WTFM

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For the New York City radio station formerly called WTFM, see WKTU.
WTFM
WTFM Logo.jpg
City Kingsport, Tennessee
Broadcast area Tri-Cities TN / VA
Branding 98.5 WTFM
Slogan Better Music For A Better Workday
The Tri Cities' All Christmas Music Station (Nov.-Dec.)
Frequency 98.5 MHz
First air date 1948 (as WKPT-FM)
Format Adult Contemporary
Christmas music (Nov.-Dec.)
ERP 70,000 watts
HAAT 683 meters
Class C
Facility ID 27489
Transmitter coordinates 36°25′54″N 82°08′15″W / 36.43167°N 82.13750°W / 36.43167; -82.13750
Former callsigns WKPT-FM (1948-1982)
Owner Glenwood Communications Corporation
(Holston Valley Broadcasting Corporation)
Sister stations WKPT, WKTP, WMEV-FM, WOPI, WRZK, WVEK
Webcast WTFM Webstream
Website WTFM Online

WTFM (98.5 FM, "98.5 WTFM") is a radio station broadcasting an Adult Contemporary music format. Licensed to Kingsport, Tennessee, USA, it serves the Tri-Cities TN / VA area. The station is owned by Glenwood Communications Corporation, through subsidiary Holston Valley Broadcasting Corporation.

History[edit]

This station once broadcast as WKPT-FM. The Federal Communications Commission assigned the WTFM call letters on September 6, 1982.[1]

In January 1986, WTFM changed its format to soft adult contemporary. Its official slogans include "Better Music for a Better Workday" and "Your Official Listen At Work Station".

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Call Sign History". FCC Media Bureau CDBS Public Access Database. 

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