KPXR-TV
CityCedar Rapids, Iowa
Channels
BrandingIon
Programming
Affiliations48.1: Ion Television
48.2: Grit
48.3: Bounce TV
48.4: Laff
48.5: Defy TV
48.6: TrueReal
48.7: Newsy
48.8: HSN
Ownership
Owner
History
First air date
May 3, 1997 (25 years ago) (1997-05-03)
Former call signs
KTVC (1997–1998)
Former channel number(s)
Analog:
48 (UHF, 1997–2009)
Digital:
47 (UHF, until 2018)
Analog/DT1:
inTV (1997–1998)
DT2:
Qubo (until 2021)
DT3:
Ion Plus (until 2021)
DT4:
Ion Shop (until 2021)
DT5:
QVC (until 2021)
DT6:
HSN (until 2021)
Call sign meaning
Pax Cedar Rapids
Technical information
Licensing authority
FCC
Facility ID21156
ERP215 kW
HAAT451 m (1,480 ft)
Transmitter coordinates42°17′43″N 91°53′11″W / 42.29528°N 91.88639°W / 42.29528; -91.88639
Links
Public license information
Websiteiontelevision.com

KPXR-TV (channel 48) is a television station licensed to Cedar Rapids, Iowa, United States, broadcasting the Ion Television network to Eastern Iowa. It is owned and operated by the Ion Media subsidiary of the E. W. Scripps Company, and maintains offices on Blairs Ferry Road Northeast in Cedar Rapids and a transmitter near Walker, Iowa.

Technical information

Subchannels

The station's digital signal is multiplexed:

Channel Video Aspect Short name Programming[1]
48.1 720p 16:9 ION Ion Television
48.2 Grit Grit
48.3 480i Bounce Bounce TV
48.4 Laff Laff
48.5 Defy TV Defy TV
48.6 TruReal TrueReal
48.7 Newsy Newsy
48.8 HSN HSN

References

  1. ^ "RabbitEars TV Query for KPXR". Retrieved March 7, 2021.