WTNW

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WTNW
City of license Jasper, Tennessee
Broadcast area Chattanooga Metro Area
Branding Music Radio 820
Frequency 820 kHz
First air date 1986
Format Oldies
Power 1,000 watts day
Class D
Facility ID 51856
Transmitter coordinates 35°4′23.00″N 85°37′39.00″W / 35.0730556°N 85.6275000°W / 35.0730556; -85.6275000Coordinates: 35°4′23.00″N 85°37′39.00″W / 35.0730556°N 85.6275000°W / 35.0730556; -85.6275000
Callsign meaning The "TN" was chosen when changing the format to country to represent "Tennessee", the state where the station is located and licensed.
Former callsigns WAPO (1986-1993)
WWAM (1993-2012)
Affiliations NBC News Radio
Tennessee Radio Network
Owner Shelton Broadcasting System
Webcast Listen Live
Website wtnw820.com

WTNW (820 AM, "Music Radio 820") is a radio station broadcasting a oldies format. Licensed to Jasper, Tennessee, USA.

The station originally signed-on the air in 1986 playing an adult contemporary format as WAPO, taking the former call-letters of what is now WGOW-AM in Chattanooga. The station switched to an all Gospel format around 1990, before changing owners and call-letters in 1993.

WTNW is currently owned by Shelton Broadcasting System.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "WTNW Facility Record". United States Federal Communications Commission, audio division. Retrieved 2010-04-01. 

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