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WKNB-TV

1953–1957

WKNB-TV 1950s

WNBC-TV

1957–1960

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Note: WNBC here, stood for "New Britain, Connecticut", not "National Broadcasting Company", like its later callsign in New York.

WHNB-TV

1960–1965

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In May 1960, WNBC-TV became WHNB, as the WNBC callsign was transferred to the New York City NBC station.

1965–1975

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1976-1978

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WVIT

1978–1983

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WHNB-TV became WVIT-TV upon its transfer of ownership to the original Viacom on June 12, 1978.

1983–1987

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1987–1992

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A rare example of a TV station identifying its channel number as a word.

1992–1994

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Viacom purchased Paramount Pictures in 1994, and merged its five-station group into the Paramount Stations Group. The WVIT wordmark from the previous logo was retained.

1994–1998

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In 1996, Viacom and Paramount Stations Group sold WVIT back to NBC, making it an O&O for the second time.

1998–2005

WVIT 1998

2005–2009

WVIT 2005

2009–2017

NBC Connecticut WVIT

2017–present

WVIT Logo 2017

Video

WVIT news opens

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