KWPT

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KWPT
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City of license Fortuna, California
Broadcast area Eureka, California
Branding The Point
Slogan The Best Rock and Roll of All Time
Frequency 100.3 MHz
Translator(s) 102.7 K274AM (Eureka)
First air date 1992
Format Classic rock/hits
ERP 12,000 watts
HAAT 577.2 meters
Class C1
Facility ID 49308
Owner Lost Coast Communications
Website kwpt.com

KWPT is a commercial classic rock/hits music radio station licensed in Fortuna, California, broadcasting to the Eureka, California area on 100.3 FM. Owned by Lost Coast Communications, KWPT's sister stations are KHUM, KSLG-FM and KXGO.[1] KWPT also serves Eureka, California, on translator K274AM at 102.7 FM.

History[edit]

KWPT carried a Rhythmic Top 40 format previous to the current classic rock/hits format and was known as The Party. Before that it aired a Smooth Jazz format. All formats on KWPT have been locally-executed, which is unique for the Eureka, CA metro market.[citation needed]

Personalities[edit]

KWPT The Point's airstaff includes: Carole Ann, Chuck Rogers, Eric Oldford, Janet Carney, and Andy Powell. The programming is generated entirely from the Ferndale, California studios.[citation needed]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Lost Coast Communications launches documentary series on marijuana, Redwood Times, February 7, 2012, accessed 13 June 2013.

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 40°30′03″N 124°17′12″W / 40.5007°N 124.2867°W / 40.5007; -124.2867