WJVL

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WJVL
City Janesville, Wisconsin
Broadcast area Janesville, Wisconsin/Madison, Wisconsin/Rockford, Illinois
Branding Pure Country 99.9
Slogan All The Best Country
Frequency 99.9 MHz
First air date 1947 as WCLO-FM
Format Country music
ERP 11,000 watts
HAAT 153 meters
Class B1
Facility ID 61390
Transmitter coordinates 42°43′47.00″N 89°10′10.00″W / 42.7297222°N 89.1694444°W / 42.7297222; -89.1694444
Callsign meaning W- J anes V i L le. City of license.
Former callsigns WCLO-FM (1947–1970)
Affiliations Packers Radio Network, Racing Country, Country's Inside Trax
Owner Bliss Communications
(Southern Wisconsin Broadcasting, LLC)
Sister stations WCLO
Webcast Listen Live
Website http://www.wjvl.com

WJVL (99.9 FM) is a radio station licensed to Janesville, Wisconsin, and serving the areas of Madison, Wisconsin, to the Rockford, Illinois, area. The station is owned by Bliss Communications and plays "Pure Country." Top 40 country mixed in with country golds.[1]

History[edit]

In 1947, WCLO-FM went on the air as the sister station to WCLO. WCLO-FM was Wisconsin's first network FM station.[citation needed] It later became WJVL.[when?] After some years as "Music of your Life", WJVL changed to a country format in 1982.

WJVL's tower is located on N. Roherty Road between Janesville and Evansville, Wisconsin.

WJVL & WCLO are owned and operated by Bliss Communications, Inc.

References[edit]

  1. ^ WJVL

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 42°43′47″N 89°10′10″W / 42.72972°N 89.16944°W / 42.72972; -89.16944