WBQK

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WBQK
WBQK-FM 2014.png
City of license West Point, Virginia
Broadcast area Virginia Peninsula and Middle Peninsula
Branding "Bach FM"
Slogan "Williamsburg's Classical Station"
Frequency 107.9 MHz
First air date 1989
Format Classical
Power 4,000 Watts
HAAT 100 Meters
Class A
Facility ID 73906
Transmitter coordinates 37°27′0″N 76°48′46″W / 37.45000°N 76.81278°W / 37.45000; -76.81278
Callsign meaning play on the word "Bach"
Former callsigns WPTG (1989-2000)
WWBR (2000-2005)
WTYD (2005-2005)
Affiliations World Classical Network
William & Mary Bookstore Tribe Radio Network
Owner Local Voice Media Group
(Davis Media, LLC)
Sister stations WTYD, WXTG, WXTG-FM
Webcast WBQK Webstream
Website WBQK Online

WBQK (107.9 FM) is a Classical formatted broadcast radio station licensed to West Point, Virginia and serving the Virginia Peninsula and Middle Peninsula regions. WBQK is owned and operated by Local Voice Media Group.[1]

Programming[edit]

Along with WTYD, the station serves as an affiliate of the William & Mary Tribe football and basketball radio broadcasts, branded as the "William & Mary Bookstore Tribe Radio Network."[2][3]

History[edit]

The station became WBQK in December 2005, and began carrying its current classical format in May 2006. Prior to this, the station held the call letters WTYD.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "WBQK Facility Record". United States Federal Communications Commission, audio division. Retrieved 2009-12-08. 
  2. ^ "Football on the Air". William & Mary. 29 August 2013. Retrieved 4 September 2014. 
  3. ^ "Basketball on the Air". The Tide 92.3 FM. Retrieved 4 September 2014. 
  4. ^ Northern Neck/Middle Peninsula - Vartv.com

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