WIMK FM 93.1 Iron Mountain
Simulcast of WUPK-FM 94.1 Marquette
Slogan/Positioner: The Bear; Where the U.P. Rocks
Web site: www.rockthebear.com
E-mail: visit web site
Power/Height/Class: 100,000 watts / 591 feet / C1
FCC technical information:
More about station:
- Radio Locator coverage area
- FCCInfo.com listing
- Recnet Broadcast Query
- WUPK from Wikipedia
- WIMK from RadioTime.com
- WUPK/WIMK on Facebook
Call Sign History:
- WIMK: assigned 12/21/1981
Call Sign Origin: Iron Mountain / Kingsford
On Air Date:
Owner: Northern Star Broadcasting
Telephone: (906) 774-4321
- 2/2010: Announced that Northern Star is selling its Upper Peninsula stations (including WIMK/WUPK) to Sovereign Communications pending FCC approval and closing.
- 3/18/2002: Repositions from 'K-Rock' to the 'The Bear'. Format remains Rock and simulcast continues with WUPK-FM 94.1 Marquette
- 11/2001: FCC approves sale to Northern Star Broadcasting
- 9/2001: Announced that station has been sold by Marathon Media to Norhtern Star Broadcasting as part of 11 station, $7.95 million deal, pending FCC approval.
- 10/19/1998: Marathon Media acquires station from Zephyr Broadcasting along with WUPK-FM Marquette, WMIQ-AM Iron Mountain, and WZNL-FM 94.3 Norway
- 198x: Format change to album oriented rock.
- 198x: Format change to Top 40 as 'K93'.
- 1983: Format change to country as 'Stereo Country 93'.
- 198x: On-air with beautiful music format.