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ABC57 News

Channel 57 South Bend Live

ABC57 NewsABC57 News is a low-powered US TV broadcaster providing services to South Bend, Indiana. Channel 57 South Bend is a Wiegel Broadcasting-owned media service that operates at Virtual CH 57. Moreover, ABC57 News is a sibling to WCWW-LD (a CW affiliate) and WMYS-LD (MyNetworkTV affiliate). Meanwhile, the station also operates a 2nd digital sub-station which is O&O by MeTV. Watch ABC57 live on local cable services, over-the-satellite, over-the-air via a transmitter, and on digital platforms including the official website and mobile app. ABC South Bend uses the brand name ABC 57 News and the tagline See the Difference for its news telecast. View the latest South Bend News, sports telecast, weather transmission, sports telecast, and MeTV transmission.

Its news section involves 57 Minute Miracle, ABC57 Road Trip, ABC57 Investigates, The Learning Curve, COVID19 Case Counts, Wall of Honor, Made in Michiana, Your Voice Your Vote, and Michiana’s Menu. ABC57 weather covers many weather-related services such as Bus Stop Forecast, Project Blizzard, Local Climate Impact, Washed Away, Ten Day Forecast, Project Tornado, and ABC57 weather app.

ABC57 Live Stream

Streaming ABC57 News on your laptop, phone, tablet, and other media gadgets is now easy with Live News Globe. Here you can watch Breaking News South Bend, ABC57 weather telecast, live sports, school closings, important events, and more. Meanwhile, users can also watch different syndicated ABC programs such as Live with Kelly and Ryan, The Drew Barrymore Show, and more.

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General FAQs

What channel is ABC in South Bend Indiana?

If you live in South Bend Indiana and want to enjoy the ABC programming in your region, you can tune in to CH 57 and watch the programs from your local news channel ABC57 News. The station is also available on Apple TV and Amazon Prime.

Can I get WBND on Roku?

If you want to have the ABC programming without cable service, you can always find WBND News transmission on your Roku device. It is easy to set up and very convenient for the user. Roku is a future in this digital world and getting your local news channel on a Roku device makes your TV experience more exciting.

Did Emily Evans ABC57 News leave?

Emily Evans was a morning anchor at ABC57 live who served the channel for 5 years and 11 months from June 2013 to April 2019. Evans, however, left WBND for a new job at Notre Dame as the Assistant Director of New Media, Enrollment Division. She joined Notre Dame in May 2019 and since then has been providing a valuable service as a storyteller. Emily started working at ABC57 News as a Multimedia Journalist in June 2013, however, later she was promoted to Morning Anchor in January 2015. Before this, Evans was an anchor and reporter at WOUB News from January 2010 to May 2013. Emily began her career at WPKO News as a reporter in June 2011. She completed her education at Ohio University in 2013 in BS Journalism.

Where is WBND Transmission Tower?

WBND shares its transmitter site with WCWW-LD CH 25 and WMYS-LD CH 69 on the south side of the city, towards the Saint Joseph Valley Parkway.

ABC57 News Team

ABC57 News team has been split into two teams. The anchor team consists of Brenda Koopsen Allison Hayes, Brian Conybeare, Tiffany Salameh, and Jennifer Lee. The multimedia journalists consist of experience news reports like Roxie Elliot, Jonathan Bailey, Allison Zeithammer, Summer Horan, Anthony Totri, Mary Caltrider, and Malaak Khattab. Together, they serve a single purpose and that is reporting the truth to the public. They are a reliable group of people who always prefer the betterment of the community and always deliver what is best to the public.

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ABC57 First Warning Neighborhood Weather Team

ABC57 News First Warning LogoCovering weather is one of the important parts of ABC57 South Bend, and for that, they have a competent team of meteorologists known as the ABC57 weather team. The team records and analyzes the data from remote screens, radars, and satellites. Meanwhile, their responsibilities also include predicting and forecasting the weather from the sea, land, and upper atmosphere. Furthermore, they are experts in delivering on-time severe weather alerts to the public and make sure that everyone stays safe when the weather gets angry. The 5-people team of ABC57 First Warning Neighborhood Meteorologists consists of John Hammersmith, Tom Coomes, David Caulfield, Maci Tetrick, and Emily Kennedy.

