WSKG-FM, 89.3 MHz FM, is an NPR member station in Binghamton, New York. It has an effective radiated power of 11.5 kW. Due to hilly terrain, the signal is repeated on several other frequencies located throughout South Central New York State.
WSKG-FM began broadcast in October, 1975. Its operator WSKG Public Telecommunications Council is a cooperative non-profit of the State University of New York Board of Regents and New York State Department of Education. [2 ]
The station's format is principally classical music, NPR talk radio programs, and NPR news. However, jazz is played Friday evenings after
All Things Considered and various folk music is played on Saturday evenings after A Prairie Home Companion.
WSKG-FM has six repeater stations to rebroadcast its programming:
WSQG-FM 90.9 FM, Ithaca, New York, ERP of 5 kW.
WSQC-FM 91.7 FM, Oneonta, New York, ERP of .57 kW
WSQE 91.1 FM, Corning, New York, ERP of 3.6 kW
WSQA 88.7 FM, Hornell, New York, ERP of 4.5 kW
WINO-FM 89.9 FM, Odessa, New York, ERP of 0.25 kW
WIOX 88.7 FM, Roxbury, New York, ERP of 3.3 kW
In addition, the station operates an FM translator in
Watkins Glen, New York, W215AB at 90.9 FM, with an ERP of 8 watts.
WSKG-TV and WSQX-FM are other broadcast stations operated by the WSKG Public Telecommunications Council.
References [ edit ]
^ "Ithaca Market Ratings". ( Radio Research Consortium Arbitron). FALL 2007.
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Coordinates: 42°03′40″N 75°56′46″W / 42.061°N 75.946°W