In January 2005, the call letters were changed from WOKR-TV to WHAM-TV.
In September 2010, WHAM-TV began broadcasting its local newscasts in high definition; with the change, the station also changed its logo to one based on the logo used by fellow ABC affiliate WTVG in Toledo, Ohio.
TV stations viewable in the Greater Rochester, New York area
| Television stations|
ABC affiliates: KATU | KATV | KDNL-TV | KHGI-TV/KWNB-TV/KHGI-CD | KHQA-DT2 | KOMO-TV | KTUL | KTVO | KVII/KVIH | WBMA-LD | WCHS-TV | WCIV-DT2 | WEAR-TV | WGTU/WGTQ | WGXA-DT2 | WHAM-TV8 | WHOI | WICD | WICS | WJLA-TV | WKEF | WLOS | WPDE-TV | WSET-TV | WSYX | WTVC | WXLV-TV| WHAM-TV8
Regional cable news:
National cable networks:
1Owned by Tennessee Broadcasting. Sinclair (SBGI) is seeking an FCC "failing station" waiver to purchase this station.