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Chico, California
United States
BrandingUniMás 30
ChannelsDigital: 30 (UHF)
Virtual: 30 (PSIP)
Affiliations30.1: UniMás
OwnerSinclair Broadcast Group
LicenseeParadise (KCVU-TV) Licensee, Inc.
First air dateDecember 8, 2003 (16 years ago) (2003-12-08)
Call sign meaningK TeleFutura
Former call signsK57JJ (2003–2006)
K35HY (2006–2007)
KKTF-LP (2007–2010)
Former channel number(s)Analog
35 (UHF, 2007–2010)
Transmitter power15 kW
Height428.6 m (1,406 ft)
Facility ID131020
Transmitter coordinates39°57′45″N 121°42′44″W / 39.96250°N 121.71222°W / 39.96250; -121.71222
Licensing authorityFCC
Public license informationProfile

KKTF-LD, virtual and UHF digital channel 30, is a low-powered UniMás-affiliated television station licensed to Chico, California, United States. Owned by the Sinclair Broadcast Group, it is sister to Redding-licensed ABC affiliate KRCR-TV (channel 7) and four other low-power stations: Chico-licensed Antenna TV affiliate KXVU-LP (analog channel 17); MyNetworkTV affiliates Redding-licensed KRVU-LD (channel 21) and Chico-licensed KZVU-LD (channel 22), and Chico-licensed Univision affiliate KUCO-LD (channel 27). Sinclair also operates Paradise-licensed Fox affiliate KCVU (channel 20) through a local marketing agreement (LMA) with owner Cunningham Broadcasting. However, Sinclair effectively owns KCVU as the majority of Cunningham's stock is owned by the family of deceased group founder Julian Smith. The stations share studios on Auditorium Drive east of downtown Redding and maintain a news bureau and sales office at the former Sainte Television Group facilities on Main Street in downtown Chico (for FCC and other legal purposes, the Chico/Paradise-licensed stations still use the Chico address and Redding-licensed stations use the Redding address). KKTF-LD's transmitter is located along Cohasset Road northeast of Chico.

Digital channel[edit]

Channel Video Aspect PSIP Short Name Programming
30.1 480i 4:3 KKTF-LD Main KKTF-LD programming / UniMás

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