The following is a list of television stations formerly owned and/or operated by Ion Media through its television stations division, Ion Media Television. As of September 2020, the company owned and operated 71 stations in 62 markets, all of which were primarily affiliated with either Ion Television or sister network Ion Plus.[1] Ion Media would be acquired by E. W. Scripps Company in a deal that closed on January 7, 2021, with Ion's stations either absorbed into Scripps' portfolio or sold to Inyo Broadcast Holdings.[2]

The following list does not include existing Scripps stations that have taken Ion Television as a subchannel affiliation.

For a list of all stations affiliated with Ion Television, see List of Ion Television affiliates.

City of license / Market State Station Channel
TV (RF)
Years owned Current affiliation & ownership status
Hoover - Birmingham Alabama WPXH-TV 44 (33) 1996−2021 Ion affiliate owned by Inyo Broadcast Holdings
Tolleson - Phoenix Arizona KPPX-TV 51 (31) 1996−2021 Ion affiliate owned by Inyo Broadcast Holdings
Porterville - Fresno California KPXF 61 (23) 1997–2003 UniMás affiliate, KTFF-DT, owned by Univision Communications
San Bernardino - Inglewood - Los Angeles California KPXN-TV 30 (24) 1998−2021 Ion owned-and-operated station (O&O), owned by E. W. Scripps Company
KILM 64 (24) 2018−2021 Bounce TV owned-and-operated station (O&O), owned by E. W. Scripps Company
Sacramento California KSPX-TV 29 (21) 1998−2021 Ion owned-and-operated station (O&O), owned by E. W. Scripps Company
San Jose - San Francisco - Oakland California KKPX-TV 65 (33) 1997−2021 Ion owned-and-operated station (O&O), owned by E. W. Scripps Company
Denver Colorado KPXC-TV 59 (18) 1996−2021 Ion affiliate owned by Inyo Broadcast Holdings
New London - Hartford - New Haven Connecticut WHPX-TV 26 (28) 1995−2021 Ion affiliate owned by Inyo Broadcast Holdings
Brunswick, Georgia - Jacksonville Florida WPXC-TV 21 (24) 2000−2021 Ion owned-and-operated station (O&O), owned by E. W. Scripps Company
Miami - Fort Lauderdale Florida WPXM-TV 35 (21) 1997−2021 Ion owned-and-operated station (O&O), owned by E. W. Scripps Company
Melbourne - Orlando - Daytona Beach Florida WOPX-TV 56 (14) 1998−2021 Ion owned-and-operated station (O&O), owned by E. W. Scripps Company
Bradenton - Tampa - St. Petersburg Florida WXPX-TV ** 66 (29) 1994−2021 Ion owned-and-operated station (O&O), owned by E. W. Scripps Company
Lake Worth - West Palm Beach Florida WPXP-TV ** 67 (36) 1998−2021 Ion affiliate owned by Inyo Broadcast Holdings
Rome - Atlanta Georgia WPXA-TV 14 (16) 1996−2021 Ion owned-and-operated station (O&O), owned by E. W. Scripps Company
Kaneohe - Honolulu Hawaii KPXO-TV ** 66 (32) 1998−2021 Ion affiliate owned by Inyo Broadcast Holdings
Nampa - Boise Idaho KTRV-TV 12 (13) 2017−2021 Ion affiliate owned by Inyo Broadcast Holdings
Chicago Illinois WCPX-TV 38 (34) 1998−2021 Ion owned-and-operated station (O&O), owned by E. W. Scripps Company
Decatur - Champaign - Springfield Illinois WPXU 23 (13) 1997–1999 The CW affiliate, WBUI, owned by GOCOM Media, LLC
(Operated under an SSA by Sinclair Broadcast Group)
Evansville Indiana WAZE-LP 17 2014–2017 defunct (license cancelled in 2017)
Bloomington - Indianapolis Indiana WCLJ-TV 42 (28) 2018−2021 Bounce TV affiliate owned by Inyo Broadcast Holdings
WIPX-TV 63 (28) 2000−2021 Ion affiliate owned by Inyo Broadcast Holdings
Cedar Rapids - Waterloo - Iowa City Iowa KPXR-TV ** 48 (22) 1997−2021 Ion owned-and-operated station (O&O), owned by E. W. Scripps Company
Newton - Des Moines Iowa KFPX-TV ** 39 (36) 1998−2021 Ion owned-and-operated station (O&O), owned by E. W. Scripps Company
