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WPXI News Pittsburgh

Channel 11 News Pittsburgh Live

WPXI News Pittsburgh logoWPXI – the virtual channel 11, licensed to Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States. Cox Media Group is the owner of the station. Moreover, the NBX-affiliated TV channel was founded in June 1955. The brand name of WPXI News Pittsburgh is 11 News, while its call sign is Pittsburgh XI. Likewise, the slogan of channel 11 News Pittsburg is Coverage You Can Count On. One can also watch WPXI news live stream on the official website and YouTube channel. The channel provides WPXI breaking news, entertainment news, weather forecast, sports news, and much more. WPXI TV broadcast several informative and interesting programs like 11 Investigate, 11 Cares, The Final Word, AHN Women, and much more.

11 Investigates is an undercover program that covers various stories. Whereas 11 Cares is an effort specifically dedicated to the growth and development of students. SUBWAY, the Final Word, is a political and news alert show covering all types of hot stories. WPXI collaborates with AHN to establish Community Health Series All of Her Life to improve the health of women in western Pennsylvania. In the time of the pandemic, the channel also shares the news of school closings in Pittsburgh.

WPXI News Live Stream

You can watch the WPXI News/channel 11 live stream on its official website and YouTube channel. The station broadcast all its programs according to the tv schedule. Keep you up-to-date with the breaking news of Pittsburgh and nearby areas by tuning your television on WPXI News. For the convenience of internet users, we are also providing you the live stream below.

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WPXI News Team

Channel 11 is loaded with a skilled and professional news team. The senior anchors of the channel cracked exclusive stories of the city and nearby areas. Anchors such as David Johnson, Peggy Finnegan, and Rick Earle have more than twenty-five years of experience. Here below are some of the popular news anchors of Channel 11.

Severe Weather Team

WPXI News Pittsburgh weather mapThe WPXI weather team is also exclusive to cover the weather forecast of Pittsburgh and neighboring regions. The WPXI radar is equipped with the latest technology, which helps meteorologists to forecast precise weather information. Stephen Cropper is the Chief Meteorologist of WPXI News, delivering accurate weather coverage for almost 20 years.

WPXI Channel 11 News App

WPXI News app is the most important source of news for the residents of Pittsburghers. It is the easiest way to use the news app with local and national news alerts, sports, weather, traffic, and live WPXI news streaming. The key focus of the WPXI – Channel 11 News app is Greater Pittsburgh, as well as all of western Pennsylvania.

Several stations of live video allow the users to watch WPXI News, watch the breaking news coverage, and monitor Storm Tracker Doppler. You can also activate free notifications alerts in the event of severe weather. WPXI Severe Weather Team 11 app includes interactive radar to track heavy storms. Channel 11 meteorologists update the 5-day forecast of the weather of Pittsburgh and the neighborhood. The app station promises to deliver twenty-four hours, seven days a week weather forecast.

About Channel

WPXI News Pittsburgh initially started its service on 1st September 1957 with Facility ID 73910. On 20th April 1981, the call sign of the station changed to WPXI. However, WPXI joined the ad hoc television network, MGM/UA Premiere Network, with the 10th November 1984 showing of Clash of the Titans. On 24th July 2018, Cox Enterprises, the parent company of WPXI, announced to explore strategic options for Cox Media Group’s tv stations. Kim Guthrie, the president of Cox Media Group, then make clear to trade publication Radio and Television Business Report that the company is exclusively seeking a partnership or merger.

WPXI News satellite dishes
WPXI News satellite dishes | Source: facebook page

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Studios and Transmitter of Channel 11 News Pittsburgh

The offices and studios of WPXI News are on Evergreen Road in the Summer Hill neighborhood of Pittsburgh. Furthermore, the transmitter of the channel is located on Television Hill in the Fineview zone of the city. The transmitter coordinates of WPXI are 40°27′47.7″N 80°0′15.5″W. The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) is the licensing authority of channel 11, and its Facility ID is 73910.

WPXI News Pittsburgh building
4145 Evergreen Road Pittsburgh, PA 15214 | Courtesy:

WPXI Cable News Channel

On 1st January 1994, the station went into cable tv, with the launch of the Pittsburgh Cable News Channel (PCNC). On cable, the channel carried on Comcast Xfinity channels 12 and 811 and Verizon FiOS channels 11 and 511.

Affiliations of WPXI News

Here below are the major affiliations of WPXI News.

  • NBC
  • MeTV
  • Laff

11 Investigates

11 Investigates team shares the latest stories of WPXI of Pittsburgh and neighboring regions. Similarly, the talented team also covers the current news of pandemics. If one has a story and wants to investigate, you can submit it to the WPXI team.

Live coverage studio for WPXI News Pittsburgh
Live coverage studio for WPXI News Pittsburgh | Credits: facebook page

WPXI 11 Cares

WPXI 11 Cares is an initiative of the channel to support and encourage the students. They aim to use the strength of their voice to provide their resources and bring awareness to social efforts. It comes together with its partners to inspire the community to lend a hand to deal with issues impacting Pittsburgh. Just like along with the partnership with Jerome Bettis Bus Stops Here Foundation, it teams up for technology drive. Students also raise several funds for Leukemia and Lymphoma Society under the 11 Cares’ flag.

SubWay – The Final Word

The Final Word is the political show and segment that covers countrywide political news and sports. Alby Oxenreiter is one of the most experienced and talented anchors of the Final Word. He has experience of over thirty years in the field.

All of Her Life

AHN Women and WPXI are parenting together for establishing All of Her Life Community Health Series, a one-year-long commitment intended to improve the health of women in western Pennsylvania. The health series will focus on health issues exclusively impacting women. Their aim is to bring resources to the local community and care for women at every stage and age. All of Her Life will feature several community events after their promotion on its official website and on-air announcements.

Pittsburgh’s Best

Pittsburgh’s Best is the WPXI’s segment that specifically targets the recipes of fast food. They also hold several online contests for making foods and fast food dishes. One can find the best delicious recipes to bake pizzas with new tastes at Pittsburgh’s Best.

WPXI News Pittsburgh news team
WPXI News Pittsburgh news team | Source: official website

Channel 11 Programs

Here below are the WPXI programs you can watch according to the TV schedule.

America’s Got Talent Live Show 2 NBC News: 2020 Democratic Convention Channel 11 News Late Night with Seth Meyers
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon A Little Late with Lilly Singh The Kelly Clarkson Show Today with Hoda and Jenna
Early Today Today with Hoda and Jenna The Wendy Williams Show Right This Minute
The Rachael Ray Show Judge Judy Mom Gave My Dog Away/ Buy What You Can Afford Judge Judy Divorcees Still Supporting Adult Son/ Labrador Chews Up Pomeranian Days of Our Lives
Jeopardy! The College Championship NBC Nightly News with Lester Holt America’s Got Talent Results Show 2 Wheel of Fortune Great American Cities Nashville
Dateline NBC Shining Star The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon Vets Saving Pets Dangerous Encounters The Champion Within the Perfect Wave Goodbye
Earth Odyssey with Dylan Dreyer Incredible Islands Earth Odyssey with Dylan Dreyer Frozen Frontiers Roots Less Traveled Connecting to John F. Kennedy NHL Hockey Washington Capitals vs. New York Islanders
Tel: (412) 237-1100
Tower Location: Television Hill in the Fineview section of the city
Brand Name: Channel 11

Coverage Map

WPXI News Pittsburgh coverage map
WPXI News Pittsburgh coverage map | Source:
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