WOWY is a classic hits music formatted radio station broadcasting from University Park, Pennsylvania featuring the hits of the 60's, 70's and 80's The owner is Southern Belle, LLC, who also own WBHV-FM, Rocker WEMR and Adult Contemporary 3WZ. Current lineup is Gary and the WOWY Wakeup show 6-10am, Mike Stevens Afternoons and the popular satellite show Mike Harvey at night.
In the past, WQWK broadcast on this frequency. 97.1 QWK Rock was extremely popular and was usually ranked high in area ratings. However, hampered by a weak signal in areas such as Philipsburg and Altoona, WQWK moved to 98.7, and to 103.1. in 2006. The calls were eventually moved to ESPN Radio 1450 when QWK Rock went off the air in favor of an all talk format.