WDYS

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WDYS/WVYS
Broadcast area Northern Tier, Pennsylvania
Branding Yes FM
Frequency See § Stations
Translator(s) See § Translator and booster
Format Adult Contemporary
Owner Geos Communications
Sister stations WGMF, WZMF
Website www.iloveyesfm.com

WDYS (103.9 FM, "Yes FM") is a radio station licensed to serve Dushore, Pennsylvania, USA. WVYS (96.9 FM, "Yes FM") is a radio station licensed to serve Ridgebury, Pennsylvania, USA. WVYS-FM2 (96.9 FM, "Yes FM") is a radio station licensed to serve Towanda, Pennsylvania, USA. The stations are owned by Geos Communications. WDYS broadcasts an adult contemporary music format to the Northern Tier of Pennsylvania, area.[1]

History[edit]

WDYS was assigned the WNKZ call letters by the Federal Communications Commission on December 22, 2008.[2] The station changed its call sign to the current WDYS on March 3, 2016.

New FM booster station, WVYS-FM2, Towanda, Pennsylvania signed on with 1,200 watts of ERP covering the greater Towanda area on 7/31/2010.

FM translator station, W297BG, Ulster, Athens, Sayre, Pennsylvania signed on with 235 watts of ERP on 107.3 covering the greater Sayre area on 3/20/2011.

The Yes FM studios are located at State Route 6, Martin Office Complex, Wysox, PA 18854, 570-265-7600

Stations[edit]

Call sign Frequency City of license Facility ID ERP
W
Height
m (ft)
Class Transmitter coordinates First air date Call sign meaning Former call signs
WDYS 103.9 FM Dushore, Pennsylvania 66715 2,800 111 m (364 ft) A 41°30′7.0″N 76°23′34.0″W / 41.501944°N 76.392778°W / 41.501944; -76.392778 (WDYS) 1998 (as WRPA) W D YeS FM WRPA (1996-2001)
WQZI (2001-2003)
WCOZ (2003-2008)
WNKZ (2008-2016)[2]
WVYS 96.9 FM Ridgebury, Pennsylvania 40383 3,200 139.7 m (458 ft) A 41°53′55.0″N 76°43′8.0″W / 41.898611°N 76.718889°W / 41.898611; -76.718889 (WVYS) 1991 (as WMKB) W V YeS FM WMKB (1988-1998)
WREQ (1998-2009)
WZKN (2009-2016)

Translator and booster[edit]

Call sign Frequency
(MHz)
City of license Facility
ID
ERP
W
Height
m (ft)
Class FCC info Notes
W297BG 107.3 Ulster, Pennsylvania 140305 235 134 m (440 ft) D FCC WVYS translator
WVYS-FM2 96.9 Towanda, Pennsylvania 185614 1,200 88 m (289 ft) D FCC WVYS booster

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Station Information Profile". Arbitron. 
  2. ^ a b "Call Sign History". FCC Media Bureau CDBS Public Access Database. 

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