KLKN is a full service television station in Lincoln, Nebraska, broadcasting on local digital VHF channel 8. Founded in 1964 as KHQL, it is owned by Citadel Communications. KLKN is affiliated with ABC (American Broadcasting Company), airing ABC's primetime shows in the evening. In the morning, the station airs ABC's
morning news and information program, with spots for local news and weather; in the afternoon, it airs ABC's soap operas; in the early evening, it shows ABC's national news broadcast and Channel 8 Eyewitness News. After primetime, it airs its own local newscasts, followed by ABC's late-night programming. KLKN also airs local sports broadcasts.