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City of license Blacksburg, Virginia
Broadcast area New River Valley
Branding "News/Talk 710 WFNR"
Slogan "The New River Valley's News and Information Station"
Frequency 710 kHz
First air date 1972
Format News/Talk
Power 10,000 Watts daytime only
Class D
Facility ID 67588
Transmitter coordinates 37°8′1.0″N 80°21′18.0″W / 37.133611°N 80.355000°W / 37.133611; -80.355000
Callsign meaning First in the New River Valley
Former callsigns WNRB, WQBX
Affiliations ABC Radio News
Owner Cumulus Media, Inc.
(Cumulus Licensing LLC)
Sister stations WBRW, WNMX, WPSK, WRAD, WWBU
Webcast WFNR Webstream
Website WFNR Online

WFNR is a News/Talk formatted broadcast radio station licensed to Blacksburg, Virginia, serving the New River Valley. WFNR is owned and operated by Cumulus Media, Inc.[1]

WFNR operates from sunrise to sunset (eastern time) only, with a power of 10,000 Watts and a three-tower directional antenna.


The weekday lineup is anchored by Imus from six to nine, followed by Dave Ramsey from 9-Noon, Rush Limbaugh from Noon-3pm, followed by Sean Hannity until 6pm, with hourly ABC news updates.


  1. ^ "WFNR Facility Record". United States Federal Communications Commission, audio division. 

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