Question: Is WGN Still A Superstation?

As a national cable network, WGN America no longer has the rights to carry Chicago Bulls, Cubs and White Sox games nationally but they remain on WGN in Chicago and a number of Illinois, Indiana and Iowa stations listed on WGN Chicago’s website WGNTV.com.

Who are the new owners of WGN?

Nexstar Media Group has agreed to buy WGN owner Tribune Media for about $4.1 billion, potentially ending Chicago-based ownership of Ch. 9 and creating uncertainty for the future of cable channel WGN America and radio station WGN-AM 720.

Are Cubs still on WGN?

The 2019 season will be the 72nd year of Cubs baseball on WGN, though only a fraction (45) of the team’s games are scheduled to air on the channel.

What does WGN stand for?

WGN

AcronymDefinition
WGNWorld’s Greatest Newspaper (Chicago, IL, USA)
WGNWhite Gaussian Noise
WGNWisconsin Great Northern (railroad)
WGNWorld’s Greatest Network

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What channel is WGN America?

Channel 239