WNCN is a CBS affiliate in Raleigh/Durham/Fayetteville, North Carolina (licensed to Goldsboro). The station broadcasts on digital channel 8, mapped on tuners as virtual 17 and is owned by Nexstar Media Group.
WNCN first began in 1988 as WYED as an independent station. In 1994, the station changed its call letters to the current WNCN and became a WB affiliate in January 1995 then eight months later the station joined the NBC network after former NBC affiliate WRDC channel 28 became a UPN affiliate, and WRAZ channel 50 signed on as the new WB affiliate.
On February 29, 2016, WNCN switched to the CBS network. NBC moved to the previous CBS affiliate, WRAL/channel 5. WNCN sold its digital 17 transmissions in the spectrum incentive auction and will relocate to channel 8 in the near future. They will retain 17 as their virtual channel.
Current CBS Prime-Time Schedule
|Monday||Judge Judy||Judge Judy||The Neighborhood||Bob Hearts Abishola||All Rise||Bull||CBS 17 News at 11|
|Tuesday||Judge Judy||Judge Judy||NCIS||FBI||NCIS: New Orleans||CBS 17 News at 11|
|Wednesday||Judge Judy||Judge Judy||Survivor||Seal Team||S.W.A.T.||CBS 17 News at 11|
|Thursday||Judge Judy||Judge Judy||Young Sheldon||The Unicorn||Mom||Carol's Second Act||Evil||CBS 17 News at 11|
|Friday||Judge Judy||Judge Judy||Hawaii Five-0||Magnum, P.I.||Blue Bloods||CBS 17 News at 11|
|Saturday||Judge Judy||Judge Judy||Crimetime Saturday||48 Hours||CBS 17 News at 11|
|Sunday||60 Minutes||God Friended Me||NCIS: Los Angeles||Madam Secretary||CBS 17 News at 11|