ABC South Bend Mobile Apps

Enjoy all the TV and website perks of Channel 57 South Bend on your cellphone with the station’s digital mobile apps. Both news and weather will be in your pocket if you will Install the ABC 57 News app and ABC 57 weather app. People enjoy portability these days and having the entire portable TV in your pocket makes them feel excited and comfortable. No matter, you are driving, or riding a bus, or out with your friends having some pal time, you can always take a look at the breaking news South Bend, South Bend local news, and weather updates with these user-friendly apps. ABC57 News app offers South Bend Indiana news, top local stories, exciting articles with video embedded in them, live sports, and ABC57 live stream, all in one place. Following are some of the features the app offers:

  • Notification system for breaking news, road closures, and school closings
  • ABC57 live streaming, ABC57 Tipoff, ABC57 Saturday Kickoff, and other special events
  • Ability to share the stories through social media, ability to submit interesting snaps and comment on stories
  • School Closings
  • Local News and National News
ABC57 News Live Coverage Studio
ABC57 News Live Coverage Studio | Source: official website

Download the exclusive weather app ABC57 weather and get each weather detail related to your area at your fingertips. The weather includes the following features:

  • Visual Weather forecast directly from the ABC57 weather team
  • Hourly/daily weather forecast
  • The 10-day forecast
  • School Closings
  • Future Radar
  • Street-level weather radar
  • Lightning Detection
  • Storm Tracking
  • Severe Weather Notifications
  • GPS to give location-based weather information
  • Opt-in Push Alerts

ABC57 News Popular Shows

Featuring below the list of programs that broadcast during weekdays and weekends on ABC57 News.  Get Tamron Hall, Judge Judy, Shark Tank, Through the Decades, and Sea Rescue in the TV shows list. The information below, however, only contains the name of the shows and not the entire schedule. Watch these shows through ABC57 live stream on Apple TV as well.

ABC57 NightTeam The $100,000 Pyramid Card Sharks ABC News Nightline
Jimmy Kimmel Live Tamron Hall ABC World News Now Live With Kelly and Ryan
ABC57 News at 4:30 a.m. Good Morning America General Hospital Judge Judy
The Drew Barrymore Show Family Feud NBA Countdown ABC World News Tonight With David Muir
Jimmy Kimmel Live: Game Night NBA Basketball America This Morning ABC World News Now
Good Morning America GMA3: What You Need to Know Shark Tank Tamron Hall
20/20 The Sins of the Father Through the Decades Linton’s Enchanted Gardens The Andy Griffith Show
Ocean Treks With Jeff Corwin Juneau: The Heart of Alaska Hearts of Heroes Sea Rescue Free Enterprise
ITF Tennis Judge Judy 2021 ESPY Awards UFC Live Poirier vs. McGregor 3 Pre-Show

About ABC57 News

ABC57 South Bend first hit the air on 18 October 1995 with the calls W58BT. It has been an ABC channel since the beginning and provides secondary programming from MeTV and Movies. Viewers can also visit the ABC57 Facebook page and keep tabs on all the latest things going on the set.

Tel: (574) 344-5500
Tower Location: Off the St. Joseph Valley Parkway on the city’s south side
Brand Name: ABC 57

Coverage Map

ABC57 News Coverage Map
ABC57 News Coverage Map | Source:
Trevelyan Cosmo
A professional writer since 2013 with a Bachelor of Science in Economics, Trevelyan Cosmo ran the creative writing department for the major News Channels until 2019. He then worked as a Senior content writer with, including national newspapers, magazines, and online work. He specializes in economics and broadcasting communications.

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