WMFG-FM

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WMFG-FM
City Hibbing, Minnesota
Broadcast area Iron Range
Branding 95 KQDS
Frequency 106.3 MHz
First air date 1971
Format Classic rock (KQDS-FM simulcast)
ERP 25,000 watts
HAAT 77 meters
Class C3
Facility ID 60912
Transmitter coordinates 47°24′30.00″N 92°57′5.00″W / 47.4083333°N 92.9513889°W / 47.4083333; -92.9513889
Former callsigns WMFG (1987)
Owner Duey E. Wright
(Midwest Communications, Inc.)
Sister stations WMFG, WNMT, WTBX, WUSZ
Webcast Listen Live
Website 95kqds.com

WMFG-FM (106.3 FM) is a radio station licensed to Hibbing, Minnesota. The station serves the Hibbing area. The station is currently owned by Midwest Communications.[1]

Midwest also owns six radio stations on the Iron Range: WMFG, WNMT, WTBX and WUSZ. All six stations share the same studio location at 807 W. 37th Street, Hibbing.

History[edit]

The station went on the air as WMFG-FM on 1980-04-15. On 1987-08-05, the station changed its call sign to WMFG,[2]

The station previously carried a classic hits format as "106.3 Classic Hits". On January 1, 2017, as the result of an acquisition by owner Midwest Communications, WMFG flipped to classic rock as a simulcast of KQDS-FM.[3]

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