakleet Unalakleet 9 K09RC
Unalaska Unalaska 4 K04KV
Valdez Valdez 15 K15AI
Venetie Venetie 9 K09TW
Whale Pass Whale Pass 7 K07SI
Womens Bay Womens Bay, Alaska 2 K02ME
Yakutat Yakutat 9 K09UA

Translators[edit]

Area served City of license ch Callsign Network Notes
Juneau Juneau 17 K17HC MyNetworkTV (first air date: August 25, 2004)
Homer-Seldovia Homer-Seldovia 9 PSIP 5 K09XO-D MyNetworkTV
Kenai Kenai 22 K22HN-D MyNetworkTV
Soldotna Soldotna 8 K08LW-D MyNetworkTV

Microwave service[edit]

ARCS: The Alaska Rural Communications Service, which provides some original programming and also "cherry-picks" retransmissions from among the broadcast stations in Anchorage, though usually not KYUR except in very rare occasions (such as Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race coverage), to provide television service to remote areas.