WQON FM 100.3 Grayling

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Slogan/Positioner: Q100-FM, The Only Place For Rock 'n Roll

Format: Rock

Web site: www.q100-fm.com

E-mail: visit web site

Power/Height/Class: 60,000 watts / 430 feet / C1

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Call Sign History:

  • WQON: 1/14/2013
  • WGRY-FM: 12/19/1994
  • WQON: 11/1/1991
  • WFXK: 9/9/1991
  • WQON:

Call Sign Origin:

On Air Date: November 6, 1978 on 100.1 FM

Owner: Blarney Stone Broadcasting

Telephone: (989) 348-6171

 

Notes/History:

  • 1/2013: Format change from Country 'Y100' to Rock as 'Q100'. WGRY-FM call letters move to sister station on 101.1 FM Roscommon which swaps the WQON calls to 100.3.
  • 6/2012: Gannon Broadcasting Systems agrees to sell its three station cluster (WGRY-FM/AM 100.3/1230 Grayling and WQON FM 101.1 Roscommon to Blarney Stone Broadcasting for $425,000 pending FCC approval and closing. The sale is approved in August 2012 and closes in October.
  • 1995: Power increase to 60,000 watts
  • 12/19/1994: Adult Contemporary format moves to FM 101.1 along with WQON call sign. Country WGRY-FM (Grayling) moves its format and call sign to FM 100.3- replacing FM 100.1.
  • 1994: Station purchased by Gannon Broadcasting
  • 5/1985: Station purchased by Robert Ditmer
  • 11/6/1978: Signed on at 100.1 as WQON with an adult contemporary format; owners were Ernie Dawson, William Scheer, Wayne Hindmarsh, and Chris Vansteenhouse. Hindmarsh was formerly employed by WGRY AM in Grayling but left to help create WQON. Hindmarsh managed the station until it was sold to Robert Ditmer.

 


 

Transmitter location:

Crawford County

 

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