Window to The World Communications presents WYCC World beginning March 1, 2020
Window to the World Communications, Inc. to Offer WORLD and CREATE channels 24/7
WTTW announces that CREATE – the public media lifestyle, cooking, travel, home improvement, gardening, and arts and crafts channel – will take over WTTW channel 11.3. WORLD – the best of public media in news, documentaries, and fact-based informational programming – will move to WTTW-operated WYCC channel 20.1. MHz Worldview has announced that it will cease its over-the-air broadcast on February 29, 2020. Viewers can find all WTTW and WYCC programming schedules on wttw.com.View WTTW and WYCC Schedules.
What is WYCC’s relationship to WTTW?
Window To The World Communications, Inc., parent organization of WTTW and now also of WYCC, announced on March 23, 2018 that as of Monday, April 23, 2018 at 5:00 am, WYCC in Chicago will broadcast the international news and documentary service, WORLD. Over-the-air viewers can find WORLD on channel 20 by rescanning available channels on their televisions. Viewers will also be able to watch WYCC WORLD on Comcast channel 372 and RCN channel 57.
Will WYCC’s primary channel (20.1) programming be coming back?
A significant amount of the programming viewers enjoyed on WYCC’s primary channel (20.1) is available on one of WTTW’s content services – on WTTW11 (11.1), WTTW Prime (11.2), WTTW Create (11.3), WTTW Kids 24/7 (11.4), WTTW WORLD (20.1), wttw.com, and the WTTW/PBS video app. In November 2017, WTTW added Miss Fisher and Dr. Blake Mysteries to our WTTW Prime lineup, and our weekend lineup on WTTW11 includes some of the British comedies and mysteries many enjoyed on WYCC.
I was a member of WYCC. Will I still have my membership to WYCC?
WTTW honored all active WYCC memberships as of November 2017 so, at that time, WYCC members became WTTW members. If you have any questions about this announcement, or your membership, please contact WTTW Member and Audience Services at (773) 509-1111, ext 6.
Is WYCC affiliated with PBS?
WYCC is no longer affiliated with PBS. WTTW is the primary and only PBS station in Chicago.