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WPOL
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Location

Lakeland, FL

Branding

NBC 36 (general)
NBC 36 News (newscasts)

Slogan

NBC 36 is Everywhere!

Channel(s)

Digital: 25 (UHF)
Virtual: 36 (PSIP)

subchannel(s)

36.1 WPOL/NBC-HD
36.2 24/7 First Alert WX
36.3 Comet
36.4 TBD
36.5 Stadium

Affiliation

NBC (Secondary: 1957–1964, Primary: 2015–present)

First air date

1957

Former call letters

WPOK (1957–2013)

Former channel number

Analog: 36 (UHF, 1957–2009)
Digital: 41 (UHF, 2002–2009)

Former Affiliation

CBS (1957–2014)

Owner

Sinclair Broadcast Group
(WPOL Licensee, LLC)

 

WPOL is the NBC affiliated station that serves Polk County, Florida and Lakeland, Florida. It broadcasts on channel 36 and is owned by Sinclair Broadcast Group.

News

Newscast Titles

  • Your Esso Reporter (1957-1965)
  • Polk County News (1965-1972)
    • Polk County's 11 O'Clock News (1965-1972)
    • Polk County's 6 O'Clock News (1968-1972)
  • Channel 36 News (1972-1993)
    • Channel 36 News at 11 (1972-1993)
    • Channel 36 News at 6 (1972-1993)
    • Channel 36 News at 5 (1976-1993)
    • Channel 36 Morning News (1979-1993)
    • Channel 36 News at Noon (1984-1993)
  • 36 News (1993-1999)
    • 36 Morning News (1993-1999)
    • 36 News at Noon (1993-1994, 1998-1999)
    • 36 News at 5 (1993-1999)
    • 36 News at 6 (1993-1999)
    • 36 News at 11 (1993-1999)
    • 36 Midday News (1994-1998)
    • 36 News at 5:30 (1996-1999)
  • CBS 36 News (1999)
    • CBS 36 News This Morning
    • CBS 36 News at Noon
    • CBS 36 News at 5
    • CBS 36 News at 5:30
    • CBS 36 News at 6
    • CBS 36 News at 11
  • 36 Eyewitness News (1999-2013)
    • 36 Eyewitness News in the Morning
    • 36 Eyewitness News at Noon
    • 36 Eyewitness News at 4 (2000-2003)
    • 36 Eyewitness News at 5
    • 36 Eyewitness News at 5:30
    • 36 Eyewitness News at 6
    • 36 Eyewitness News at 7 (2007-2012)
    • 36 Eyewitness News at 11
    • 36 Eyewitness News Nightbeat (11PM, 2013)
  • Action News 36 (2013-2017)
    • Action News 36 in The Morning (2013-2015)
    • Today in Polk County (2015-present)
    • Action News 36 at Noon
    • Action News 36 at 4
    • Action News 36 at 5
    • Action News 36 at 5:30
    • Action News 36 at 6
    • Action News 36 at 11
    • Action News 36 Saturday
    • Action News 36 Sunday
  • NBC 36 News (2017-present)
    • Today in Polk County (2015-present)
    • NBC 36 News at Noon
    • NBC 36 News at Four
    • NBC 36 News at Five
    • NBC 36 News at 5:30
    • NBC 36 News at Six
    • NBC 36 News at Eleven
    • NBC 36 News Weekend

News Themes

  • News Ticker (1957-1976)
  • Part of Your Life - Mayoham Music (1976-1984)
  • Image IV - Newsmusic Central (1984-1993)
  • NewsChannel - Gari (1988-1993)
  • The Great News Package - Gari (1993-1995)
  • Image IX - Newsmusic Central (1995)
  • Image X - Newsmusic Central (1995-1999)
  • CBS Enforcer Collection - Gari (1999-2010)
  • Seize The Day - 615 Music (2010-2013)
  • Newswire - 615 Music (2013-2014)
  • News Source - Gari (2014-2017)
  • 360 - 360 Music (2017)
  • Sinclair News Package "CURVES" - 615 Music (2017-present)

Logos


Television stations in Lakeland, FL area
WIONL 1 (ION)

