WGLR (AM)

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For the FM radio station in Lancaster, Wisconsin, United States, see WGLR-FM.
WGLR
City of license Lancaster, Wisconsin
Branding The Double Team ESPN Radio
Frequency 1280 kHz
Format Sports radio
Power 500 watts day
22 watts night
Class D
Facility ID 33053
Transmitter coordinates 42°50′18.00″N 90°40′14.00″W / 42.8383333°N 90.6705556°W / 42.8383333; -90.6705556
Callsign meaning Grant County-Lancaster Radio[1]
Affiliations ESPN Radio
Owner Morgan Murphy Media
(Queenb Radio Wisconsin, Inc.)
Sister stations WGLR-FM
Website http://theespndoubleteam.com/

WGLR (1280 AM) is a radio station broadcasting a Sports radio format. Prior to sports, the station had an oldies format, simulcasting sister station WPVL 1590 kHz in Platteville, Wisconsin. Before oldies, WGLR(AM) had a country music format simulcasting co-owned WGLR-FM. Licensed to Lancaster, Wisconsin, USA. WGLR (AM) began as a daytime only station and later added nighttime service with lower power. The station is currently owned by Morgan Murphy Media and features programing from ESPN Radio.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Call Letter Origins". Radio History on the Web. 
  2. ^ "WGLR Facility Record". United States Federal Communications Commission, audio division. 

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