Name: The CW 5 Roanoke WWCW
Call Sign: WWCW
Location: Roanoke, Virginia, United States
Genre: Local News, Entertainment
Website: The CW 5 Homepage
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Roanoke WWCW’s rating of 8.2 out of 10 is based on a number of factors. One of the biggest ‘pros’ is the station’s video collection, where viewers can watch the day’s news on demand. However, there’s no The CW 5 live stream available, losing the station some points. More about our rating method.
The CW 5 is owned by Nexstar Broadcasting Group. It is an affiliate of the network CW network. As an affiliate, Roanoke WWCW tends to focus its original news coverage on local issues during the traditional morning, mid-day, evening and late-night news slots. To fill in the rest of its broadcasting schedule, the station airs national programs provided by CW.
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