WILA 2 (ITV)
WGO 3 (MyTV)
WQLK 4 (QTV)
WFLP 5 (PBS)
WRNR 6 (Paramount)
WSEV 7 (ABC)
WXRD 8 (RDN)
WFOX 11 (FOX), DT2 (Mexica)
WRKL 15 (RKO)
WLRL 17 (RLT)
WABL 21 (ABN)
WBSZ 25 (BCH)
W27AR 27 (TMD)
WIN-TV 28 (WIN)
WMYP 33 (MNTV)
WPOL 36 (NBC)
WINL 41 (CBS)
WXLK 45 (ABC-TV)
WXXT 47 (CW)
WBSK 48 (UBC)
WTVU 53 (IND)
WXLN 56 (UNI)
WLPX 58 (ABC/HBO)
WSBL 61 (SBN)
WKCC-TV 67 (Hyper)
WPBL 69 (PBS)

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Sinclair Broadcast Group
CBS Affiliates: CRBHA-TV | KALD | KALE | KALL | KBIJ-LD | KCBA | KDTH | KNOT | KPCO | KPDO | KSBL | KSMD1 | KTOM | KVTA | KWTY | KXDJ | KYOU | WACC | WAVT | WCXL | WDMA | WGHL | WGVH1 | WJXV-TV | WJZG | WMCX | WMOH | WPKV | WSSD | WTDA | WTTX | WXDQ | WXMC

NBC Affiliates: CRTEX-TV | KCEH | KNDA | KNPO-TV | KTYB-LD | KVFH1 | WAIT1 | WALV1 | WBHY | WBIM | WDCM | WFKX1 | WKHE | WNEI | WNNJ | WNPA | WPOL | WXNM | WXTC
ABC Affiliates: KAFB | KAPB | KBKR | KBOW | KCCK | KGAU2 | KITT-TV | KMED | KMOO | KNPO-DT4 | KOCA-TV | KSEV | KTQG | KTWE-TV | WABR-TV | WAKE-TV | WCIS | WEYT | WHELL | WHRB | WIMQ | WLBC | WMXB | WNNL | WNQU | WNRT | WSTN | WTRG | WVDC-DT | WVIV | WYIY
Fox Affiliates: KEP | KHMS | KILU | KLUF | KMSA | KNOQ | KNPO-DT3 | KOIA | KOSA | KOZN | KPLM | KRED | KRIW | KSCN | KTTO | KVTA-DT2 | WATH | WEVT | WFNX | WFOV | WFPV | WFXF | WFZM | WLFF | WLLV | WMNC | WOPM | WPLS | WPSJ | WXPO
CW Affiliates: KBRV | KCWN | KIOD | KLCW | KNFS | KPDO-DT2 | KRTC | KTJZ | WBCW | WCWM | WCNG | WDBT | WEGK-TV | WFFM | WGDS | WGJD | WHZZ | WLND | WLOL | WMNB | WMSE | WOKY | WQLS | WQRT | WSAE | WTCW | WTOA | WXXT | WYBM | WYQA
MyNetworkTV Affiliates: DYKMY-DT | KAZF | KCIX | KHRL | KTAH | KVMY-LP | KYOU-DT2 | KYTB | WLSW | WMYL | WMYR | WMYS | WOTP | WSLN | WSZN | WXVH
Univision Affiliates: KUNN-DT | KDON
UniMás Affiliates: KCJT2 | KPTE
Indepenedent Stations: IWCS | KDCR | WBAF | WJOA-TV
PBS Stations: HFDZ-TV
ABN Affiliates: KAGA | KHHH | KWKR | WABN | WSTV
ABC Television America Affiliates: WDEL
Acme TV Affiliates: KGTF | KLXA | KVYE | WRDU
America One Affiliates: KMLS
DBC Affiliates: KVIP
Koopa Troop Affiliates: KOKB | WAZE | WCGV | WSAV
New Line Affiliates: WDNLN
PTEN Affiliates: WYHL
Rainbow Dash Network Affiliates: WDCF1 | WXTU
SBN Affiliates: KAGS
Telemundo Affiliates: WEGK-DT4
This TV Affiliates: WLCN
TBS Affiliates: KETG | KNFS-DT2
TNT Affiliates: KNFS-DT3 | KTSR | KXFG
WB Affiliates: KJPW | WNBT | WVSN
UDC Affiliates: WMYL-DT3
UPN Affiliates: KOAK | KTFN | KWCO | KWDW | WUPN | WUPV
Educational Independent Stations: KECT-TV

1 means Sinclair operates these stations while Cunningham Broadcasting owns them
2 means Berfield/Willis operates these stations while Sinclair owns them


Sinclair Broadcast Group
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