|Branding||Antenna TV 17.1|
|Channels||Digital: 17 (UHF)
Virtual: 17 (PSIP)
|Affiliations||Antenna TV (2014–present)|
|Owner||Bonten Media Group
(California Broadcasting, Inc.)
|Founded||July 26, 2002|
|First air date||2006|
|Former callsigns||K17HF (2005)
|Former channel number(s)||Analog:
17 (UHF, 2006–2016)
|Former affiliations||Telemundo (2006–2014)|
|Transmitter power||40 kW|
|Public license information:||Profile
KXVU-LD is a low-power television station in Chico, California, broadcasting locally on channel 17 as an affiliate of the Antenna TV network. The station is owned by Bonten Media Group, owners of KRCR-TV in Redding, KRVU-LD and KUCO-LD in Chico and KECA-LD in Eureka.
The station commenced broadcasting in 2006. It was founded by Chester Smith of Sainte Partners II, L.P., joining sister station KUCO-LD (their Univision affiliate) as the only two Spanish-language stations in the North Valley until they also founded KKTF-LD (the UniMás affiliate). After the sale of Sainte's assets to Bonten Media Group (owners of ABC affiliates KRCR-TV in Redding and KAEF-TV in Eureka) in 2014, the new owners sold the rights of Telemundo to K4 Media Holdings and moved the station from KXVU to KNVN-DT2 channel 24.2, which is now owned by Heartland Media.
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- "Sinclair Buying Bonten Stations For $240M". TVNewsCheck. Retrieved 21 April 2017.
- RabbitEars TV Query for KXVU
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