Contact us

We want to hear from you. Contact us in the following ways:

WATE 6 On Your Side

1306 North Broadway

Knoxville, TN 37917

Main Line: (865) 637-6666

Submit a news tip

Report It LogoHelp shape the way WATE 6 On Your Side covers the news that matters the most to you. The easiest way to send video or photos to our reporters and producers is to Report It!

Department heads/managers:

Send us a fax

Main: (865) 525-4091

Newsroom: (865) 523-3561

Sales Department: (865) 521-6611

Request video

To request segments on DVD please contact HP Video. HP Video is not affiliated with WATE 6 On Your Side and charges a fee for services.

For video licensing requests contact Production Supervisor, Tom McCoy.

Report closed captioning concerns

For closed-captioning issues during programs airing on WATE 6 On Your Side, contact Tom McCoy:

Voice: (865) 633-6871

Fax: (865) 633-5617


To report Closed Captioning problems, issues or concerns with the program that is currently on the air please contact our Captioning Hotline by e-mail, fax or phone:



Captioning Hotline: (865) 633-6871

Fax: (865) 633-5617


We will make every effort to investigate your inquiry within 1 business day.

To submit written issues, complaints or concerns, please contact the following:

WATE Chief Engineer

1306 Broadway, NE

Knoxville, TN 37917


Before submitting a formal written complaint, we recommend you first contact our captioning hotline. We may be able to resolve your issue immediately without the need for a formal complaint.