WBRW

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WBRW
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City of license Blacksburg, Virginia
Broadcast area New River Valley
Branding "105-3 The Bear"
Slogan "The New River Valley's Rock Station"
Frequency 105.3 FM MHz
First air date December, 1964[1]
Format Active Rock[2]
Power 12,000 Watts
HAAT 146 meters (479 ft)
Class C3
Facility ID 5795
Transmitter coordinates 37°11′12.0″N 80°28′54.0″W / 37.186667°N 80.481667°W / 37.186667; -80.481667
Callsign meaning W BeaR W
Former callsigns WVVV (?-1995)
WVMJ (1995-1999)
WBRW (1999-Present[3]
Affiliations Virginia Tech Sports Network
Owner Cumulus Media
(Cumulus Licensing, LLC)
Sister stations WFNR, WNMX, WPSK-FM, WRAD, WWBU
Webcast WBRW Webstream
Website WBRW Online

WBRW is an Active Rock formatted broadcast radio station licensed to Blacksburg, Virginia, serving the New River Valley.[2] WBRW is owned and operated by Cumulus Media.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Broadcasting Yearbook 2010 (PDF). ProQuest, LLC/Reed Publishing (Nederland), B.V. 2010. p. D-560. Retrieved July 8, 2015. 
  2. ^ a b "Arbitron Station Information Profiles". Nielsen Audio/Nielsen Holdings. Retrieved July 8, 2015. 
  3. ^ "Call Sign History". Federal Communications Commission, audio division. Retrieved July 8, 2015. 
  4. ^ "WBRW Facility Record". Federal Communications Commission, audio division. Retrieved July 8, 2015. 

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