WPTA is a full service television station in Fort Wayne, Indiana, broadcasting on local digital UHF channel 24 and on virtual channel 21. Founded in 1957, it is owned by Malara Broadcast Group. WPTA 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 Indiana's NewsCenter. After primetime, it airs its own local newscasts, followed by ABC's late-night programming. WPTA also airs local sports broadcasts.