WTJR Source: en.wikipedia.org/wiki/WTJR

WTJR CTN QHK logo.png
CityQuincy, Illinois
Affiliations16.1: CTN (2006–present)
16.2: CTN Lifestyle
16.3: CTNi
16.4: CTN HD
OwnerChristian Television Network, Inc.
First air date
January 1, 1986 (36 years ago) (1986-01-01)
Former channel number(s)
16 (UHF, 1986–2009)
Call sign meaning
Working Till Jesus Returns
Technical information
Licensing authority
Facility ID4593
ERP1,000 kW
HAAT308 m (1,010 ft)
Transmitter coordinates39°58′19.3″N 91°19′40.4″W / 39.972028°N 91.327889°W / 39.972028; -91.327889
Public license information

WTJR (channel 16) is a religious television station in Quincy, Illinois, United States, owned and operated by the Christian Television Network (CTN). The station's studios are located on North Sixth Street in downtown Quincy, and its transmitter is located on Cannonball Road northeast of the city. WTJR offers 24-hour religious programming, much of which is produced either locally or at the CTN home base in Clearwater, Florida.

CTN acquired WLCF from another religious broadcaster, locally based Believers Broadcasting Corporation, in May 2006.

Technical information[edit]


The station's digital signal is multiplexed:

Channel Video Aspect Short name Programming[1]
16.1 1080i 16:9 WTJR-DT Main WTJR programming / CTN
16.2 480i 4:3 Lifesty CTN Lifestyle (Christian Family programming)
16.3 CTNi CTNi (Spanish programming)
16.4 CTN CTN (national feed)

Analog-to-digital conversion[edit]

WTJR shut down its analog signal, over UHF channel 16, on January 20, 2009. The station's digital signal remained on its pre-transition UHF channel 32.[2] Through the use of PSIP, digital television receivers display the station's virtual channel as its former UHF analog channel 16.


  1. ^ RabbitEars TV Query for WTJR
  2. ^ "DTV Tentative Channel Designations for the First and the Second Rounds" (PDF). Archived from the original (PDF) on 2013-08-29. Retrieved 2012-03-24.

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