If you are a viewer in the Chicago area, go to www.WGNTV.com
Q: What is the e-mail address for WGN America?
A: If the answer to your question does not appear on this page, e-mail us at
Please include your city, state and zip code.
Q: In addition to email, how can I contact WGN America?
2501 West Bradley Place
Chicago, Illinois 60618-4718
Q: My cable provider doesn't offer WGN America. What should I do?
A: If you're outside the Chicago area, please contact your cable provider and ask them to add WGN America to their channel lineup. WGN America is also available on...
1) DIRECTV Channel 307 (Phone 800-DIRECTV)
2) DISH Network Channel 239 (Phone 888-825-2557)
3) Verizon FiOS (Phone 888-591-6075)
Q: My cable provider doesn't offer WGN America in HD. What should I do?
A: If you're outside the Chicago area, please contact your cable provider and ask them to add WGN America in HD. WGN America is also available in HD on...
1) DIRECTV HD Channel 307 (Phone 800-DIRECTV)
2) DISH Network HD Channel 239 (Phone 888-825-2557)
3) Verizon FiOS Channel 568 (Phone 888-591-6075)
Q: Why is "WGN News at Nine" periodically preempted on WGN America?
A: Occasionally, "WGN News at Nine" is preempted on WGN America by programming that conflicts with the newscast. In these and all instances, viewers can watch "WGN News at Nine" online via live streaming video at WGNTV.com, where all WGN Chicago newscasts are streamed live. Additionally, "WGN Midday News" continues to air on WGN America and is also streamed live online at WGNTV.com.
Q: What shows are available on DVD?
A: Most programs produced by WGN, including WGN News, sports (Cubs, White Sox, Bulls), and Bozo are NOT available.
1) This year's holiday runs of "Bozo, Gar & Ray: WGN TV Classics" will be seen at WGNtv.com/live Sunday, December 1 at 8pm ET / 5pm PT and Wednesday, December 25 (Christmas Day) at 10am ET / 7am PT.
2) "Bozo's Circus: The Lost Tape" can be seen December 2 through December 24 at WGNtv.com/news/stories/bozos-circus-the-lost-tape
3) For other shows, www.TVShowsOnDVD.com and www.TVOnDVDShop.com
Q: How can I inquire about employment opportunities at WGN America?
A: For WGN America job opportunities please click here.
Q: How can I contact the Chicago Bulls?
A: Contact the Bulls at:
1901 West Madison Street
Chicago, IL 60612-2459
Q: How can I contact the Chicago Cubs?
A: Contact the Cubs at:
1060 West Addison Street
Chicago, IL 60613-4397
Q: How can I contact the Chicago White Sox?
A: Contact the White Sox at:
U.S. Cellular Field
333 West 35th Street
Chicago, IL 60616-3696
Q: How can I contactMajor League Baseball?
A: You can contact MLB at:
Major League Baseball
245 Park Ave., 31st Fl.
New York, NY 10167
Q: How can I contact the National Basketball Association:
A: The NBA's phone number is (212) 407-8000.
Q: Why aren't more Chicago Cubs and White Sox baseball games carried on WGN America?
A: Each team has long-term agreements with specific channels to carry a specific amount of games and telecast schedules are negotiated during preseason. Most of the telecasts we don't carry are available on the "MLB Extra Innings" package on digital cable, DIRECTV, Verizon FiOS, and online at www.MLB.tv
Q: Why aren't more Chicago Bulls basketball games carried nationally on WGN America?
A: WGN America is limited to 15 national telecasts per season. Additional telecasts are available on the "NBA League Pass" package on digital cable, DIRECTV, DISH Network, Verizon FiOS and online at NBA.com/leaguepass
Additional WGN-produced telecasts are also available on...
WCIX 49.1 (MyNetworkTV) Springfield - Decatur - Champaign
KGCW 26.1 (The CW) Davenport - Moline - Rock Island
WAOE 59.1 (MyNetworkTV) Peoria - Bloomington
WTVO 17.2 (MyNetworkTV) Rockford
Q: What do the TV Parental Guideline ratings mean?
A: Click on http://www.TheTVBoss.org