|City of license||Wilmington, North Carolina|
|Broadcast area||Wilmington, North Carolina|
|Branding||WHQR 91.3 FM|
|Slogan||Radio with vision ... listen and see|
|Translator(s)||98.9 W255BZ (Myrtle Beach, South Carolina)
96.7 W243CX (Rose Hill, relays HD2)
|First air date||1984|
HD2: Classical music "Classical HQR"
|Affiliations||National Public Radio|
|Owner||Friends of Public Radio, Inc.|
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WHQR (91.3 FM) is the National Public Radio member station for Wilmington, North Carolina. The station is currently owned by Friends of Public Radio, Inc., a community group. It airs a mix of NPR news and talk, jazz and adult album alternative music.
The station signed on in 1984, bringing NPR programming to the last area of North Carolina without even a grade B signal.
WHQR also aired on 98.9 FM in Myrtle Beach starting July 11, 2012. The station began the application process in 2003 but did not have the money for years. The translator shares a tower with Time Warner Cable.
- Official website
- Query the FCC's FM station database for WHQR
- Radio-Locator information on WHQR
- Query Nielsen Audio's FM station database for WHQR
- Query the FCC's FM station database for W255BZ
- Radio-Locator information on W255BZ
- Query the FCC's FM station database for W243CX
- Radio-Locator information on W243CX
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