WSBT AM 960 South Bend, IN
Slogan/Positioner: Newsradio 960
Web site: www.wsbtradio.com
E-Mail: visit web site
Daytime Power / # of Towers: 5,000 watts / 4, directional
Nighttime Power / # of Towers: 5,000 watts / 4, directional
FCC technical information:
More about station:
- Radio Locator daytime coverage area
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- FCCInfo.com listing
- Recnet Broadcast Query
- WSBT from Wikipedia
- WSBT from RadioTime.com
- WSBT on Facebook
Call Sign History:
- WSBT: 1925
- WGAZ: 1922
- W9FP: 1922
Call Sign Origin: South Bend Tribune
On Air Date: 1922
Owner: Schurz Communications
Telephone: (574) 239-4230
- 1947: Power increase to 5,000 watts.
- 1932: Affilation with CBS begins.
- 1925: Call sign change to WSBT to reflect owner's newspaper, the South Bend Tribune.
- 11/4/1922: First play-by-play of Notre Dame football (Notre Dame 27, Indiana University 0).
- 7/3/1922: WGAZ is in operations. The first-ever commercially sponsored radio program in the entire nation was heard on WGAZ. The event featured an evening of music presented by Ries Furniture of South Bend.
- 4/1922: Experimental station W9FP is on the air.
Center of antenna array/transmitter location:
St. Joseph County, IN