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WLSS AM930TheAnswer logo.png
City Sarasota, Florida
Broadcast area Sarasota and Vicinity
Branding 930 The Answer
Slogan News. Insight. Passion.
Frequency 930 kHz
Translator(s) 103.1 W276CR Bradenton
93.7 W229BR Bayshore Gardens
First air date 1949 (as WKXY)
Format News/Talk
Power 5,000 watts (Daytime)
3,000 watts (Nighttime)
Class B
Facility ID 59126
Former callsigns WKXY (1949-1999)
WUGL (1999-2002)
Owner Salem Communications
(Caron Broadcasting, Inc.)
Webcast Listen Live
Website am930theanswer.com

WLSS is a radio station serving the Sarasota, Florida area with a news/talk format. It broadcasts on AM frequency 930 kHz and is under ownership of Salem Communications.

WLSS is the most powerful AM station in the Sarasota-Bradenton market. It has formerly been under the call sign of WKXY and WUGL.

WLSS broadcasts on an FM translator, 103.1 W276CR and 93.7 W229BR as part of the FCC's AM Revitalization authorization.


The content of WLSS's talk programming is conservative with show hosts such as Phil Grande of The Phil's Gang Radio Show, Hugh Hewitt and Mike Gallagher. The weekend show line up includes Kim Komando and John Ziegler.

WLSS also serves as the Sarasota affiliate of the Florida Gators radio network, broadcasting football and men's basketball games.

The Answer[edit]

On January 5, 2015 WLSS rebranded as "930 The Answer".[1]


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Coordinates: 27°21′17″N 82°23′06″W / 27.35472°N 82.38500°W / 27.35472; -82.38500