(Watch Local breaking WIAT CBS 42 News Birmingham AL Live Stream Weather and Sports Channel Online Streaming) WIAT TV 42 Weather channel Birmingham, Alabama Live Online Stream. The allocation of WIAT CBS channel 42 in Birmingham begins in 1949. This happened when the Birmingham News Company wrote an application for a construction license. The application was written to the Federal Communications Commission for a television station license under the call letters. The WIAT CBS News Channel and the owners of WAFM-MTV teamed up with The Voice of Alabama. They had a motive to develop a broadcast tower.
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Southern Broadcasting attempted to construct a third commercial television station in Alabama by 1956. This was when it teamed up with Chicago film investment banker Bill DuBois to request for a new construction license. However, the new permit application was allotted that every year. The station’s inauguration was postponed due to limited equipment for broadcast transmission. The first program ran at 5:30 p.m. on WIAT CBS News channel.
On April 6, 2006, CBS Universal declared that it will sell WVTM-TV and three of its other minor-market run in Providence, Rhode Island. The FCC media ownership prohibits prohibit broadcasting companies to own two of the four highest-rated television stations among the same media market. Media General eventually declared that it will find a consumer for its station in the country to attain WVTM. WIAT is affiliated withCBStelevisionstationand authorized to Alabama. The station is under the hold of Nexstar Media Group. WIAT’s studios are situated on Golden Crest Drive. It is close to Valley Avenue in southeastern Birmingham. CBS WAIT’stransmitting tower is situated on a mountain which is next to the American General Candelabra tower.