WPDR

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WPDR
City of license Portage, Wisconsin
Broadcast area Wisconsin Dells/Madison
Frequency 1350 kHz
First air date 1952
Format Oldies
Power 1,000 watts day
41 watts night
Class D
Facility ID 35516
Transmitter coordinates 43°31′42.00″N 89°26′1.00″W / 43.5283333°N 89.4336111°W / 43.5283333; -89.4336111
Callsign meaning Portage Daily Register[1]
Affiliations ABC Radio
Owner Magnum Broadcasting
Sister stations WDDC
Website wpdr.com

WPDR (1350 AM) is a radio station broadcasting an oldies format. Prior to oldies, WPDR was News/Talk. Before that, WPDR played oldies and also played country music for many years. Licensed to Portage, Wisconsin, USA, the station serves the Wisconsin Dells, Portage, and North Madison Metro. The station is currently owned by Magnum Broadcasting. Co-owned WDDC, formerly WPDR-FM, is located at 100.1 MHz.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Call Letter Origins". Radio History on the Web. 
  2. ^ "WPDR Facility Record". United States Federal Communications Commission, audio division. 

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