WHIO is a full service television station in Dayton and Springfield, Ohio, broadcasting on local digital UHF channel 41 and on virtual channel 7. Founded in 1949 and was the first TV channel in Dayton, it is owned by Cox Enterprises. WHIO is affiliated with CBS, airing CBS's primetime shows
in the evening. In the morning, the station airs CBS's morning news and information program, with spots for local news and weather; in the afternoon, it airs CBS's soap operas; in the early evening, it shows CBS's national news broadcast and News Center 7. After primetime, it airs its own local newscasts, followed by CBS's late-night programming. WHIO also airs local sports broadcasts.