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WMJF-CD, virtual and UHF digital channel 39, is a low-powered, Class A Grit/Ion Television-affiliated television station with multiple affiliations serving Baltimore, Maryland, United States that is licensed to the suburb of Towson. The station is owned by HME Equity Fund III, LLC. WMJF-CD's transmitter is located on Maryland Route 45 near the Towson Town Center mall.

History[]

Towson University established W61BT in 1991 as a student television station. In the mid-1990s, the station served as the local affiliate for The WB, until it moved to WNUV in January 1998. After a brief stint as an America One affiliate, WMJF flipped to MTV2 in 2004. WMJF was also a CNN student bureau, one of only two in the country.

WMJF was a 90% student run organization, operated under faculty advisers Dr. John MacKerron and Dr. David Reiss, and an executive board of five elected and appointed positions that they deemed necessary to help operate the station.

Towson University sold WMJF-LP to LocusPoint Networks in December 2012. The deal closed on August 8, 2013. LocusPoint then sold WMJF-CD to HME Equity Fund III on April 8, 2018. Towson University continued to operate the station until 2019. Programming and operations are handled remotely via satellite feed.

Channel Video Aspect PSIP Short Name Programming
39.1 480i 4:3 WMJF GR Main WMJF-CD programming / Grit
39.2 480i 4:3 WMJF Ju True Crime Network
39.3 480i 4:3 WMJF Qu Quest
39.4 720p 16:9 WMJF IO Ion Television
39.5 480i 4:3 WMJF Bu Buzzr
39.6 480i 4:3 WMJF SH Heroes & Icons
TV stations in Maryland
Independent stations: Religious stations:
WMJF-CD, Towson WWDD-LD, Havre de Grace
WDVM, Hagerstown WJAL, Silver Spring
TV stations in Greater Baltimore
WMAR 2 (ABC)
WBAL 11 (NBC)
WJZ 13 (CBS)
WMPT 22 (PBS)
WUTB 24 (MNTV)
WMJF-CD 39 (Ind)
WWDD-LD 40 (Daystar)
WBFF 45 (Fox)
W45DN-D 46 (IBN)
WNUV 54 (CW)
WFPT 62 (PBS)
WMPB 67 (PBS)
WQAW-LP 69 (AZA)
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