WHNN FM 96.1 Bay City

Slogan/Positioner: My 96.1; The Best Variety of Yesterday and Today

Format: Adult Contemporary

Contact this station through their web site, linked below:WHNN FM 96.1

Web site: www.my961.com

Technical Information:

HD Radio Status: no

Power/Height/Class: 100,000 watts / 1,020 feet / C

Social Media:

External Links:

Call Sign History:

  • WHNN: August 1973
  • WBCM-FM:

Call Sign Origin:

  • Super Win (previous format)
  • Bay City, Michigan (original calls)

On Air Date: approximately late 1960s

Owner: Cumulus Media

Office Telephone: (989) 776-2100


Notes/History:

  • 1/15/2016: Format change from Classic Hits 'All Classics All the Time' to Adult Contemporary 'My 96.1'.
  • 3/2011: Announced that Cumulus Media is merging with / acquiring Citadel Broadcasting in a deal worth billions of dollars. The FCC approves the sale and it closes later in 2011.
  • 2007: Format evolves from Oldies to Classic Hits.
  • 2006: Station begins airing All-Christmas music during the holidays.
  • 2/17/2000: FCC approves sale of 7 stations from Liggett Broadcasting to Citadel.
  • Fall 1990: Following a stunt of playing various versions of "Louie, Louie", WNHH changes format and becomes 'Oldies 96'.
  • June 1981: Format switch from Rock to Adult Contemporary as 'Sunny 96'.
  • 1976: Format change to Album Oriented Rock as 'Win 96'.
  • August 1973: Format is Top 40 'Super Win', calls to WHNN.
  • 196x: WBCM-FM returns on 96.1, format is Beautiful Music.
  • 1947: WBCM-FM first signs on, but later goes silent as FM radios were not yet in wide use and listenership was very low.

Center of antenna array/transmitter location:

Tuscola County


Old logo gallery:

WHNN FM 96.1


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