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City of license Chattanooga, Tennessee
Broadcast area Chattanooga and Vicinity
Branding KZ 106
Frequency 106.5 MHz
First air date December 1960 (as WLOM)
Format Classic rock
ERP 100,000 watts
HAAT 329 meters
Class C
Facility ID 54525
Former callsigns WLOM (1960-1974)
WYNQ (1974-1978)
Owner Cumulus Media
(Radio License Holding CBC, LLC)
Sister stations WGOW-FM/AM, WOGT
Webcast Listen Live

WSKZ (106.5 FM) is a radio station in Chattanooga, Tennessee. The station operates under a classic rock format and is branded as KZ-106. The station is one of four stations operating in the Chattanooga broadcast area by Cumulus Media.


  • The station is also the areas home for Tennessee Volunteer football.
  • The station is one of the few 100,000 watt radio stations in the Chattanooga market.
  • Current on-air line up includes:

Scott Chase 6:00am – 11:00am, Kelly McCoy 11:00am – 2:00pm, Charlie Foxx 2:00pm – 7:00pm, Jamie Roberts 7:00pm – 1:00am

  • The station was once a CHR/Top 40 format from 1978, all the way to the early 1990s.
  • Before becoming WSKZ in 1978, the station was owned by Ted Turner, and played an easy listening format, under the call letters WYNQ, and was branded "Wink-FM".
  • A station was on 106.5 FM in Rome GA as WRGA-FM from 1947-1954.
  • Blake "Old Black Joe" Watson was a DJ from 1982 until 1986.

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Coordinates: 35°09′43″N 85°19′05″W / 35.162°N 85.318°W / 35.162; -85.318