WKBN-TV is the CBS-affiliated television station for the Mahoning Valley of Northeastern Ohio and Northwestern Pennsylvania. Licensed to Youngstown, Ohio, it broadcasts a high definition digital signal on UHF channel 41 (or virtual channel 27.1 via PSIP) from a transmitter near the city's Pleasant Grove section. The station can also be seen on Time Warner Cable channel 4 and Comcast digital channel 193, and in HD on Time Warner Cable channel 1004.
Prior to October 12, 2012, WKBN has been owned by New Vision Television since 2006. LIN TV Corporation has completed the acquisition of television stations from New Vision Television owned stations including WKBN. WKBN is sister to low-powered Fox affiliate WYFX-LD and ABC affiliate WYTV. The latter, however, is actually owned by Vaughan Media, LLC and operated by LIN TV through a shared services agreement (SSA). All three outlets share studios on Sunset Boulevard near Youngstown's Pleasant Grove section. Syndicated programming on this station includes Jeopardy!, Wheel of Fortune, The Jeff Probst Show, and The Dr. Oz Show among others.