WCNK

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WCNK
WCNK logo.png
City of license Key West, Florida
Broadcast area Florida Keys area
Branding 98.7 Conch Country
Slogan Today's Country & the Legends
Frequency 98.7 MHz
First air date 1984-12-18 (as WOZN)
Format Country music
ERP 100,000 watts
HAAT 138 meters
Class C1
Facility ID 34363
Transmitter coordinates 24°39′38.00″N 81°25′10.00″W / 24.6605556°N 81.4194444°W / 24.6605556; -81.4194444
Callsign meaning Conck
Former callsigns WOZN (1984-1996)
WBKW (1996-1996)
Affiliations AP Radio
Owner Robert Holladay
(Florida Keys Media, LLC)
Webcast Listen Live
Website conchcountry.com

WCNK (98.7 FM) is a radio station broadcasting a country music format. Licensed to Key West, Florida, USA, the station serves the Florida Keys. The station is currently owned by Robert Holladay, through licensee Florida Keys Media, LLC, and features programing from AP Radio.[1]

History[edit]

The station went on the air as WOZN on 1984-12-18. On 1996-08-23, the station changed its call sign to WBKW, and on 1996-11-18, to the current WCNK.[2]

In August 2013, Gamma Broadcasting, LLC reached a deal to sell its Florida Keys stations (including WCNK) to Florida Keys Media, LLC (a company controlled by Robert H. Holladay).[3] The sale of WCNK and sister station WWUS, at a price of $475,000, was consummated on January 31, 2014.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "WCNK Facility Record". United States Federal Communications Commission, audio division. 
  2. ^ "WCNK Call Sign History". United States Federal Communications Commission, audio division. 
  3. ^ "Ownership Of Green Bay Cluster Goes Back From Clear Channel To Cumulus". All Access. August 30, 2013. Retrieved August 30, 2013. 

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