WBRE is a full service television station in Wilkes-Barre and Scranton, Pennsylvania, broadcasting on local digital or VHF channel 11 and on virtual channel 28. Founded in 1953, it is owned by Nexstar Broadcasting Group. WBRE 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 PA Live. After primetime, it airs its own local newscasts, followed by NBC's late-night programming. WBRE also airs local sports broadcasts.