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SWX Right Now
(SWX NonStop Local Sports)
United States
First air date
August 30, 2008 (15 years ago) (2008-08-30)[1]
TV stationsKHQ-TV 6.2
KNDO 23.3
KNDU 25.3
KWYB 18.3
KWYB-LD 28.3
KFBB 5.3
KHBB-LD 21.3
KTMF 23.3
KTMF-LD 42.3
Broadcast area
Eastern Washington, Idaho Panhandle, & Montana
OwnerCowles Company
(KHQ, Incorporated)
Official website

SWX Right Now (Sports and Weather Right Now) is a regional digital subchannel network broadcasting high school and college sports, and automated weather and news on Cowles Company-owned stations throughout Eastern Washington State, the Idaho Panhandle, and Montana. The channel airs over the secondary digital subchannels of Cowles' three NBC network affiliated stations in Eastern Washington, including KHQ-TV in Spokane, KNDO in Yakima and KNDU in Richland, as well as the third subchannel of KULR-TV in Billings, Montana. In addition, it is seen on most cable systems throughout the markets they serve.

Typical programming on SWX Right Now includes three-minute weather forecasts called The Weather Authority and sports segments titled SWX Sports Update. Programming carried includes Gonzaga University men's basketball; local high school and college football; Spokane Chiefs Western Hockey League games; and a sports commentary show from a studio located in "The Q" bar at the Northern Quest Resort & Casino in suburban Airway Heights.


Station City Over-the-Air Cable
KHQ-TV Spokane 6-2 Comcast 306 (SD) Comcast 112 (HD)[2]
Coeur d'Alene Spectrum 1245
Pullman-Moscow (ID)
Lewiston (ID) Cable One 36
Sandpoint (ID) Northland 115
KNDU-TV KennewickPascoRichland 25-3 Spectrum 183
KNDO-TV Yakima 23-3
KULR-TV Billings (MT) 8-2 Spectrum 195
KWYB Butte (MT)Bozeman (MT) 18-3 Spectrum 199
KFBB-TV Great Falls (MT) 5-3
KHBB-LD Helena (MT) 18-3
KTMF Missoula (MT)Kalispell (MT) 23-3



Local events

Greater Spokane League high school basketball

Local sports

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The Mark Few Show

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Friday Night Lights

SWX Tonight


  1. ^ "KHQ 'Zags' When Others Zig - 2009-07-25 6:00:00 | Broadcasting & Cable". Archived from the original on 2012-09-29. Retrieved 2009-07-25.
  2. ^ "SWX Now In HD In The Spokane Area". 2014-08-15. Retrieved 2014-12-14.