WSHR

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WSHR
WSHR logo.png
City Lake Ronkonkoma, New York
Broadcast area Long Island
Branding 91.9 The Arrow
Frequency 91.9 MHz
First air date 1968 (1968)
Format Contemporary Hit Radio
ERP 6,000 watts
HAAT 54 meters (177 ft)
Class A
Facility ID 4169
Transmitter coordinates 40°50′10.35397″N 73°05′57.39566″W / 40.8362094361°N 73.0992765722°W / 40.8362094361; -73.0992765722
Callsign meaning Sachem High School Radio
Owner Sachem Central School District Holbrook
Webcast wshr.fm/stream
Website wshr.fm

WSHR (91.9 FM, "91.9 The Arrow") is a radio station licensed to Lake Ronkonkoma, New York and serves the Long Island area. The station is currently owned by Sachem Central School District Holbrook and operated with assistance from a grant by the U.S. Department of Education since the 1960s.[1][2] It broadcasts out of both Sachem High School East and Sachem High School North. This school district owned radio station can be heard throughout Suffolk County and parts of Nassau County.

On May 28, 2010, WSHR switched formats from a Jazz and Variety mix to Contemporary Hit Radio as "91.9 The Arrow."[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Projects to Advance Creativity in Education (1969). Pacesetters in innovation. United States Office of Education. p. 286. 
  2. ^ "WSHR Facility Record". United States Federal Communications Commission, audio division. Retrieved November 20, 2011. 
  3. ^ "Making Moves: Tuesday, June 1, 2010". Radio-Info.com. June 1, 2010. Archived from the original on March 7, 2012. 

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