WUTR Utica

Channel 20 - CNY New York

WUTR (Channel 20) is an ABC-affiliated television, licensed to Utica, New York. WUTR (Channel 20) is serving Central Upstate New York’s Mohawk Valley. Mission Broadcasting Inc. is the owner of the WUTR (Channel 20) and operated by joint sales and shared services by Nexstar Media Group. The Channel founded in 1970 and the first show aired 48 years ago on 28 February 1970. The call letter signs of WUTR (Channel 20) means “Utica/Rome”. WUTR makes sister channel with the collaboration of WFXV (Channel 33) Fox Affiliated Channel and My Network TV affiliation channel 11 WPNY-LP. These three stations share the studios.

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Roy H. Park Communications was the owner of the station WUTR when signed first time on 28 February 1970. At that Time, it affiliated with CBS opposed by When-TV. After revenue losses of WHEN-TV, WUTR joined ABC affiliation network which owned by Park.

It was the only station that located outside Park’s native Southern U.S. Roy Park Died in 1993 and after this many groups want to purchase the station. But in 1996 the remnants sold to Media General. WUTR (Channel 20) is the smallest park station that’s why Ackerley Group started to build the regional strategy that called “Central New York Station Group”.

Clear Channel Communications which are now called iHeartMedia made an announcement about the buyout of Ackerley closing in 2002. WUTR’s future was going under in doubt due to market concentration concern with Clear Channel. Clear Channel sold out channel 33 to Nexstar Media Group in December 2003 and sale was completed on 1 April 2004.

Nexstar started programming of WUTR under local marketing and joint sales agreement with two other station’s studio WFXV and WPNY.


WUTR (Channel 20) covers all ABC schedule in which syndicated programming also included such as Steve, Inside Edition, Litton’s Weekend America, The Ellen DeGeneres Show, Family Feud etc.

The Goldbergs

The Goldbergs is a sitcom which premises show runner’s childhood. This show represents the reality of 1980 through young boy eyes.

A Million Little Things

It is a very interesting family drama, features a group of friends who interviewed each other’s lives.

Sr. No Programs Category
1 ABC News Nightline Late Night News Program
2 Family Feud Game Show
3 Who wants to be Millionaire Game Show
4 The Ellen DeGeneres Show Comedy Talk Show
5 Eyewitness News at Six News
6 Inside Edition Newsmagazine
7 A Million Little Things Family Drama Serial Drama Dramedy
8 The Goldbergs Sitcom
9 American Housewife Sitcom

Family Comedy

10 Single Parents Comedy Sitcom



The digital broadcasting of WUTR (Channel 20) began on 16 March 2009 with Katz Broadcasting for Escape, Bounce TV, Grit, and Laff.

                           Digital Availability
Main WUTR Programming/ WUTR-DT Channel 20.1
Simulcast of WPNY-LP Channel 20.2
Grit Channel 20.3
Bounce TV Channel 20.4