Iowa TV Coverage Maps

The color of the county corresponds to the number of TV stations it is "officially" in. No county is on nine stations' maps currently (though Henry may have been for a while around 2000). The number can be reached by any combination of stations.

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Iowa television stations with dates on air

Location ABC NBC CBS
Des Moines WOI
(2/21/50)
WHO
(4/26/54)
KCCI
(7/31/55)
(KRNT)
Cedar Rapids/Waterloo KCRG
(10/15/53)
(KCRI)
KWWL
(11/26/53)
KGAN
(9/30/53)
(WMT)
Quad Cities WQAD
(8/1/63)
KWQC
(10/31/49)
(WOC)
WHBF
(7/1/50)
Sioux City KCAU
(3/9/53)
(KVTV)
KTIV
(10/10/54)
KMEG
(9/5/67)
Omaha/Council Bluffs KETV
(1957)
WOWT
(8/29/49)
(WOW)
KMTV
(9/1/49)
Mason City/Rochester KAAL
(8/17/53)
(KMMT)
KTTC
(1953)
(KROC)
KIMT
(5/15/54)
(KGLO)
Extreme southeast KTVO
(11/21/55)
WGEM
(9/4/53)
KHQA
(9/23/53)

Most dates taken from station websites or www.xplorehistory.com, with additional information from Matt's TV Guide Page.

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