WFUR AM 1570 Grand Rapids
Slogan/Positioner: Your Family Station
Web site: www.wfuramfm.com
E-Mail: visit web site
Daytime Power / # of Towers: 1,000 watts / 1 / omnidirectional
Nighttime Power / # of Towers: 307 watts / 1 / omnidirectional
FCC technical information:
- Radio Locator coverage areas: Day, Night
- FCCInfo.com listing
- Recnet Broadcast Query
- Tom Bosscher: Tower photos
- WFUR AM from RadioTime.com
- WFUR AM from Wikipedia
Call Sign History: WFUR
Call Sign Origin: Furniture City Broadcasting
On Air Date: 1947
Telephone: (616) 451-9387
- June 1978: Bill Kuiper passes away; station remains under ownership of Kuiper family.
- 1950: Purchased by William Kuiper and format is changed to religious/non-demoninational Christian. Asking price for the station was $50,000. By 1960 WFUR-FM signs on and at some point Kuiper also owned radio stations in Kalamazoo, Dowagiac, and Muskegon.
- 1947: WFUR signs on, owned by a group of World War II veterans. The station airs mostly secular programming.
Center of antenna array/transmitter location: