Watch (Direct TV) WPTV NBC 5 News West Palm Beach, Fl local breaking news update Channel Live stream Online. You can also find a radar weather forecast which presents Girls Team. WPTV Channel 5 NBC News live streaming online is an NBC-affiliated television station which works in West Palm Beach, Florida, areas of United States. It telecast its transmission on virtual 12 (VHF digital 17). It is owned by E. W. Scripps Broadcast Television Media network group and works under the supervision of shared services agreement (SSA) and Gray Television. WPTV has two shared production studios located at South Australian Avenue in downtown West Palm Beach. WPTV transmission house is located at Wellington west of US 441/SR 7. The station began telecasting on August 22, 1954, with the theme of (Local Coverage You Can Count On).