WLIO is a full service television station in Lima, Ohio, broadcasting on local digital VHF channel 8. Founded in 1953, it is owned by Block Communications. WLIO is affiliated with NBC (National Broadcasting Company), airing NBC's primetime shows in the evening. In the morning, the station airs NBC's morning news
and information program, with spots for local news and weather; in the afternoon, it airs NBC's soap operas; in the early evening, it shows NBC's national news broadcast and Your News Now. After primetime, it airs its own local newscasts, followed by NBC's late-night programming. WLIO also airs local sports broadcasts.