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City of license Sanford, Maine
Frequency 88.7 MHz
First air date 1992
Format Christian
ERP 10,000 watts
HAAT 172 meters (564 ft)
Class B
Facility ID 73718
Transmitter coordinates 43°25′11.00″N 70°48′9.00″W / 43.4197222°N 70.8025000°W / 43.4197222; -70.8025000 (WSEW)
Former frequencies 88.5 MHz (1991-2010)
Affiliations Moody Broadcasting Network, Salem Radio Network
Owner Word Radio Educational Foundation
(Word Radio Educational Foundation)

WSEW (88.7 FM) is a non-commercial educational radio station licensed to serve Sanford, Maine, USA. The station is owned by Combined Voices Radio and the broadcast license is held by the Word Radio Educational Foundation.

WSEW broadcasts a Christian radio format as a simulcast of WWPC (91.7 FM) in New Durham, New Hampshire.[1]


This station received its original construction permit from the Federal Communications Commission on August 26, 1991.[2] The new station was assigned the WSEW call sign by the FCC on October 4, 1991.[3] WSEW received its license to cover from the FCC on August 20, 1992.[4] In January 2010 the station was approved and began broadcasting on 88.7 [2].


In addition to the main station, WSEW programming is carried on WMEK 88.3 in Kennebunkport, Maine.

Call sign Frequency
City of license ERP
m (ft)
Class FCC info
WMEK 88.3 Kennebunkport, Maine 300 3 m (9.8 ft) A FCC


  1. ^ "Station Information Profile". Arbitron. Retrieved July 13, 2009. 
  2. ^ "Application Search Details (BPED-19901101MH)". FCC Media Bureau. August 26, 1991. 
  3. ^ "Call Sign History". FCC Media Bureau CDBS Public Access Database. Retrieved June 10, 2009. 
  4. ^ "Application Search Details (BLED-19920304KD)". FCC Media Bureau. August 20, 1992. 

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