KYVV-TV

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KYVV-TV
Del Rio, Texas
United States
ChannelsDigital: 28 (UHF)
Virtual: 28 (PSIP)
TranslatorsKGMM-CD 24.4 (UHF) San Antonio
28 (UHF) Bandera (application)
AffiliationsGrit
OwnerStryker Media LLC
OperatorCNZ Communications
First air date1997 (22 years ago) (1997)
Call letters' meaningYour VasalloVision (former affiliation)
Former callsignsKTRG (1997–2010)
Former channel number(s)Analog:
10 (VHF, 1997–2009)
Digital:
10 (PSIP, until 2018)
Former affiliationsIndependent (1997–2010)
VasalloVision (2010–2012)
MundoFox/MundoMax (2012–2016)
Silent (2016–2018)
Transmitter power1000 kW
185 kW (application)
Height100 m (328 ft)
751.6 m (2,466 ft) (application)
Facility ID55762
Transmitter coordinates29°20′40.1″N 100°51′40.6″W / 29.344472°N 100.861278°W / 29.344472; -100.861278
29°28′10.8″N 99°56′30.2″W / 29.469667°N 99.941722°W / 29.469667; -99.941722 (application)
Licensing authorityFCC
Public license informationProfile
CDBS

KYVV-TV is a Grit-affiliated television station licensed to Del Rio, Texas, United States. Owned by Stryker Media, it broadcasts a digital signal on virtual and UHF channel 28 from a transmitter southeast of the city. The station's signal is relayed on the fourth digital subchannel of Class A station KGMM-CD (channel 24.4) in San Antonio.

History[edit]

The station was founded February 14, 1992 as KTRG. It was previously a VasalloVision affiliate until August 13, 2012,[1] when it became an affiliate of MundoFox (later MundoMax). The station went silent on May 12, 2016.[2]

final logo under MundoMax affiliation

Stryker Media agreed to purchase KYVV-TV from SATV 10 for $450,000 on October 12, 2017.[3] CNZ Communications, a sister company to Stryker, has operated the station under a local marketing agreement since June 26, 2017. The sale was completed on April 6, 2018. KYVV-TV returned to the air on July 1, 2018 as an affiliate of Grit.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "'VasalloVision Network' in Las Vegas, Nevada" (Press release). VasalloVision Television Network. January 14, 2010. Retrieved January 15, 2010.
  2. ^ FCC-filed Children's Television Programming Report for Q2 2016: "KYVV went silent as of May 12th, 2016. All broadcasting ceased at midnight"
  3. ^ "Application for Consent to Assignment of Broadcast Station Construction Permit or License". CDBS Public Access. Federal Communications Commission. October 18, 2017. Retrieved October 20, 2017.

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