WNML-FM

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WNML-FM
WNML.png
City Friendsville, Tennessee
Broadcast area East Tennessee
Branding Sports Radio WNML
Frequency 99.1 MHz
First air date 1989
Format Sports
ERP 6,000 watts
HAAT 100 meters
Class A
Facility ID 7998
Transmitter coordinates 35°47′10.00″N 84°17′24.00″W / 35.7861111°N 84.2900000°W / 35.7861111; -84.2900000
Callsign meaning ANiMaL
Former callsigns WNOX-FM (8/25/1997 to 5/9/2005)
WNOX (10/15/1991 to 8/25/1997)
WLOD-FM (9/26/1988 to 10/15/1991) [1]
Affiliations CBS Sports Radio
Tennessee Smokies Radio Network
Tennessee Volunteers' "Vol Network"
Owner Cumulus Media
(Radio License Holding CBC, LLC)
Sister stations WIVK, WOKI, WNML
Webcast Listen Live
Website sportsradiownml.com

WNML-FM (branded, along with simulcast partner WNML AM 990, as Sports Radio WNML) is a sports radio station licensed to Friendsville, Tennessee and serving the Knoxville, Tennessee area. The station is owned by Cumulus Media and currently affiliated with CBS Sports Radio, switching from affiliations with Yahoo! Sports Radio on January 2, 2013, and serves as the flagship for both the Tennessee Smokies Southern League Baseball radio network, as well as the Tennessee Volunteers' statewide radio network ("The Vol Network").

History[edit]

WNML signed on as WLOD-FM in 1989, changing to the call letters WNOX-FM in 1991. Formats included smooth jazz ("Double 99", simulcast with WNDD) and urban adult contemporary (X-99). Later, WNOX-FM joined the 990 frequency of news/talk WNOX.[2][3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Call Sign History (WNML-FM)". Retrieved 2010-06-29. 
  2. ^ "Radio Was/Knoxville". Retrieved 2010-06-29. 
  3. ^ http://web.knoxnews.com/entertainment/tvradio/radiostations.shtml, Retrieved on 2009-03-05.

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