WYQQ

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WYQQ
WYQQ Q90.1 logo.png
CityCharlton, Massachusetts
Broadcast areaSouth County
Branding"The Q 90.1"
SloganYour Local Choice for Hope & Encouragement
Frequency90.1 MHz
Repeater(s)WSJQ
First air date1976[1]
FormatChristian CHR
ERP120 watts
HAAT119 meters
ClassA
Facility ID4102
Transmitter coordinates42°8′1.00″N 71°57′26.00″W / 42.1336111°N 71.9572222°W / 42.1336111; -71.9572222 (WYQQ)Coordinates: 42°8′1.00″N 71°57′26.00″W / 42.1336111°N 71.9572222°W / 42.1336111; -71.9572222 (WYQQ)
Former callsignsWBPV (1976–2003)
WYCM (2003–2012)
OwnerEpic Light Network, Inc.
WebcastListen Live
Websitewww.theq901.com

WYQQ (90.1 FM; "The Q") is a radio station broadcasting a Christian CHR format. Licensed to Charlton, Massachusetts, United States, the station serves Southern Worcester County. The station is owned by Epic Light Network, Inc.[2]

The station signed on in 1976 as WBPV, the high school radio station at Bay Path Regional Vocational Technical High School.[1] It became WYCM when Christian Mix Radio bought the station in 2003 and introduced a contemporary Christian music format.[3] On October 20, 2012, the station changed its call sign to the current WYQQ, when Epic Light purchased the station. WYQQ went on the air as "The Q 90.1 FM" in December 2012.

Stations[edit]

Call sign Frequency
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City of license Facility
ID
ERP
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Class FCC info
WSJQ 91.5 MHz Pascoag, Rhode Island 176661 10,300 B1 FCC

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Broadcasting & Cable Yearbook 1999 (PDF). 1999. p. D-209. Retrieved January 25, 2012.
  2. ^ "WYQQ". Retrieved 20 January 2013.
  3. ^ Richards, Stephanie (April 2009). "Mortgage paid, local Christian radio station marks milestone" (PDF). The Sturbridge Times Magazine. Retrieved February 21, 2011.

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