WIMS

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WIMS
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City of license Michigan City, Indiana
Broadcast area Chicago and Northwest Indiana
Branding AM-1420 WIMS
Slogan The Talk of the South Shore
Frequency 1420 kHz
First air date 1947
Format Classic Hits, News/Talk
Power 5,000 watts day
5,000 watts night
Class B
Facility ID 39383
Transmitter coordinates 41°40′26″N 86°55′58″W / 41.67389°N 86.93278°W / 41.67389; -86.93278Coordinates: 41°40′26″N 86°55′58″W / 41.67389°N 86.93278°W / 41.67389; -86.93278
Owner Gerard Media, LLC
Website wimsradio.com

WIMS is an AM Station broadcasting on 1420 kHz in Michigan City, Indiana, and serves the northwest Indiana listening area. Its format is primarily classic hits music, news, talk and sports. The station is currently owned by Gerard Media, LLC.[1]

WIMS has been broadcasting live from Michigan City since 1947, and most recently, is being run by Ric Federighi and his brothers of Gerard Media LLC.

WIMS is an affiliate of the Grand Valley State Laker football radio network. [2]

As of October 2013, WIMS is simulcast on WHFB 1060 AM in Benton Harbor/Saint Joseph, Michigan.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "WIMS Facility Record". United States Federal Communications Commission, audio division. Retrieved 2009-11-09. 
  2. ^ "GRAND VALLEY STATE OFFICIAL ATHLETIC SITE". Grand Valley State Lakers. Retrieved 24 November 2010. 

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