WCVE-FM

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WCVE-FM
WCVE-FM WCNV-FM WMVE-FM 2015.PNG
City Richmond, Virginia
Broadcast area Richmond, Virginia
Petersburg, Virginia
Branding WCVE Public Radio
Slogan "A Community Idea Station"
Frequency 88.9 FM MHz(also on HD Radio)
First air date May 8, 1988[1]
Format Public Radio[2]
Power 17,500 Watts
HAAT 256 meters (840 ft)
Class B
Facility ID 10016
Transmitter coordinates 37°34′0.0″N 77°28′36.0″W / 37.566667°N 77.476667°W / 37.566667; -77.476667
Callsign meaning W Central Virginia Educational
Former callsigns WCVE-FM (1988-Present)[3]
Affiliations National Public Radio
WWBT-TV
Owner Commonwealth Public Broadcasting Corporation
Sister stations WCNV, WCVE-TV, WCVW-TV, WHTJ-TV, WMVE
Webcast WCVE-FM Webstream
Website WCVE-FM Online

WCVE-FM is a Public Radio formatted broadcast radio station licensed to Richmond, Virginia, serving the Richmond/Petersburg area.[2] WCVE-FM is owned and operated by Commonwealth Public Broadcasting Corporation.[4]

WCVE broadcasts two channels in the HD Radio format.[5]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Broadcasting Yearbook 2010 (PDF). ProQuest, LLC/Reed Publishing (Nederland), B.V. 2010. p. D-569. Retrieved July 10, 2015. 
  2. ^ a b "Arbitron Station Information Profiles". Nielsen Audio/Nielsen Holdings. Retrieved July 10, 2015. 
  3. ^ "Call Sign History". Federal Communications Commission, audio division. Retrieved July 10, 2015. 
  4. ^ "WCVE Facility Record". Federal Communications Commission, audio division. Retrieved July 10, 2015. 
  5. ^ http://hdradio.com/station_guides/widget.php?id=56 HD Radio Guide for Richmond, Virginia

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