WVFN AM 730 East Lansing

Slogan/Positioner: WVFN The Game 730 AM; Lansing's Sports Leader

Format: Sports

Contact this station through their web site, linked below:WVFN AM 730

Web site: www.thegame730am.com

Technical Information:

HD Radio Status: no

Class: D
Daytime Power / # of Towers: 500 watts / 3, directional
Nighttime Power / # of Towers: 50 watts / 1, omnidirectional

Social Media:

External Links:

Call Sign History:

  • WVFN: 6/19/1992
  • WVIC: 10/12/1989
  • WAAP: 3/29/1989
  • WVIC: 1983
  • WVGO: 1981
  • WVIC: about 1965

Call Sign Origin:

  • The Fan

On Air Date: 1965

Owner: Townsquare Media

Office Telephone: (517) 394-7272


Notes/History:

  • Townsquare Media purchases Cumulus Media's Lansing cluster.
  • 3/2011: Announced that Cumulus Media is merging/acquiring Citadel Broadcasting in a deal worth billions of dollars. The FCC approves the sale and it closes later in 2011.
  • 2/17/2000: FCC approves sale of 7 stations from Liggett Broadcasting to Citadel.
  • 1997: MSP Communications sells station to Liggett Broadcast (along with WITL-FM, WVIC-FM, WMMQ-FM)
  • 1992: Format change to sports as WVFN 'The Fan'.
  • 199x: Station purchased by MSP Communications
  • 1983: Adult Standards format is dropped and simulcast of Top 40 WVIC-FM returns.
  • 1981: Goodrich Broadcasting purchases WVIC-FM/AM and changes the format of WVIC AM to Adult Standards.
  • 1979: WVIC adds dayparted Urban Contemporary programming while also continuing to simulcast WVIC-FM at other times.
  • 1968: WVIC along with sister station WVIC-FM change format to Top 40.
  • 1965: On air as WVIC, format is Middle of the Road.

Center of antenna array/transmitter location:

Ingham County


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