|City||Green Bay, Wisconsin|
|Frequency||89.3 MHz (also on HD Radio)|
|First air date||1949|
|Format||Public radio, Classical music, News|
|HAAT||286 meters (938 ft)|
|Callsign meaning||W-Public Broadcasting for NorthEast Wisconsin|
|Former callsigns||WHKW (1949-?)|
|Affiliations||Wisconsin Public Radio, NPR, American Public Media|
Wisconsin Educational Communications Board |
(State of Wisconsin - Educational Communications Board)
|Sister stations||WPNE-TV, WHID|
|Website||Wisconsin Public Radio|
WPNE (89.3 FM) is a radio station licensed to Green Bay, Wisconsin. The station is part of Wisconsin Public Radio (WPR), and airs WPR's "NPR News and Classical Network", consisting of classical music and news and talk programming. WPNE-FM also broadcasts regional news and programming from studios in the Instructional Services building at the University of Wisconsin–Green Bay, along with sister Ideas Network station WHID (88.1).
The station signed on in 1949 as WHKW, originally licensed in Chilton. It was the third FM station in the Wisconsin Educational Radio Network, forerunner of Wisconsin Public Radio. It later became WPNE and moved to Green Bay.
Currently the station is the only one in Northeast Wisconsin which transmits an HD Radio broadcast.
- See also Wisconsin Public Radio
- Wisconsin Public Radio
- Query the FCC's FM station database for WPNE
- Radio-Locator information on WPNE
- Query Nielsen Audio's FM station database for WPNE
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