Richmond - Lexington Kentucky WUPX-TV 67 (25) 2001−2021 Ion affiliate owned by Inyo Broadcast Holdings
New Orleans Louisiana WPXL-TV 49 (33) 2008−2021 Ion owned-and-operated station (O&O), owned by E. W. Scripps Company
Minden - Shreveport Louisiana KPXJ 21 (32) 1997–2003 The CW affiliate owned by KTBS, LLC
Waterville - Lewiston - Maine Maine WMPX-TV 23 (23) 1999–2003 Fox affiliate, WPFO, owned by Cunningham Broadcasting
(Operated through an SSA by Sinclair Broadcast Group)
WIPL 35 (24) 2018−2021 Ion owned-and-operated station (O&O), owned by E. W. Scripps Company
Boston - Woburn Massachusetts WDPX-TV 58 (22) 1999−2021 Grit owned-and-operated station (O&O), owned by E. W. Scripps Company
WBPX-TV 68 (22) 1999−2021 Ion owned-and-operated station (O&O), owned by E. W. Scripps Company
Concord - Manchester New Hampshire WPXG-TV
(Satellite of WBPX-TV)
21 (23) 1999−2021 Ion owned-and-operated station (O&O), owned by E. W. Scripps Company
Ann Arbor - Detroit Michigan WPXD-TV 31 (24) 1998−2021 Ion affiliate owned by Inyo Broadcast Holdings
Battle Creek - Grand Rapids - Lansing Michigan WZPX-TV ** 43 (21) 1996−2021 Ion affiliate owned by Inyo Broadcast Holdings
St. Cloud - Minneapolis - St. Paul Minnesota KPXM-TV 41 (16) 1996−2021 Ion owned-and-operated station (O&O), owned by E. W. Scripps Company
Kansas City Missouri KPXE-TV 50 (30) 1997−2021 Ion affiliate owned by Inyo Broadcast Holdings
St. Louis - East St. Louis - Mount Vernon Illinois
Missouri
WPXS 13 (13) 1998–2005 Daystar owned-and-operated station (O&O)
WRBU 46 (28) 2014−2021 Ion owned-and-operated station (O&O), owned by E. W. Scripps Company
Laughlin - Las Vegas Nevada KMCC 34 (32) 2020−2021 Ion owned-and-operated station (O&O), owned by E. W. Scripps Company
Albuquerque New Mexico KAPX 14 1999–2003 UniMás affiliate, KTFQ-TV (channel 41), owned by Entravision Communications
Amsterdam - Albany - Schenectady New York WYPX-TV 55 (19) 1997−2021 Ion affiliate owned by Inyo Broadcast Holdings
Batavia - Buffalo - Rochester New York WPXJ-TV ** 51 (24) 1999−2021 Ion affiliate owned by Inyo Broadcast Holdings
New York City New York WPXN-TV 31 (34) 1997−2021 Ion owned-and-operated station (O&O), owned by E. W. Scripps Company
Syracuse New York WSPX-TV 56 (36) 1998-2021 Ion owned-and-operated station (O&O), owned by E. W. Scripps Company
Burlington - Greensboro - High Point North Carolina WGPX-TV 16 (26) 1996−2021 Ion affiliate owned by Inyo Broadcast Holdings
Greenville - New Bern - Jacksonville North Carolina WEPX-TV 38 (36) 1998−2021 Ion owned-and-operated station (O&O), owned by E. W. Scripps Company
WPXU-TV
(Satellite of WEPX-TV)
35 (16) 1999−2021 Ion owned-and-operated station (O&O), owned by E. W. Scripps Company
Rocky Mount - Archer Lodge - Raleigh - Durham North Carolina WRPX-TV 47 (32) 1998−2021 Ion owned-and-operated station (O&O), owned by E. W. Scripps Company
WFPX-TV 62 (32) 1998−2021 Bounce TV owned-and-operated station (O&O), owned by E. W. Scripps Company
Canton - Akron - Cleveland Ohio WDLI-TV 17 (22) 2018−2021 Court TV affiliate owned by Inyo Broadcast Holdings
WVPX-TV 23 (22) 1996−2021 Ion affiliate owned by Inyo Broadcast Holdings
London - Columbus Ohio WSFJ-TV 51 (19) 2018−2021 Bounce TV owned-and-operated station (O&O), owned by E. W. Scripps Company
Springfield - Dayton - Richmond Indiana
Ohio
WDPX 26 (32) 1995–1999 The CW affiliate, WBDT, owned by Vaughan Media
(Operated through an SSA by Nexstar Media Group)
WKOI-TV 43 (31) 2018−2021 Ion owned-and-operated station (O&O), owned by E. W. Scripps Company
