WLDR-FM 101.9 Traverse City

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Simulcast on WARD AM 750 Petoskey

Slogan/Positioner: Sunny Country 101.9

Format: Country

Web site: www.wldrradio.com

E-mail: visit web site

Power/Height/Class: 100,000 watts / 630 feet / C1

Broadcasts in digital/HD

  • HD2: Smooth Jazz (The Vineyard)
  • HD3: Sports (Fox Sports Radio)

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More about station:

Call Sign History:

  • WLDR-FM: 8/13/2001
  • WLDR: sign on, 1966

Call Sign Origin: Long Distance Radio

On Air Date: 1966

Owner: Roy E. Henderson/Fort Bend Broadcasting

Telephone: (231) 947-3220

 

Notes/History:

  • 4/2007: After sister station WLDR AM 1210 is swapped to Stone Communications in exchange for AM 750 Petoskey, AM 750 becomes WLDR (later WARD) and begins simulcasting WLDR-FM.
  • 5/2006: WOUF 92.1 Beulah drops simulcast.
  • 3/15/2004: Format change from Adult Contemporary to Country as "Sunny Country".
  • 3/2001: FM 92.1 Beulah (WOUF) begins simulcasting WLDR-FM.
  • 1/2001: Announced that station is being purchased by Fort Bend Broadcasting for $3.6 million from Donald Witala.
  • 198x: 'Sunny 102' positioner first used. MOR musical format evolved in to Adult Contemporary through the years though the station continued to feature some non-musical programming.
  • 1972: Donald Witala purchases partial stake in station, later acquires remainder.
  • 1966: Station signs on, owners are Rod Maxson and Robert L. Greaige. Full-Service/MOR format as 'Stereo 102'.

 


 

Transmitter location:

Grand Traverse County

 

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