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City Marlette, Michigan
Broadcast area [1]
Branding Country 92.5
Slogan "Country 92.5" "The Thumb's Best Country"
Frequency 92.5 MHz
First air date September 2, 1999
Format Country
ERP 3,000 watts
HAAT 100 meters
Class A
Facility ID 23435
Callsign meaning Benko George V(the fifth), president of GB Broadcasting
Owner Sanilac/GB Broadcasting
Sister stations WMIC, WTGV-FM
Website sanilacbroadcasting.com

WBGV (92.5 FM, "Country 92.5") is a radio station broadcasting a country music format. Licensed to Marlette, Michigan. It first began broadcasting in 1999. It serves the central area of Michigan's Thumb, and parts of the Blue Water Area. It can be heard as far away as Port Huron, Lapeer, Romeo, and Bad Axe.

WBGV offers a wide range of modern country music, along with the Sunday classics show. It is an ABC affiliate, owned by G.B. Broadcasting. WBGV is an ABC Radio Today's Best Country station. ABC news updates are provided hourly and local news runs at Noon, 5 and 6 pm. The local news is produced by sister station WMIC, in Sandusky which also has a country music format, but only in the mornings and at night (the station is News/Talk the remainder of the time it is on the air, having to sign off at local sunset). When WMIC signs off at sunset, listeners are urged to tune into Country 92.5, because it is on the air for 24 hours.

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WBGV provides local coverage to Cities Yale, Marlette, and Sandusky, and distant coverage to Croswell, Port Sanilac, and Lapeer. In the thumb area WBGV is much stronger than competitor WSAQ.


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Coordinates: 43°17′10″N 82°58′16″W / 43.286°N 82.971°W / 43.286; -82.971