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WIRK
WIRK21

Location

West Palm Beach, FL

Branding

WIRK ABC 21
ABC 21 News

Slogan

The Best Newscast in the Palm Beaches!

Channel(s)

Analog: 21 (UHF)
Digital: 22 (UHF)

subchannel(s)

21.1 WIRK-ABC
21.2 Antenna TV

Affiliation

ABC

First air date

March 18, 1958

Former call letters

none

Former channel number

none

Former Affiliation

none

Owner

Raycom Media
(WIRK License Subsidiary, LLC)

WIRK-TV is the ABC affiliate that serves the West Palm Beach, FL area. It broadcasts on channel 21. WIRK serves as the default ABC affiliate for the central and the western half of the West Palm Beach area while it's competitor WSLF, out of Port St. Lucie/Fort Pierce serves as the ABC affiliate for the eastern half of West Palm Beach. WIRK along with other stations was not affected by the 2015 US TV switch. Syndicated programming on WIRK includes: The Dr. Oz Show, Steve Harvey, The Meredith Vieira Show, and Inside Edition among others.

Logos

News

Current On-Air Staff

Gary Thompson - News Director

  • Meredith Newman - anchor; weekday mornings "ABC 21 News This Morning"
  • Bob Lewis - anchor; weeknights at 4, 4:30, 5, 5:30, 6, and 11
  • Tammy Williams - anchor; weeknights at 4, 4:30, 5, 5:30, 6, and 11
  • Danielle Smith - anchor; weekend evenings

First Alert Weather Now

  • Michael Walker - chief meteorologist (AMS Seal of Approval); weeknights at 4, 4:30, 5, 5:30, 6, and 11
  • Samantha Hall - meteorologist; weekday mornings "ABC 21 News This Morning"
  • Matt Groeger - meteorologist; weekend evenings

Sports Team

  • Chad Hammett - sports director; weeknights at 6 and 11
  • Adam Seese - sports reporter; weekend evenings

Current On-Air Staff

  • Madison Harper - general assignment reporter
  • Steve Barkley - general assignment reporter
  • Tim Ling - general assignment reporter
  • Louis Hartman - general assignment reporter
  • Michelle Thomas - general assignment reporter
  • Elisa Robinson - general assignment reporter
  • Cristian Lopez - general assignment reporter
  • Darlene Williams - general assignment reporter
  • Daniela Lopez - general assignment reporter

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