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Portales, New Mexico
United States
Branding KENW PBS New Mexico
Slogan Public Media for the High Plains
Channels Digital: 32 (UHF)

.1 PBS

.2 PBS Kids/Encore
Affiliations PBS
Owner Eastern New Mexico University
First air date September 1, 1974
Sister station(s) KENW-FM
Former channel number(s) 3 (VHF analog, 1974–2009)
Transmitter power 82.6 kW
Height 190.2 m
Facility ID 18338
Transmitter coordinates 34°15′8.4″N 103°14′22.4″W / 34.252333°N 103.239556°W / 34.252333; -103.239556

KENW is a Public television station in Portales, New Mexico, broadcasting locally on digital channel 32 (virtual channel 3) as a PBS member station. The digital sub-channels are PBS HD, PBS SD, and PBS Kids/PBS Encore. The station also broadcasts on channel 3 on Dish Network and DirecTV. The station is owned by Eastern New Mexico University. This station is unique in it provides local regional news to southeastern New Mexico with an entirely college student produced newscast entitled "News 3 New Mexico." The newscast includes hard news, local, and regional news pertinent to people in southeast New Mexico and rarely covers what a traditional college campus newscast covers.


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