KENS CBS 5 News San Antonio TX Live Stream Weather and Sports Channel Online Stream. CBS KENS 5 local breaking News update Channel San Antonio, Texas, United States Live Online Streaming. KENS is a virtual channel 5. It is associated with CBS. The channel is certified to San Antonio, United States. KENS CBS is under the authority of Tegna Inc. KENS News studios are situated on Fredericksburg Road (Spur 345) in the Mockingbird Hill neighborhood of northwest San Antonio.
Its transmitting tower is located off U.S. 181 in northwest Wilson County (northeast of Elmendorf). The station is accessible on channel 5 on most satellite systems in the district. On February 15, 1950, KENS CBS News made its first transmission as KABB FOX 29 News San Antonio. It was the second television to log in the San Antonio business. KENS News was launched three months after WOAI-TV (channel 4) made its way to television. WOAI is an associated channel of NBC. From that time on, KENS CBS 5 has been the main associate of CBS. Nevertheless, in the beginning, it had a second association with DuMont, ABC and the Paramount Television Network.
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The previous two associations were shared with WOAI-TV. Basically, KENS CBS 5 was owned in conjunction with KKYX radio station. KENS was among the strongest associates of Paramount. It held up approximately the whole of the network’s team. Armchair Detective was one of the shows that were broadcasted by Paramount. Rest of them which KENS aired were Latin Cruise, Hollywood Reel, Hollywood Wrestling, Time for Beany and Movie-town, RSVP.
In 1951, Storer Telecasting purchased KEYL and KABC. They were in good terms with CBS. KENS CBS 5 call signs were altered to KGBS-TV on February 1, 1954. Later on, on March 1, KABC’s calls were altered in order to match with its fellow television channel, as KGBS. In November of that same year, Storer had no option but to auction sell KGBS-AM-TV to the San Antonio Express-News. This was done in order to complete the company’s purchase of WJW in Cleveland.