An entirely new logo design for the station was introduced on June 5, 2017.
WCIU-TV became an affiliate of The CW on September 1, 2019 as WCIU-TV THE CW26 and now it's the 3rd Station in Chicago to have The CW as the new network affiliate service and thus following WGN-TV Channel 9 (2006-2016) & WPWR-TV My50 (2016-2019).
1Joint venture with Fox Corporation. 2Owned by Think Televisual, a separate LLC associated with Weigel. 3Carried on a digital subchannel of WMLW and WMYS. 4Carried on a digital subchannel of WDJT. 5Joint venture with ViacomCBS. 6License owned by Venture Technologies Group but operated by Weigel. 7Carried on a digital subchannel of WCIU.