WTPS (AM)

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WTPS
WTPS-AM 2009.PNG
City Petersburg, Virginia
Broadcast area Metro Petersburg
Slogan

"The People's Station"

"The Petersburg Station"
Frequency 1240 kHz
First air date 1945
Format Classic soul
Power 1,000 Watts day and night
Class C
Facility ID 60474
Transmitter coordinates 37°14′1.0″N 77°22′36.0″W / 37.233611°N 77.376667°W / 37.233611; -77.376667
Callsign meaning W The People's Station
Owner Radio One
(Radio One Licenses, LLC)
Sister stations WCDX, WKJM, WKJS, WPZZ
Webcast WTPS Webstream
Website WTPS Online

WTPS is a classic soul formatted broadcast radio station licensed to Petersburg, Virginia, serving Metro Petersburg. WTPS is owned and operated by Radio One.[1]

Translator[edit]

On July 9, 2016, WTPS began relaying its signal on an FM translator to widen its broadcast area.[2]

Call sign Frequency
(MHz)
City of license Facility
ID
ERP
W
Height
m (ft)
Class FCC info
W274BX 102.7 FM Petersburg, Virginia 154012 180 watts 86 m (282 ft) D FCC

HD Radio[edit]

  • In August 2016, sister station WCDX began carrying WTPS on its HD2 subchannel.

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