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WGEM-TV
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Quincy, Illinois/Hannibal, Missouri/Keokuk, Iowa

United States

City Quincy, Illinois
Branding
  • .1: WGEM
  • WGEM News
  • .2: Tri-States CW
  • .3: WGEM Fox
  • .4: MeTV Tri-States
Slogan The Tri-States' News Leader
Channels Digital: 10 (VHF)

Virtual: 10 (PSIP)

Subchannels
  • .1: 1080i 16:9 WGEM-DT
  • .2: 720p 16:9 WGEM-DT
  • .3: 720p 16:9 WGEM-DT
  • .4: 720p 16:9 WGEM-DT
Affiliations
  • .1: NBC
  • .2: CW+
  • .3: Fox
  • .4: MeTV[1]
Owner Quincy Media

(WGEM License, LLC)

First air date September 4, 1953 (65 years ago)
Call letters' meaning GEM City (civic slogan of Quincy)
Sister station(s) WGEM, WGEM-FM
Former channel number(s) Analog:

10 (VHF, 1953–2009)
Digital:
54 (UHF, until 2009)

Former affiliations Both secondary:

ABC (1953–1969, 1971–mid-1990's)
Fox (1990–1994)

Transmitter power 26 kW
Height 238 m (781 ft)
Facility ID 54275
Transmitter coordinates 39°57′4″N 91°19′54″W
Licensing authority FCC
Public license information Profile

CDBS

Website www.wgem.com

WGEM-TV, virtual and VHF digital channel 10, is an NBC/CW+/Fox-affiliated television station licensed to Quincy, Illinois, United States, serving the Tri-States area of western Illinois, northeastern Missouri, and extreme southeastern Iowa. It is the flagship television property of locally based Quincy Media, and is a sister operation to the company's namesake, The Quincy Herald-Whig, and WGEM-AM-FM. WGEM-TV and the radio stations share studios in the New Tremont Apartments (formerly the Hotel Quincy) on Hampshire Street in downtown Quincy. WGEM-TV's transmitter is located east of the city on Cannonball Road near I-172.

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