WGMN

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WGMN
WVGM ESPNVA 2008.PNG
City of license Roanoke, Virginia
Broadcast area Metro Roanoke
Branding "ESPN in Virginia"
Frequency 1240 kHz
First air date 1946
Format Sports radio
Power 1,000 Watts day and night
Class C
Facility ID 37746
Transmitter coordinates 37°16′12.0″N 79°58′14.0″W / 37.270000°N 79.970556°W / 37.270000; -79.970556
Callsign meaning W GaMe Network
former branding
Affiliations ESPN Radio
Owner 3 Daughters Media
(Burns Media Strategies)
Sister stations WBLT, WMNA, WMNA-FM, WVGM
Webcast WGMN Webstream
Website WGMN Online

WGMN is a Sports Radio formatted broadcast radio station licensed to Roanoke, Virginia, serving the Metro Roanoke area. WGMN is owned and operated by 3 Daughters Media.[1]

History[edit]

WGMN launched as WROV, which was the leading Top 40 station in Roanoke during the 60s and 70s and was owned by Burt & Muriel Levine.

WGMN and WVGM would be sold to 3 Daughters Media.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "WGMN Facility Record". Federal Communications Commission, audio division. 
  2. ^ "Deals," Broadcasting & Cable, October 2, 2006.

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