KSTP is a full service television station broadcasting to St. Paul and Minneapolis, Minnesota on local digital UHF 35 . It is an affiliate of American Broadcasting Company. KSTP's, Owned by Hubbard Broadcasting, first broadcast was in late 1947, and a few months later KSTP signed on air as the
first commercial TV station in Minnesota. For almost three decades it was an NBC affiliate, and was one of the first stations to broadcast in color. In the late 1979 KSTP switched affiliations to ABC.