WTEN is a full service television station in Albany, Troy, and Schenectady, New York, broadcasting on local digital UHF channel 26 and on virtual channel 36. Founded in 1953 as WROW, it is owned by Young Broadcasting. WTEN 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 News 10. After primetime, it airs its own local newscasts, followed by ABC's late-night programming. WTEN also airs local sports broadcasts.