WQQQ

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WQQQ
City Sharon, Connecticut
Frequency 103.3 MHz
First air date October 7, 1993 (1993-10-07)
Format public radio
ERP 1,500 watts
HAAT 186 meters (611 feet)
Class A
Facility ID 54785
Transmitter coordinates 41°55′8″N 73°34′22″W / 41.91889°N 73.57278°W / 41.91889; -73.57278
Former callsigns WWPR (1989-1992)[1]
Owner The Ridgefield Broadcasting Corporation
(operated by Sacred Heart University)
Sister stations WRIP, WCLX, WMEX, WJZZ
Webcast Listen Live
Website www.wshu.org

WQQQ (103.3 FM) is a radio station licensed to Sharon, Connecticut in northwestern Litchfield County, Connecticut. WQQQ also serves adjacent Dutchess County, New York and southern Berkshire County, Massachusetts.

The station obtained the WQQQ call letters on November 1, 1992.[1] WQQQ went on the air on October 7, 1993 with a live morning show from 6 a.m. to 9 a.m. followed by a simulcast of then-sister station WREF (850 AM). In the evening and overnights, the station broadcast classical music from the Beethoven Network. WQQQ began programming separately full-time in March 1996. Until February 7, 2011, WQQQ aired a full service adult contemporary music format as "Q-103 FM".

WQQQ became a public radio station operated by Sacred Heart University's WSHU-FM on February 7, 2011.[2]

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  1. ^ a b "Call Sign History". FCC Media Bureau CDBS Public Access Database. 
  2. ^ Epstein, Ruth (January 28, 2011). "Local radio waves silenced". Republican-American. Retrieved January 28, 2011. 

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