STV (The Sapporo Television Broadcasting Co.,Ltd.) was established in 1958.
We started as a terrestrial television broadcasting in 1959. STV operates in the large broadcast area in Hokkaido, which has a population of about 5.5 million and makes up 22% of Japan's landmass, is blessed with beautiful natural resources. STV is Hokkaido’s No.1 TV station in terms of ‘Viewing Rate (from 06:00 to 24:00)’ for over 25 years. STV is now exciting !