call_letters = WINM
city =
station_slogan =
station_branding =
analog = 63 (UHF)
digital = 12 (VHF)
other_chs = W43CF Fort Wayne
affiliations = TCT
network =
founded =
airdate = April 22, 1983
location = Angola, Indiana
callsign_meaning =
former_callsigns = WXJC-TV (1983-1984)
WBKZ (1984-1986)
former_channel_numbers =
owner = Tri-State Christian Television, Inc.
licensee =
sister_stations =
former_affiliations = TBN (only, until 1991; with TCT, 1991-2007)
effective_radiated_power = 1380 kW (analog)
16.5 kW (digital)
HAAT = 144 m (analog)
132 m (digital)
class =
facility_id = 67787
coordinates = coord|41|27|14.7|N|84|48|9.9|W|type:landmark_scale:2000
homepage = [

WINM is a religious television station in Angola, Indiana, broadcasting locally on channel 63. It is a Tri-State Christian Television owned-and-operated station. WINM also broadcasts on digital channel 12, and in Fort Wayne, Indiana on repeater station W43CF (formerly W66BD).

Although it is licensed to Angola, the studios and transmitter for WINM are located in Ohio, 125 yards (115 meters) east of the Indiana-Ohio border, midway between Butler, Indiana and Edgerton, Ohio. This gives WINM greater coverage of the Fort Wayne market area. WINM is managed by Leo Vogt.


On April 22, 1983, WXJC-TV signed on as a TBN affiliate. In 1984, the calls were changed to WBKZ, and were changed again in 1986 to WINM, when the license was purchased by Manna for Modern Man Ministries. Quad M productions, as it was called was fully owned by Calvary Temple Worship Center and solely ran by the Paul Paino family. The studio facilities were located in the old Calvary Temple location on Clinton St in Fort Wayne. As a result of over spending, the station filed for bankruptcy and closed. The licenese was the purchased in 1991 by Tri-State Christian Television began producing their own part-time network feed of religious programming, and began airing it on their O&O stations. TCT fully disassociated with TBN in April 2007.

On February 27, 2004, WINM's Fort Wayne translator, W66BD, changed calls to W43CF and moved to its current home on channel 43. W43CF has also applied to flash-cut to digital, and will continue as a repeater for WINM.

WINM can be seen on Comcast Cable on channel 10, and on DISH Network on channel 63 and on Verizon FIOS channel 12. Outside of the Fort Wayne area WINM is on channel 11 for MediaCom Cable and in Ohio it can be seen on various channels (mostly channel 22) for Time Warner Cable. On Direct TV TCT Network can be seen on channel 377.

External links

* [ Tri-State Christian TV]

Wikimedia Foundation. 2010.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • WINM — TV 63, Angola, Indiana (Community » TV Stations) …   Abbreviations dictionary

  • Tri-State Christian Television — Infobox Network network name = Tri State Christian Television network country = United States network type = Broadcast and television network available = National; also distributed worldwide owner = Tri State Christian Television key people =… …   Wikipedia

  • Fort Wayne, Indiana — Infobox Settlement official name = City of Fort Wayne settlement type = City nickname = The Summit City, The City That Saved Itself, The FortSalter Rodriguez, Rosa, [… …   Wikipedia

  • Angola, Indiana — Infobox Settlement official name = City of Angola, Indiana settlement type = City nickname = |sajju imagesize = image caption = Downtown Angola s traffic circle (or roundabout), looking east. The monument in the center is dedicated to those who… …   Wikipedia

  • M.U.G.E.N — is a freeware 2D fighting game engine designed by Elecbyte, written in C with the Allegro library. The engine was originally released in July 17, 1999. Beta versions of it were made to work on DOS, Linux and Windows platforms, distributed through …   Wikipedia

  • Media in Toledo, Ohio — This List of Toledo, Ohio, media outlets lists the broadcast television stations, radio stations, and newspapers which are received by people living in the Toledo, Ohio, region. Not included are radio and television stations from Detroit and… …   Wikipedia

  • Media in Fort Wayne, Indiana — Following is the complete list of mainstream and commercial media serving Fort Wayne, Indiana and its immediate suburbs. Contents 1 Media 1.1 Newspapers 1.2 Television 1.3 Radio …   Wikipedia

  • Верх-Нейвинск — Город Новоуральск Герб …   Википедия

  • Свердловск-44 — Город Новоуральск Герб …   Википедия

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”

We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.