WBNC

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WBNC
CityConway, New Hampshire
Broadcast areaNorth Conway (New Hampshire)/Fryeburg (Maine) area
BrandingEasy 95.3
Frequency1340 kHz
Translator(s)95.3 W237BX (North Conway)
105.3 W287DI (North Conway) (soon)
First air date2012
FormatSoft AC
Language(s)English
Power620 watts
ClassC
Facility ID161077
Transmitter coordinates43°58′48″N 71°6′39″W / 43.98000°N 71.11083°W / 43.98000; -71.11083
Callsign meaningW Beautiful North Conway
Former callsignsWFRG (10/24-25/2012)
WPQR (10/25-11/27/2012)[1]
OwnerMt. Washington Radio & Gramophone, LLC
Sister stationsWMWV, WVMJ

WBNC (1340 AM; "Easy 95.3") is a radio station licensed to serve Conway, New Hampshire, United States. It is owned by Mt. Washington Radio & Gramophone, L.L.C. which also owns WMWV and WVMJ. WBNC is a class C (local) station. It was granted a license to cover on December 7, 2012.[2] When it came on the air, it inherited the WBNC calls, tourist information format and FM rebroadcaster from sister station WPQR, which was taken silent.

On March 17, 2017, WBNC changed their format from travelers information to soft adult contemporary, branded as "Easy 95.3".[3]

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WBNC is also broadcast on the following FM translators:

Broadcast translators of WBNC
Call sign Frequency
(MHz)
City of license Facility
ID
ERP
W
Height
m (ft)
Class Transmitter coordinates FCC info
W237BX 95.3 North Conway, New Hampshire 147952 250 −53.9 m (−177 ft) D 43°58′48.4″N 71°6′37.4″W / 43.980111°N 71.110389°W / 43.980111; -71.110389 (W237BX) FCC
W287DI 105.3 North Conway, New Hampshire 200632 250 371 m (1,217 ft) D 44°3′34″N 71°5′30″W / 44.05944°N 71.09167°W / 44.05944; -71.09167 (W237BX) FCC

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