KXNU-LD
KGNSTelemundo83.png
Channels
BrandingTelemundo Laredo
TeleNoticias Laredo (newscasts)
Programming
AffiliationsTelemundo
Ownership
Owner
KGNS-TV
KYLX-LD
History
FoundedAugust 25, 2009
First air date
July 12, 2011 (11 years ago) (2011-07-12)
Former call signs
K10QK-D (2011–2018)
Technical information
Facility ID181808
ClassLD
ERP3 kW
HAAT277.6 m (911 ft)
Transmitter coordinates27°40′22″N 99°39′52″W / 27.67278°N 99.66444°W / 27.67278; -99.66444 (KYLX-LD)
Links
Websitewww.telemundolaredo.tv

KXNU-LD (channel 10) is a low-power television station in Laredo, Texas, United States, affiliated with the Spanish-language Telemundo network. It is owned by Gray Television alongside dual NBC/ABC affiliate KGNS-TV (channel 8) and dual CBS/CW+ affiliate KYLX-LD (channel 13). The stations share studios on Del Mar Boulevard (near I-35) in northern Laredo, while KXNU-LD's transmitter is located on Shea Street north of downtown.

History

The station's history traces back to 2008, when KGNS launched a third digital subchannel, affiliated with Telemundo. The station went on the air on July 12, 2011 as K10QK-D, owned by SagamoreHill Broadcasting and simulcasting KGNS-TV's third subchannel. It was sold to Gray Television on December 31, 2013, along with KGNS-TV. On October 4, 2018, the station's call sign was changed to KXNU-LD.

Newscasts

Newscasts on the station have existed since 2010, having branded as TeleNoticias Laredo ever since then. In 2015, the newscasts switched to a set of Gray Television graphics and the "Telemundo News" theme from Cacharros Musik. On September 7, 2020, the newscasts switched to a newer set of Gray Television graphics and both "U-Phonix" and "Third Coast" from Stephen Arnold Music.

Subchannel

Channel Video Aspect Short name Programming [1]
10.1 720p 16:9 TELEMUN Telemundo

References

  1. ^ "RabbitEars.Info". www.rabbitears.info. Retrieved 18 April 2018.