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City Lock Haven, Pennsylvania
Branding Oldies 1230
Frequency 1230 kHz
First air date 1947
Format Oldies/News/Sports
Power 1,000 watts unlimited
Class C
Facility ID 37740
Transmitter coordinates 41°8′3.00″N 77°28′9.00″W / 41.1341667°N 77.4691667°W / 41.1341667; -77.4691667
Affiliations ABC Radio News
Owner Schlesinger Communications LLC
Sister stations WSQV 92.1 FM
Website WBPZ Sports stream site

WBPZ (1230 AM) is a radio station licensed to Lock Haven, Pennsylvania, USA. The station is owned by Schlesinger Communications LLC.[1][2] It was also the oldest and western-most radio affiliate of the Philadelphia Phillies until 2008.


WBPZ began broadcasting as a Mutual affiliate with 250 W of power in February 1947.[3]


WBPZ logo.png (WBPZ's logo under previous "Z-Gold" branding)


  1. ^ "WBPZ Facility Record". United States Federal Communications Commission, audio division. 
  2. ^ "WBPZ Station Information Profile". Arbitron. 
  3. ^ "WBPZ Lock Haven, Pa. Staff Now Complete" (PDF). Broadcasting. June 21, 1947. Retrieved 28 September 2014. 

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