WQBR (FM)

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WQBR
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City of license Avis, Pennsylvania
Broadcast area Williamsport/Lock Haven/State College
Branding The Bear Country 99.9 FM
Frequency 99.9 / 92.7 MHz
Format Country/Americana music
Audience share 0.7 (Sp'08, R&R[1])
ERP 570 watts
HAAT 321.0 meters
Class A
Facility ID 40766
Transmitter coordinates 41°13′45.00″N 77°22′2.00″W / 41.2291667°N 77.3672222°W / 41.2291667; -77.3672222
Former callsigns WHUM (1990-1993)
WDKK (1993-1993)
Affiliations AP Radio, Dial-Global Radio Network
Owner Maximum Impact Communications, Inc.
Webcast no
Website bear999.com

WQBR (99.9/92.7 FM) is a radio station broadcasting a Country /Americana music format. Licensed to Avis, Pennsylvania, USA, the station serves the Williamsport/Lock Haven/State College area, covering substantial areas of Clinton, Lycoming and Centre Counties in Central Pennsylvania. In fact, before State College Arbitron ratings became unavailable, the Bear was the only station that showed in both books! (understand that the area between Williamsport and State College is the defining line between the influence of Pittsburgh to the west, and Philadelphia to the east, no station had ever bridged those markets). WQBR is currently owned by Maximum Impact Communications, Inc. and features news programing from AP Radio, some satellite music programming from the Hot Country channel from Dial-Global Radio Network, and over 26 hours a week of local Americana music programming.[2][3]


History[edit]

The station went on the air as WHUM on 1990-10-19. on 1993-01-06, the station changed its call sign to WDKK, on 1993-10-26 to the current WQBR,[4]

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