WISE-FM

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WISE-FM
WVTF-FM 2015.PNG
City Wise, Virginia
Broadcast area Norton, Virginia
Coeburn, Virginia
Clintwood, Virginia
Branding WVTF Public Radio
Frequency 90.5 FM MHz
First air date August 1, 1999[1]
Format Public Radio[2]
Power 220 Watts
HAAT 204 meters (669 ft)
Class A
Facility ID 85287
Transmitter coordinates 36°57′39.0″N 82°30′56.0″W / 36.960833°N 82.515556°W / 36.960833; -82.515556
Callsign meaning Wise, Virginia
Former callsigns WCVC-FM (1997-1999)
WISE-FM (1999-Present)[3]
Affiliations American Public Media
National Public Radio
Owner Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University
(Virginia Tech Foundation, Inc.)
Sister stations Radio IQ, WVTF
Webcast WISE-FM Webstream
Website WISE-FM Online

WISE-FM is a Public Radio formatted broadcast radio station licensed to Wise, Virginia, serving Norton, Coeburn and Clintwood in Virginia.[2] WISE-FM is owned and operated by Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University[4] and rebroadcasts the programming of sister station WVTF 24 hours a day.

Main article: WVTF

Translators[edit]

In addition to the main station, WISE-FM is relayed by six FM translator to widen its broadcast area.[5][6][7][8][9][10]

Call sign Frequency
(MHz)
City of license Facility
ID
ERP
W
Height
m (ft)
Class FCC info
W211BE 90.1 FM Lebanon, Virginia 92700 8.5 watts 595.5 m (1,954 ft) D FCC
W211BF 90.1 FM Big Stone Gap, Virginia 92702 8 watts 341.3 m (1,120 ft) D FCC
W212BP 90.3 FM Clintwood, Virginia 121853 1 watts 128.4 m (421 ft) D FCC
W215BJ 90.9 FM St. Paul, Virginia 122133 1 watts −59 m (−194 ft) D FCC
W217BF 91.3 FM Pound, Virginia 121793 1 watts 332.9 m (1,092 ft) D FCC
W219CJ 91.7 FM Norton, Virginia 92894 50 watts 53 m (174 ft) D FCC

References[edit]

  1. ^ Broadcasting Yearbook 2010 (PDF). ProQuest, LLC/Reed Publishing (Nederland), B.V. 2010. p. D-573. Retrieved August 12, 2015. 
  2. ^ a b "Arbitron Station Information Profiles". Nielsen Audio/Nielsen Holdings. Retrieved August 12, 2015. 
  3. ^ "Call Sign History". Federal Communications Commission, audio division. Retrieved August 12, 2015. 
  4. ^ "WISE Facility Record". Federal Communications Commission, audio division. Retrieved August 12, 2015. 
  5. ^ "W211BE Facility Record". Federal Communications Commission, audio division. Retrieved August 12, 2015. 
  6. ^ "W211BF Facility Record". Federal Communications Commission, audio division. Retrieved August 12, 2015. 
  7. ^ "W212BP Facility Record". Federal Communications Commission, audio division. Retrieved August 12, 2015. 
  8. ^ "W215BJ Facility Record". Federal Communications Commission, audio division. Retrieved August 12, 2015. 
  9. ^ "W217BF Facility Record". Federal Communications Commission, audio division. Retrieved August 12, 2015. 
  10. ^ "W219CJ Facility Record". Federal Communications Commission, audio division. Retrieved August 12, 2015. 

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