WPRO-FM

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WPRO-FM
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City of license Providence, Rhode Island
Broadcast area Providence metropolitan area
Branding 92 Pro FM
Slogan "Today's Hit Music"
Frequency 92.3 MHz/Channel 222
First air date April 17, 1948
Format Top 40
ERP 39,000 watts
HAAT 168 meters
Class B
Facility ID 64841
Transmitter coordinates 41°48′18″N 71°28′24″W / 41.80500°N 71.47333°W / 41.80500; -71.47333
Callsign meaning PROvidence (callsign originates with sister A.M. WPRO)
Owner Cumulus Media
(Radio License Holding CBC, LLC)
Sister stations WEAN-FM, WPRO, WPRV, WWKX, WWLI
Webcast WPRO-FM Live Feed
Website http://www.92profm.com

WPRO-FM (92.3 FM, "92 PRO-FM") is a radio station in Providence, Rhode Island, United States. The station broadcasts a top 40 format. It is the sister station to WPRO. The station was previously owned by Cherry & Webb Broadcasting Corp., Capital Cities Communications, Tele-Media, and Citadel Broadcasting, but today is owned by Cumulus Media.

Its transmitter is located in Johnston, Rhode Island. The studio is located in the Brine Broadcasting Center located on Wampanoag Trail on the East Providence/Barrington line.

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WPRO-FM began broadcasting on April 17, 1948. It was owned by Cherry & Webb Broadcasting Company.[1]

On April 29, 1974 at 15:00, it changed formats from its previous easy listening to its current Top 40.[2]

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