WAWS Fox 30 - Jacksonville, FL
N 30° 16.937 W 081° 30.873
17R E 450513 N 3350177
Quick Description: WAWS is the Fox-affiliated television station for the First Coast of Florida.
Location: Florida, United States
Date Posted: 11/20/2007 9:23:25 PM
Waymark Code: WM2MHJ
Licensed to Jacksonville, the station broadcasts an analog signal on UHF channel 30 and a digital signal on UHF channel 32. WAWS's transmitter is located in the Kilarney Shores section of the city. The station is owned by Clear Channel Communications as part of a duopoly with the area's CBS affiliate, WTEV-TV. The two stations share studios located on Central Parkway in the Beechwood section of Jacksonville. WAWS is known on-air as "Fox 30".
WAWS and WTEV share a news department, weekend anchor team, meteorologists, a sports department, and reporters. Howerver, WAWS maintains a separate anchor team for its 10pm weeknight broadcast as well as different production elements such as a separate news set, graphics, and music.
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