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Channel 12 News Portland, Oregon

Fox 12 Oregon logoFox 12 Oregon is a Fox-affiliated television station. It is licensed to Portland, Oregon, United States. It is working to cover fox 12 breaking news as well as KPTV weather, local traffic, and news from Oregon. Basically, Fox 12 Oregon is not only the local television station of Salem, Beaverton, Southwest Washington, and Oregon but also a leading TV service provider. Fox 12 news is also the first live and local news channel that operates at virtual CH 12 and VHF 12. Fox 12 Oregon is currently working under the ownership of Meredith Corporation. It first went on the air on 20 September 1952. At that time, it started working under the ownership of Empire Coil.

Watch KPTV News Fox 12 Oregon Live Streaming

Don’t miss any breaking news and headline from Oregon. Get updated with KPTV News live streaming.

While working independently or remaining affiliated, KPTV News has always operated a local news department. FOX 12 news makes you well with weather forecasts, flash briefings featured stories and breaking news as well from across southwest Washington and Oregon.

Famous Shows of KPTV

Some of the popular shows of KPTV live stream are the following:

Good Day Oregon

The host of this program is Shauna Parsons, while the anchorperson is Wayne Garcia. KPTV started its broadcasting as a morning news program with three hours of weekday broadcasting. Later on, it’s been extended to 4:30 to 9:00 a.m. It is the series of shows on KPTV live stream in which different shows contribute for example some of the following shows are part of GDO: Firstly, on the go with joy. Secondly, andy’s adventures. Thirdly, share your child’s 1st birthday. Similarly, another show on the go with joe- way too early new year’s countdown is also part of this series.

KPTV News Live Screen
KPTV News Live Screen | Courtesy: kptv.com

Channel 12 News Oregon Newsteam presents the first newscast along with Fox 12 weather and traffic updates from 4:30 to 5:00 a.m. Then from 5:00–6:00 a.m. news team broadcasts an up-to-minute report and weather forecast with sports events. From 6:00 to 7:00 a.m. under this platform, Fox 12 News Team presents regional, local, and national news besides business, sports, and KPTV weather news. The last show under this platform is a newscast from 7–9 a.m.

More Good Day Oregon (More GDO)

Another more famous show on KPTV News live stream is More GDO. Its broadcasting time is one hour. Anchor Stephanie Kralevich hosts this show. KPTV live stream for this show starts at 09:00 a.m. and ends at 10:00 a.m. It brings the latest local events, dining entertainment, and deals about home, fashion, food as well as entertainment.


Why KPTV Fox 12 is so popular in Oregon?

This channel is also offering a 3-hour newscast on Saturday and Sunday mornings. So, due to this reason, it is a handful of a local station in Oregon. Presently, it is broadcasting 59 hours of newscast weekly. In addition to this, it also broadcasts 5 hours on Saturday and 4½ hours Sunday. Another main reason for its popularity is its two main shows, which are Good Day Oregon and More Good Day Oregon. From the very beginning channel is working with the slogan, First, Live, Local. It’s totally true because of its working and local news broadcasting of 67 hours weekly. It is covering three main areas. Firstly, breaking news. Secondly, Fox weather. Thirdly it covering traffic issues.

About Channel 12 Portland

14975 NW Greenbrier Parkway Beaverton
KPTV News Studio located at 14975 NW Greenbrier Parkway Beaverton

Firstly this channel started its broadcasting on 20 September 1952. It was the first local news channel of Oregon that signed on-air at that time. Firstly it worked under the supervision of Empire Coil. It also remained affiliated with KGW, ABC, and NBC. Later on, In 1959, it was sold to the NAFI Corporation. The first time, it affiliated with Fox on 9 October 1986. In 1995 it was launched by UPN, but after 5 years it again returned to Fox Network. But instead of keeping the station, it traded to Meredith Corporation.

Fox 12 news is also the first local channel of Oregon, which started its broadcasting in color. Moreover, it is still a leading local TV service provider. KPTV News also remained one of the first television of country from 1974-78 with having mid-afternoon newscasts. To sum up all the discussion, it can be said that KPTV News is one of the best local channels in Oregon.

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Fox 12 (KPTV) remained affiliated with the following networks in the past:

  • NBC (1952-1959)
  • ABC (1959-1964)
  • PTEN (1993-1995)
  • UPN (1995-2002)

On the other hand, Fox 12 Oregon also worked independently from 1964 to 1986 and 1988 to 1993.

News Team

Fox 12 News team is serving the community with experienced as well as competent news anchors. The details of Anchors, as well as Co-Anchors Working on Fox 12 News, are the following:

Name Working As Show Name Schedule
Debra Gil
Debra Gil



Weekend Edition of Fox 12 Oregon “Good Day Oregon”

Emmy Award-winning newscast

6:00 to 9:00 am

During Week

Wayne Garcia
Wayne Garcia
Anchor Newscast on Fox 12 news 8 , 10 and 11 pm newscast
Pete Ferryman
Pete Ferryman


A reporter with more than 25 years experience

5’O clock and 6’O Clock News on Fox 12 Oregon

Award-winning reporter

5’O Clock and 6’O clock News Each weekday


Nora Hart
Nora Hart
Anchor Weeknights News on Fox 12 and Fox 12 Plus 6’O clock News
Nick Krupke
Nick Krupke
Host Friday Night Lights

Timber Pregame shows

Friday Night
Kimberly Maus
Kimberly Maus
co-anchor Emmy-Award winning “GDO” weekdays from 4:30 to 9:00 a.m
Shauna Parsons
Shauna Parsons
Anchor Emmy award-winning GDO Each morning on Fox 12 Oregon
Bonnie Silkman
Bonnie Silkman
Anchor as well as a reporter 10’O Clock News on Fox 12 Oregon Every Weekend at 10’O clock

Weather Team

KPTV News Weather Team is also competent and experienced. The Channel 12’s weather team provides up-to-date reports in Oregon as well as nearby areas in KPTV live stream to make people aware of.

Name Show Name Timing
Andy Carson
Andy Carson
Andy’s Adventures Once a month from March-October
Jeff Forgeron
Jeff Forgeron
Good Day Oregon 4:30-9:00 a.m (Wednesday-Friday) and 6:00-9:00 a.m (Saturday & Sunday) at KPTV live stream
Anne Campolongo
Anne Campolongo
8 and 9’O Clock newscast 8 & 9’O Clock
Brian MacMillan
Brian MacMillan
Noon News and weeknight shows
Mark Nelsen
Mark Nelsen
Forecasting KPTV News weather in most of the evening shows KPTV live stream weather forecasting 5, 6, 8 , 9, 10 or 11 PM shows
Tel: +1 614-481-6666
Website: https://www.kptv.com
Twitter: https://twitter.com/fox12weather
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/fox12oregon
Tower Location: Sylvan-Highlands section
Brand Name: ABC 6

Coverage Area:

Below is the map defining coverage area for KPTV News in Portland.

KPTV Fox 12 Coverage

Trevelyan Cosmo
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 LiveNewsGlobe.com, including national newspapers, magazines, and online work. He specializes in economics and broadcasting communications.

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