History

  • WPTA-TV, ABC Affiliate, Fort Wayne, Indiana

    Monday, Mar 5 at 4:46 PM

    On Saturday, September 28, 1957 at three o'clock in the afternoon Fort Wayne television viewers witnessed city history in the making when WPTA-TV, under the leadership of General Manager Ron Ross began regular broadcasting on channel 21 as the latest ABC affiliate.

  • WISE-TV, NBC Affiliate, Fort Wayne, Indiana

    The station was founded on November 21st, 1953 as the first network affiliate in Fort Wayne, carrying programming from the NBC network.