WTRM

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WTRM
WTRM-FM AFR 2013.PNG
City of license Winchester, Virginia
Broadcast area Northern Shenandoah Valley
Branding "American Family Radio"
Frequency 91.3 MHz
First air date March 29, 1985
Format Religious Talk
Power 5,600 Watts
HAAT 427 Meters
Class B
Facility ID 67125
Transmitter coordinates 39°11′2.0″N 78°23′15.0″W / 39.183889°N 78.387500°W / 39.183889; -78.387500
Callsign meaning W Timber Ridge Ministries
former owner
Affiliations American Family Radio
Owner American Family Association
Website WTRM Online

WTRM is a Religious Talk formatted broadcast radio station licensed to Winchester, Virginia, serving the Northern Shenandoah Valley. WTRM is owned and operated by the American Family Association.[1]

Translators[edit]

In addition to the main station, WTRM is relayed by two FM translators to widen its broadcast area.[2][3]

Call sign Frequency
(MHz)
City of license Facility
ID
ERP
W
Height
m (ft)
Class FCC info
W211AA 90.1 FM Harrisburg, Pennsylvania 67128 6 watts 137 m (449 ft) D FCC
W215AA 90.9 FM Millersburg, Pennsylvania 67126 6 watts 189 m (620 ft) D FCC

Sale[edit]

In February 2013, Timber Ridge Ministries sold WTRM to the American Family Association for $1.1 million.[4][5][6] The sale was approved by the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) on March 28, 2013[7] and was closed on April 11, 2013.[8] At 8:30pm on April 11, 2013, WTRM officially switched to American Family Radio, while "Southern Light" programming remained online-only, on a Timber Ridge Ministries owned website.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "WTRM Facility Record". Federal Communications Commission, audio division. 
  2. ^ "W211AA Facility Record". Federal Communications Commission, audio division. 
  3. ^ "W215AA Facility Record". Federal Communications Commission, audio division. 
  4. ^ "Application for Consent to Assignment of Broadcast Station Construction Permit or License". Federal Communications Commission. February 6, 2013. Retrieved February 8, 2013. 
  5. ^ "Asset Purchase Agreement". Federal Communications Commission. February 5, 2013. Retrieved February 8, 2013. 
  6. ^ "Virginia Noncomm And Its Pennsylvania Translators Sold". All Access Music Group. February 8, 2013. Retrieved February 10, 2013. 
  7. ^ "Application Search Details". Federal Communications Commission. Retrieved March 29, 2013. 
  8. ^ "Georgia AM Sold". All Access Music Group. April 11, 2013. Retrieved April 11, 2013. 

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