WVIR-TV signed on the airwaves in 1973 to become Central Virginia's first broadcast TV station. Comprised of three channels - NBC29, CW29, and WeatherPlus - WVIR-TV leads the market in providing local news coverage. With weekday newscasts from 4:30 to 7 a.m., noon, 5 to 6:30 p.m., 10 p.m., and 11 p.m., as well as weekend newscasts at 7 a.m., 6 p.m., 10 p.m., and 11 p.m., WVIR-TV is dedicated to keeping viewers informed.
WVIR-TV's award-winning website, www.nbc29.com, in conjunction with its Facebook and Twitter feeds, supports and extends its dedication to local news.
Digital advertising consulting services are the latest addition to the station's ability to assist and support the business community.
With network programming from NBC and The CW, premium syndicated programming, and a 24-hour weather channel, WVIR-TV is proud to provide the very best in entertainment and information to its viewers.