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Las Vegas, Nevada
City of license Paradise, Nevada
Branding Telemundo Las Vegas
Channels Digital: 40 (UHF)
Affiliations Telemundo
Owner NBC Universal, Inc.
(Telemundo Las Vegas License, LLC)
First air date April 20, 1989
Former channel number(s) Analog:
39 (UHF, 1989-2009)
Transmitter Power 230 kW
Height 328.7 m
Facility ID 63768
Transmitter Coordinates 36°0′34.3″N 115°0′19.1″W / 36.009528°N 115.005306°W / 36.009528; -115.005306 (KBLR)

KBLR is a Telemundo station serving Las Vegas, Nevada, which is owned and operated by NBC Universal. Located at digital channel 40, its transmitter is located in Las Vegas on Black Mountain. During the unofficial first year (1988-89) of broadcast, KBLR aired ethnic-oriented programming and African, Asian and Latino musical footage constantly, though the TV Guide listed other programming, such as G.I. Joe and B movies.

On February 23, 2005, NBC bought Telemundo affiliate KBLR from Summit American (formerly Summit Media also owns KDOX) for $32.1 million.[1][2] The sale was completed on May 24, 2005.[3]

In August 2008, KBLR confirmed reports from the Las Vegas Sun and announced at the city council meeting that its studio facility would be moving to Neonopolis on Fremont Street, which is part of the Fremont Street Experience. The stations studios was first occupied on January 20th with full completion on Feb. 22, 2009. KBLR began broadcast operations from the new facility at 4:45 am on February 22, 2009.

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