Oklahoma City Oklahoma KOPX-TV ** 62 (18) 1996−2021 Ion affiliate owned by Inyo Broadcast Holdings
Okmulgee - Tulsa Oklahoma KTPX-TV ** 44 (28) 1997−2021 Ion owned-and-operated station (O&O), owned by E. W. Scripps Company
Salem - Portland Oregon KPXG-TV 22 (22) 1996−2021 Ion owned-and-operated station (O&O), owned by E. W. Scripps Company
Wilmington - Philadelphia Delaware
Pennsylvania
WPPX-TV 61 (34) 1995−2021 Ion owned-and-operated station (O&O), owned by E. W. Scripps Company
Pittsburgh Pennsylvania WINP-TV 16 (16) 2011−2021 Ion owned-and-operated station (O&O), owned by E. W. Scripps Company
Scranton - Wilkes-Barre Pennsylvania WQPX-TV ** 64 (33) 1998−2021 Ion owned-and-operated station (O&O), owned by E. W. Scripps Company
San Juan Puerto Rico WJPX 24 (21) 1998–2000 América TeVé affiliate owned by America CV Network
New Bedford -
Newport - Providence
Massachusetts
Rhode Island
WLWC 28 (17) 2018−2021 Court TV affiliate owned by Inyo Broadcast Holdings
WPXQ-TV 69 (17) 1996−2021 Ion owned-and-operated station (O&O), owned by E. W. Scripps Company
Columbia South Carolina WZRB 47 (25) 2017−2021 Ion owned-and-operated station (O&O), owned by E. W. Scripps Company
Jellico - Knoxville Tennessee WPXK-TV ** 54 (18) 1993−2021 Ion owned-and-operated station (O&O), owned by E. W. Scripps Company
Memphis Tennessee WPXX-TV 50 (33) 2008−2021 Ion affiliate owned by Inyo Broadcast Holdings
Franklin - Nashville Tennessee WNPX-TV 28 (32) 1998-2021 Ion owned-and-operated station (O&O), owned by E. W. Scripps Company
Arlington - Dallas - Fort Worth Texas KPXD-TV ** 68 (25) 1996−2021 Ion owned-and-operated station (O&O), owned by E. W. Scripps Company
Conroe - Houston Texas KPXB-TV 49 (32) 1995−2021 Ion owned-and-operated station (O&O), owned by E. W. Scripps Company
Uvalde - San Antonio Texas KPXL-TV ** 26 (26) 1999−2021 Ion owned-and-operated station (O&O), owned by E. W. Scripps Company
Provo - Salt Lake City Utah KUPX-TV 29 (16) 1999−2021 Ion owned-and-operated station (O&O), owned by E. W. Scripps Company
Manassas, Virginia - Washington - Baltimore District of Columbia
Maryland
WPXW-TV 66 (35) 1997−2021 Ion owned-and-operated station (O&O), owned by E. W. Scripps Company
Martinsburg - Hagerstown West Virginia
Maryland
WWPX-TV
(Satellite of WPXW-TV)
60 (14) 1994−2021 Ion owned-and-operated station (O&O), owned by E. W. Scripps Company
Norfolk - Portsmouth - Virginia Beach Virginia WPXV-TV 49 (32) 1997−2021 Ion affiliate owned by Inyo Broadcast Holdings
Roanoke - Lynchburg Virginia WPXR-TV 38 (27) 1997−2021 Ion owned-and-operated station (O&O), owned by E. W. Scripps Company
Bellevue - Seattle - Tacoma Washington KWPX-TV 33 (33) 1998−2021 Ion owned-and-operated station (O&O), owned by E. W. Scripps Company
Spokane Washington KGPX-TV ** 34 (34) 1999−2021 Ion affiliate owned by Inyo Broadcast Holdings
Charleston - Huntington West Virginia WLPX-TV 29 (18) 1998−2021 Ion owned-and-operated station (O&O), owned by E. W. Scripps Company
Suring - Green Bay - Appleton Wisconsin WPXG 14 (15) 1997–1999 The CW affiliate, WCWF, owned by Sinclair Broadcast Group
Kenosha - Milwaukee Wisconsin WPXE-TV 55 (30) 1995−2021 Ion owned-and-operated station (O&O), owned by E. W. Scripps Company
Antigo - Wausau Wisconsin WTPX-TV ** 46 (19) 2001−2021 Ion owned-and-operated station (O&O), owned by E. W. Scripps Company

Sources

  1. ^ "Scripps Buys ION Network, Increases National TV Network Footprint," from Cincinnati Public Radio, September 24, 2020
  2. ^ "Scripps Completes Acquisition Of Ion Media," from TVNewsCheck, 1/7/2021
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