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Channel 17 Columbia Live

ABC 17 News Logo

KMIZ News – the MyNetworkTV and ABC-affiliated television station, with a license to Columbia, Missouri, United States. Moreover, KMIZ 17 is serving the Columbia – Jefferson City market. News-Press & Gazette Company (NPG of Missouri, LLC) is the owner of the TV station. Viewers can catch KMIZ 17 News through local cable networks and satellite services. It uses the following brand names for its news coverage:

  • ABC 17 KMIZ
  • ABC 17 News
  • MeTV Mid-Missouri (on DT2)
  • MyZouTV (on DT3)
  • Fox 22 KQFX (on DT4)

KMIZ TV genres include live local, national news, sports, weather, business, health, and much more. The KMIZ crime department and crew cover the investigative and crime stories in the Columbia region and surroundings. Likewise, the KMIZ weather team gathers the latest weather changes and data to give alerts to viewers. KMIZ weather radar helps the station’s meteorologists get the most accurate and precise data.

Watch KMIZ News Live Stream Free

The citizens of Columbia can watch KMIZ 17 News live stream free online on their smartphones and other devices. One can also catch the channel’s live stream by subscribing YouTube channel to watch coverage of local and national events. KMIZ 17 weather team is serving to share authentic weather reports on live TV streaming.

Residents can watch KMIZ 17 live on smartphones by installing the channel’s app. For the convenience of online users, we are also providing here free KMIZ TV live stream. Additionally, you can get up-to-date updates on local news and events as well as weather alerts about Missouri.

Studios and Transmitter Facilities

KMIZ TV shares studios with Fox affiliate KQFX-LD on the East Business Loop 70 in Columbia. At the same time, the transmitter of the television station is located west of Jamestown, nearby the Moniteau-Cooper County line. Furthermore, the transmitter coordinates of the channel are 38°46′32.1″N 92°33′24.9″W.


Did Aaron Morrison Leave KMIZ? / Is Aaron Morrison KMIZ Leaving?

Aaron Morrison is an American weather forecaster currently serving as a meteorologist at KTVA 11 in Anchorage. Furthermore, he left KMIZ 17 News after a handsome job offer at KTVA 11 News. Morrison also worked as a morning and noon meteorologist at KTUU Channel 2.

Did Brigit Mahoney Leave KMIZ?

Brigit Mahoney served ABC 17 Columbia as a Storm track meteorologist in Columbia, Missouri. She resigned from the channel in 2021 and joined Fox Weather as an afternoon and evening co-host. Previously, she served Fox affiliate KTVI TV in St. Louis as a meteorologist to track impactful and severe weather.

Is KMIZ 17.2 Down?

No, KMIZ 17.2 is not down and is working perfectly. One or two times, the channel was down due to technical issues. But technical team overcame the problem and resumed the station services as early as possible.

How Old is Sharon Ray KMIZ?

Sharon Ray currently serves as Chief Meteorologist at CBS affiliate KZTV in Texas, United States. She left KMIZ in 2019 after spending sixteen years and joined KZTV as chief meteorologist. At the moment, Sharon’s age information is unavailable, but we will update it as we receive it. However, she has more than two decades of experience in the weather department. Now her net worth is around $2.82 million.

How to Put a Weather Widget on Your Phone KMIZ?

You must install the channels app from the Play Store to put the KMIZ weather widget on your smartphone. After that, tap and hold an empty space on your home screen and tap widgets. Next, swipe through the available widgets until you locate the KMIZ weather widget. Tap the widget and drag it to the location on your home screen where you want it to display.

KMIZ 17 News Team

KMIZ TV news team is working dedicatedly to provide exceptional news coverage of Columbia and its surroundings. Furthermore, the news crew is passionate about covering live events that matter to the community. Channel 17 Columbia news team is made up of experts, including a reporter, a producer, an anchor, and a videographer. Additionally, the news squad approaches each story personally as an opportunity to share their expertise with valuable viewers.

Skilled anchors and reporters also cover breaking news and the latest happenings around the state as they happen. KMIZ News Columbia Mo squad keeps viewers informed about important events with up-to-date reporting. In addition, the team compiles the information into a package for mass distribution in the editing process. The anchor desk then delivered the news or story to the audience through several steps. Marina Diaz, Lucas Geisler, Joushua Blount, and Meghan Drakas are some most prominent names serving the station.


If you are searching for an easy way to stay aware of the latest happenings in Columbia, download the 17 News Columbia Mo apps. Moreover, the news and weather apps allow mobile users to access Columbia’s latest news and precise weather forecast. One can also get updates on current traffic conditions, school closings, crime reporting, and a lot of other information.

KMIZ 17 News App

KMIZ News app is a source of the latest news, breaking news, sports, crime reporting, and weather in Mid-Missouri. The app also provides instant access to the latest local events, news, local sports, and weather forecasts. The following are some significant features of the KMIZ TV app:

  • KMIZ Crime Reporting
  • Latest News
  • News Headlines
  • Sports News
Robin Pingeton - Head Coach of University of Missouri at ABC 17
Robin Pingeton – Head Coach of University of Missouri at ABC 17 Studio

ABC 17 Stormtrack Weather App

KMIZ Weather app is user-friendly and easily accessible for android and iPhone users. It delivers the latest weather forecasting for Missouri and surrounding areas. The following are feature sets of the KMIZ TV weather app:

  • Access to channel content specifically for smartphone users
  • KMIZ Weather Radar with the highest resolution of 250 meter
  • Future radar to see where severe weather is approaching
  • High-resolution satellite cloud imagery

KMIZ 17 Weather Team

The KMIZ TV Weather Team is a group of experienced meteorologists providing weather coverage to Columbia, Missouri. They are the first to deliver severe weather warnings and predict the weather with state-of-the-art radar and mobile hard drives. Furthermore, Weather 17 News Columbia team provides real-time weather data for Columbia, surrounding communities, and neighboring states. They also offer enhanced tornado warnings for users around the country by using radar data from NOAA’s National Weather Service. Jessica Hafner is serving as the chief meteorologist for the Storm track weather department.

KMIZ 17 Programs

Here below are some popular programs on KMIZ 17 News. You can watch them according to the TV schedule:

ABC 17 News This Morning Good morning, America ABC 17 News Judge Judy
The View Tamron Hall ABC 17 News at Noon Law & Crime Daily
GMA3: What You Need to Know General Hospital Hot Bench Judge Judy
ABC World News Tonight with David Muir The Fatal Flaw – A Special Edition of 20/20 Jimmy Kimmel Live ABC News Nightline
Cornerstone Good morning, America, Sunday This Week with George Stephanopoulos Hearts of Heroes
Free Enterprise ABC World News Tonight with David Muir America’s Funniest Home Videos Celebrity Family Feud
The $100,000 Pyramid The Final Straw ABC 17 Sports zone World League Wrestling
Outback Adventures with Tim Faulkner Oh, Baby! ABC World News Now America This Morning

About KMIZ 17 News

ABC 17 Columbia hit the waves and went on-air on 5th December 1971 with the call sign KCBJ-TV. KMIZ TV now offers five hours of local news during weekdays. The station also broadcasts a nightly 09:00 pm newscast on its sister channel KQFX-LD.

Affiliations of KMIZ News Columbia Mo

The following are five affiliations of ABC 17 KMIZ News:

  • ABC (1986–present; also, from 1971 to 1982)
  • MeTV
  • MyNetworkTV
  • Fox
  • Bounce TV
Tel: +1 573-449-1700
Tower Location: close to the county line of Moniteau-Cooper, West Jamestown
Brand Name: ABC 17

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