|City of license||Carterville, Illinois|
|Broadcast area||Marion-Carbondale (IL) area|
|First air date||February 22, 1991|
|Audience share||8.2 (Fa'06, R&R)|
|Former callsigns||WYGF (1991-1991)
(MRR License LLC)
|Sister stations||WCIL, WCIL-FM, WJPF, WOOZ-FM, WXLT|
WUEZ (95.1 FM, "Magic 95.1") is a radio station broadcasting an Adult Contemporary format. Licensed to Carterville, Illinois, USA, the station serves the Marion-Carbondale (IL) area. The station is currently owned by Max Media and licensed to MRR License LLC.
In December 2003, Mississippi River Radio, acting as Max Media LLC (John Trinder, president/COO), reached an agreement to purchase WCIL, WCIL-FM, WJPF, WOOZ-FM, WUEZ, WXLT, KCGQ-FM, KEZS-FM, KGIR, KGKS, KJEZ, KKLR-FM, KLSC, KMAL, KSIM, KWOC, and KZIM from the Zimmer Radio Group (James L. Zimmer, owner). The reported value of this 17 station transaction was $43 million.
- "Marion-Carbondale (IL) Market Ratings". Radio & Records.
- "WUEZ Facility Record". United States Federal Communications Commission, audio division.
- "WUEZ Call Sign History". United States Federal Communications Commission, audio division.
- Homan, John D. (2003-12-19). "Zimmer sells 17 radio stations". Southern Illinoisan. "The Zimmer Radio Group, a family-owned media company, announced Wednesday it will sell 17 of its 32 stations [...] to Mississippi River Radio."
- "Changing Hands - 1/12/2004". Broadcasting & Cable. 2004-01-12.
- Query the FCC's FM station database for WUEZ
- Radio-Locator information on WUEZ
- Query Nielsen Audio's FM station database for WUEZ
|This article about a radio station in Illinois is a stub. You can help Wikipedia by expanding it.|