On Monday, January 3 2010 the new Polish TV POLNEWS began broadcasting its one-hour daily program in Chicago. Its program is broadcast daily on digital channel 62.1, 62.10. WJYS TV and on the COMCAST cable network on channel 386.
PolNews television directs its program mainly to Poles living within its broadcasting range, i.e. in Chicago, suburbs and in the states of Indiana, Wisconsin and Michigan. An hourly news program is broadcast every day in the evening - from 9.00 PM to 10.00 PM (from 21.00 to 22.00). Channels 62.10 11.00 PM to 12.00 PM
Data from the US Census Bureau show that over 1,200,000 people who use the Polish language on a daily basis live within the broadcasting range of the station.
PolNews TV broadcasts the local 30-minute news program "News" from Monday to Friday at 9 PM. The program is hosted by Robert Szabla.
PolNews also broadcasts at 9:30 in the evening news from Poland and the world - TV TRWAM "Information of the Day".
WJYS is a high-power independent television station owned by Oxford Media Group Inc., with a transmitter on top of the tallest building in the US - Willis Tower - in downtown Chicago.
The WJYS signal is easily accessible with a room antenna. Since the station moved the transmitter to Willis Tower, its coverage covers the same number of potential viewers as the top American TV stations in the region (ABC, CBS, FOX, NBC, Univision), reaching nearly 11 million viewers in four states.
WJYS TECHNICAL DATA
TRANSMITTER POWER 150 KW, HEIGHT 455 M (WILLIS TOWER, CHICAGO)
How to watch us
Watch us every day from 9pm to 10pm or 11pm to 12pm
TV - WJYS Air 9PM to 10PM channel 62.10
TV - WJYS Air 11PM to 12PM channel 62.1
CABLE - COMCAST channel #17 #18 #32
CABLE - RCN channel #10
CABLE - WOW channel #13
CABLE - AT&T channel #62
SATELITE - DIRECT TV channel #62
SATELITE - DISH NETWORK channel #62 FREE
INTERNET - YouTube - PolnewsTV CHICAGO
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15 sec. - $80
10 sec. - $49
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POLNEWS IS AVAILABLE DAILY FROM 9 PM TO 10 PM ON DIGITAL CHANNELS 62.1 & 62.10 FROM 11.00PM to 12.00PM AND ON COMCAST CHANNEL 386. STATION COVERAGE INCLUDES ILLINOIS, INDIANA, WISCONSIN AND MICHIGAN MARKETS.