, virtual channel
23 (digital channel 22), is the Fox
-affiliated television station in Tulsa, Oklahoma
. It is owned by Newport Television
, a subsidiary of private equity firm Providence Equity Partners
. The station's studios are located on South Memorial Drive in Tulsa, and its transmitter is located in Broken Arrow, Oklahoma
The station broadcasts its digital signal on UHF channel 22, using its former analog channel assignment of 23 as its virtual channel via PSIP
. On cable, KOKI-TV can be seen on channel 5 in standard definition and on channel 705 in high definition on Cox
KOKI is a typical Fox station with almost 40 hours a week of news along with syndicated first run court/reality shows, off-network sitcoms and dramas, Fox primetime and Saturday late night network programming, and sports. KOKI is a relative newcomer to the field of local newscasts in Tulsa. KOKI began offering local newscasts in 2002, but has made significant gains in news viewership.
KOKI-DT broadcasts on digital channel 22.
On June 12, 2009, KOKI abandoned its previous analog channel assignment of channel 23, and moved its digital channel assignment to channel 22. However, digital television receivers will continue to display KOKI's virtual digital channel as 23.
The channel 23 slot in Tulsa was first occupied by KCEB
, an affiliate of the DuMont Television Network
. That station signed off... Read More