VPM PBS (WCVE) Over-the-air Signal Broadcasting at Low-Power
The over-the-air broadcast for VPM PBS in the Richmond viewing area (WCVE) experienced a transmitter outage on Saturday, January 11th. Engineers were able to restore the over-the-air signal, broadcasting at a lower power, on Monday, January 13th and will continue to work to restore the signal to full power in the next few days.
This outage continues to affect some over-the-air viewers. DISH viewers should now be able to receive the broadcast. Cable and DirecTV viewers are not affected. We apologize for any inconvenience the outage may cause to our over-the-air viewers.
If you missed any programming during the outage, please check our VPM PBS Plus (WCVW) station:
- Country Music - Thursday at 9:00 p.m. (or watch online Saturday)
- Expedition with Steve Backshall - Saturday at 7:00 p.m. (or watch online Thursday)
- Howard's End on Masterpiece - Wednesday at 8:00 p.m. (or watch online)
- Midsomer Murders - Tuesday at 9:00 p.m.
- Nature - Saturday at 8:00 p.m. (or watch online Thursday)
- Place to Call Home - Tuesday at 8:00 p.m.
- Sanditon on Masterpiece - Wednesday at 9:00 p.m. (or online, Episode 1 and 2)