WOPI-CD

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WOPI-CD
Translator of WKPT-TV, Kingsport, Tennessee
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Bristol, VirginiaKingsport, Tennessee
United States
ChannelsDigital: 11 (VHF)
Virtual: 19 (PSIP)
Brandingsee WKPT-TV infobox
Programming
Affiliations
Ownership
OwnerGlenwood Communications Corporation
(Holston Valley Broadcasting Corporation)
WKPT-TV, WAPK-CD, WKPT (AM), WKTP (FM), WMEV-FM, WOPI (AM), WRZK, WTFM, WVEK-FM
History
First air date
February 21, 1992 (28 years ago) (1992-02-21)
Former call signs
  • W56CT (1992–1995)
  • WVMP-LP (1995–1997)
  • WRZK-LP (1997)
  • WOPI-LP (1997–2002)
  • WOPI-CA (2002–2015)
Former channel number(s)
Analog:
56 (UHF, 1992–2002)
9 (VHF, 2002–2015)
Digital:
9 (VHF, 2015–2020)
Technical information
Licensing authority
FCC
Facility ID27490
ClassA
ERP3 kW
HAAT654.4 m (2,147 ft)
Transmitter coordinates36°25′53″N 82°8′15″W / 36.43139°N 82.13750°W / 36.43139; -82.13750
Links
Public license information
Profile
LMS
Websitewkpttv.com

WOPI-CD, virtual channel 19 (VHF digital channel 11), is a low-powered, Class A television station licensed to both Bristol, Virginia and Kingsport, Tennessee, United States. It is a translator of Kingsport-licensed Cozi TV affiliate WKPT-TV (channel 19) which is owned by the Glenwood Communications Corporation. WOPI-CD's transmitter is located on Holston Mountain in the Cherokee National Forest; its parent station maintains studios on Commerce Street in downtown Kingsport.

History[edit]

WOPI has been simulcasting the third digital subchannel of WKPT-TV since October 1, 2007. It was an affiliate of America One until December 21, 2007; it then carried the Retro Television Network until 2014, and Cozi TV until January 2017 (Cozi programming is now seen on WKPT-TV's primary channel). Prior to the simulcast, WOPI's schedule consisted of infomercials and programming from the Pentagon Channel. In recent years, WOPI-CA has been carried on cable in multiple areas within the Knoxville media market in Kentucky.

Digital television[edit]

Digital channels[edit]

The station's digital signal is multiplexed:

Channel Video Aspect PSIP Short Name Programming[1]
19.1 720p 16:9 COZI Simulcast of WKPT-TV / Cozi TV
19.2 480i MeTV Simulcast of WAPK-CD / MeTV
19.3 LAFF Simulcast of WKPT-DT3 / Laff
19.4 Escape Simulcast of WKPT-DT4 / Court TV Mystery

References[edit]

  1. ^ "RabbitEars.Info". RabbitEars.Info. Retrieved July 12, 2019.

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