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City Youngstown, New York
Broadcast area Toronto/Buffalo
Frequency 770 kHz
First air date March 26, 1991
(initial licensing date)
Format brokered, multicultural
Power 13,000 watts day
Class D
Facility ID 74121
Transmitter coordinates 43°13′5.00″N 78°56′53.00″W / 43.2180556°N 78.9480556°W / 43.2180556; -78.9480556
Callsign meaning TORonto, Ontario
Affiliations ABC Radio
Owner Birach Broadcasting Corporation
Website www.birach.com/wtor.html

WTOR (770 AM) is a daytime-only radio station licensed to Youngstown, New York, USA. The station is currently owned by Birach Broadcasting Corporation.[1][2] The station airs a primarily brokered multicultural programming format targeted primarily at the Greater Toronto Area in Canada. The station's 13,000-watt directional signal is aimed almost completely into the province of Ontario (thus arguably making the station a border blaster).

The station's programming is primarily in Punjabi and Urdu, with some Serbian, Macedonian and Caribbean programming on weekends. WTOR is a daytime-only station, signing off at sunset to protect 50,000-watt clear-channel station WABC in New York City.

The WTOR call sign previously belonged to a station in Harwinton, Connecticut which now uses the call sign WSNG.


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