Chicago public TV station WYCC-Ch. 20, which went off the air in November, is set to return next month thanks to a channel-sharing agreement with former rival WTTW-Ch. 11.
The new channel, dubbed WYCC MHz Worldview, will borrow a portion of WTTW’s airwaves beginning at 5 a.m. April 23 to run the full slate of international dramas and newscasts that formerly aired on one of WYCC’s secondary digital channels.
“We’re excited about it and the potential going forward, and we know that the WYCC audience is eager to see this channel come back,” Anne Gleason, senior vice president of marketing and digital media for WTTW's parent company, said in an email Friday.
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