Broadcasting over an antenna atop Cheyenne Mountain, at nearly 10,000 feet above sea level, KXRM/KXTU (FOX and CW affiliates) reach Colorado Springs, Pueblo, and Southern Colorado on over-the-air channel 21 and channel 57. Both stations are carried on all cable and satellite systems in the market.
In addition to airing FOX Network entertainment and sports programming, FOX21 News produces 42 hours of local content every week. FOX21news.com has seen major growth over the last five years. The FOX21 News department has won many industry accolades including a National Edward R. Murrow award in 2013 for the coverage of the Waldo Canyon Fire. In 2015, FOX21 launched SKYFOX21, the first federally sanctioned drone aircraft cleared for media use in the state of Colorado.
KXTU (SOCOCW) carries CW Network entertainment programming along with a strong lineup of comedy and talk shows.
Colorado Springs, CO is in the 86th largest DMA in the United States, with a population of approximately 841,752 and 390,400 television households, as reported by Nielsen Media.
Cable/ADS penetration in the market is estimated to be 83% (44.1% wired/38.9% ADS). Heavily populated with military, Colorado Springs is home to Fort Carson Army Post, Peterson & Schiever Air Force Bases and The United States Air Force Academy. An hour north of Colorado Springs is the Denver DMA with 2.5 million People.
Station Contact Information560 Wooten Road Colorado Springs, CO 80915 P: (719) 596-2100
Donna D'Amico, General Manager
Joe Cole, News Director
Chad Maurer, Creative Services Director
Douglas Ducote, Chief Engineer