WINR

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WINR-AM
Us969&680 logo.png
City Binghamton, New York
Broadcast area Binghamton, New York
Branding US 96.9
Slogan Binghamton's Classic Country
Frequency 680 kHz
Translator(s) 96.9 W245BV (Endwell)
First air date 1946
Format Classic Country
Audience share 3.9 (Fa'07, R&R[1])
Power 5,000 watts day
500 watts night
Class B
Facility ID 67191
Transmitter coordinates 42°6′53.00″N 75°51′16.00″W / 42.1147222°N 75.8544444°W / 42.1147222; -75.8544444
Callsign meaning WINneR (former branding)
Owner iHeartMedia
(AMFM Radio Licenses, L.L.C.)
Sister stations WBBI, WBNW-FM, WENE, WKGB-FM, WMXW
Webcast Listen Live
Website www.us969.com

WINR (680 AM, "US 96.9") is a radio station broadcasting a classic country format. Licensed to Binghamton, New York, USA, the station serves the Binghamton area. The station is owned by iHeartMedia.[2]

WINR's logo as an adult standards station

WINR was also host to the nationally syndicated nightly adult standards radio program "The Clinton Ferro Program" starring Clinton Ferro from 2000 to 2002. The show was syndicated in 82 markets nationwide until Ferro's passing in 2002.[citation needed]

On January 25, 2012 WINR changed their format from adult standards to oldies, branded as "Oldies 680". On April 11, 2013, WINR rebranded as "Oldies 96-9" after the station added an FM translator, W245BV (96.9 FM) in Endwell.[3]

On December 8, 2014 WINR changed their format to classic country, branded as "US 96.9".[4]

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