WHAM ABC 13 News Rochester NY Live Stream Weather and Sports Channel Online Stream. ABC WHAM 13 local breaking News update Channel Rochester, New York United States Live Online Streaming. WHAM is associated with ABC. The station is certified to Rochester, United States. It telecasts a high-resolution digital signal on virtual and VHF frequency 13.
This is done from a transmitting tower on Pinnacle Hill. It is on the border between Rochester and Brighton. WHAM ABC is under the authority of Deerfield Media. It is the Sinclair Telecast Group. It ownsWUHF (frequency 31) which is an associate of Fox. It runs WHAM-TV in a shared services contract. Both the channels have joined offices on West Henrietta Road (NY 15) in Henrietta. On satellite, WHAM can be seen on Charter Spectrum station 23 in both standard and high resolution. WFXR FOX 27 News Rochester.
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On September 15, 1962, WHAM ABC 13 News went on the air at 4 p.m. as WORK. It stands for “We’re OK”. From the beginning of its inception, it has always been associated with ABC News. Moreover, it is the only advertising channel in the area that has never altered its association. It basically ran its production from offices situated on South Clinton Avenue in city.
Rochester Educational Television Association was the channel’s original regional owner. The rest of the shareholders were the Genesee Valley Television Company, Star TV, Inc., Community Telecasting, Inc., Heritage Radio and Television Telecasting Company, Main Telecasting Company, Federal Telecasting Systems, Citizens Television Corporation Inc., Later in March 1970, Flower City purchased the channel from its partners. After sometime Post Corporation bought the channel from Flower City. It was a media company based in the Fox Cities region of Wisconsin in 1977. In 1984, George N. Gillett Jr. purchased the Post Corporation channels relocating it into Gillett Holdings, Inc. In 1991, the Hughes Telecasting Partners bought the channel. Later in the run, in 1995, Hughes auctioned WOKR to Guy Gannett Communications.