(Watch Local breaking WVTM NBC 13 News Birmingham AL Live Stream Weather and Sports Channel Online Stream) WVTM TV 13 Weather Channel Birmingham, Alabama Live Online Streaming. The WVTM NBC Channel initially logged on the air on May 29, 1949. It came into limelight by the name of WVTM NBC. It basically produced a specific schedule of regional programming. The station then started shifting its network production on July 1. It started its operation as a basic affiliate of CBS and sub-affiliate of ABC. On October 1, the channel 13 started running a developed timetable of production from ABC and CBS. It was initially under the hold of“The Voice of Alabama”.
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WVTM NBC News Channel had undertaken radio stations like WAPI and NBC WVTM Channel Live as well. It has the record of being a prolonged continuous functioning television station in Alabama. During 1949, many programs were telecasted during the daytime hours by NBC WAFM-TV. This allowed radio electronics and unit stores to signify television set receivers to probable clients. The Federal Communications Commission accepted a petition in January 1953. It was to increase the station’s transmitting strength from 26,000 to 316,000 watts.
In 2006, NBC WVTM Television declared that it would hold its four minor-market stations up for sale. On March 21, 2014, LIN Media made a deal of $1.6 billion in correspondence to link with Media General. LIN already was affiliated to CBS, due to the same FCC duopoly limitations established on comprehensive viewership. This provoked Media General to sell WIAT. The companies were demanded to vend WIAT to another station owner. It was done in order to follow up with the agency’s ownership rules. Media General free willingly chose to perform the sales. By doing this it would prevent sharing agreements that involved two or more television stations in the same market.