WIRO

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WIRO
City of license Ironton, Ohio
Broadcast area Ironton, Ohio
Huntington, West Virginia
Ashland, Kentucky
Branding "Fox Sports 1230"
Frequency 1230 kHz
Format Sports
Power 1,000 watts (unlimited)
Class C
Facility ID 61685
Transmitter coordinates 38°32′21″N 82°40′30″W / 38.53917°N 82.67500°W / 38.53917; -82.67500
Owner Clear Channel Communications
(Capstar TX Limited Partnership)
Webcast Listen Live
Website FoxSports1420.com + FoxSports1230.com

WIRO (1230 AM) is a commercial radio station serving the Ironton, Ohio, Flatwoods, Kentucky, Ashland, Kentucky and Huntington, West Virginia areas.

The station currently is affiliated with Fox Sports Radio, beginning on April 6, 2009. Previously it repeated WVHU in Huntington.

The station's antenna system uses a single tower that results in an omnidirectional signal pattern. According to the Antenna Structure Registration database, the tower is 62.4 m (205 ft) tall. [1] The transmitter and broadcast tower are located near the intersection of U.S. Route 52 and Ohio State Route 93 in Ironton.

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