KPHO is a full service television station in Phoenix, Arizona, broadcasting on local digital UHF channel 17 and on virtual channel 5. Founded in 1949 as Arizona first television station, it is owned by Meredith Corporation. KPHO is affiliated with CBS, airing CBS's primetime shows in the evening. In the
morning, the station airs CBS's morning news and information program, with spots for local news and weather; in the afternoon, it airs CBS's soap operas; in the early evening, it shows CBS's national news broadcast and CBS 5 News. After primetime, it airs its own local newscasts, followed by CBS's late-night programming. KPHO also airs local sports broadcasts.