WLBL-FM

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WLBL-FM
City of license Wausau, Wisconsin
Frequency 91.9 MHz
First air date October 28, 1994 (1994-10-28)
Format Public radio, News
ERP 54 watts
HAAT 255 meters (837 ft)
Class A
Facility ID 63031
Callsign meaning Wisconsin, Land of Beautiful Lakes (from sister AM operation in Auburndale)[1]
Affiliations Wisconsin Public Radio, NPR, American Public Media
Owner State of Wisconsin - Educational Communications Board
(State of Wisconsin - Educational Communications Board)
Webcast Stream
Website Wisconsin Public Radio

WLBL-FM (91.9 FM) is a radio station licensed to Wausau, Wisconsin. The station is part of Wisconsin Public Radio (WPR), and airs WPR's "Ideas Network", consisting of news and talk programming. WLBL-FM also broadcasts local news and programming from studios in the Center for Civic Engagement at the University of Wisconsin-Marathon County in Wausau.

In a unique share-time arrangement, WLBL shares 91.9 with WXPW, a repeater of WXPR in Rhinelander. WLBL airs from midnight to 6 pm Monday through Friday and from 5 pm to midnight on Sunday. Because of this, an HD Radio subchannel of the full Ideas Network schedule is heard on WHRM-HD3 (90.9-3), a sister station to WLBL which carries WPR's NPR News and Classical service.

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  1. ^ http://www.smecc.org/call_sign_letter__meaning.htm

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Coordinates: 44°55′16″N 89°41′28″W / 44.921°N 89.691°W / 44.921; -89.691