WMPL AM 920 Hancock/Houghton

Slogan/Positioner: The Copper Country's Information Station; Talk That Bridges The Gap

Format: Talk/Sports

Contact this station through their web site, linked below:WMPL AM 920

Web site: www.wmpl920.com

Technical Information:

HD Radio Status: no

Class: D
Daytime Power / # of Towers: 1,000 watts / 1, omnidirectional
Nighttime Power / # of Towers: 206 watts / 1, omnidirectional

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Call Sign History:

  • WMPL

Call Sign Origin:


On Air Date:

Owner: J & J Broadcasting

Office Telephone: (906) 482-3700


  • 7/2006: FCC approves sale of WKMJ and WMPL to Bay Broadcasting (which later becomes J &J Broadcasting) from Victor Corporation.
  • 6/2006: Victor Broadcasting reaches a deal to sell WKMJ FM 93.5 and Talk WMPL AM 920 Hancock to Bay Broadcasting for $775,000 pending FCC approvals and closing.
  • 8/2001: FM programming separates from AM- format remains Talk and Sports
  • 6/2001: Religious based programming dropped in favor of simulcast of WMPL-FM 93.5. Format is Talk and Sports
  • 5/2001: FCC approves sale of station along with sister WMPL-FM 93.5 from Copper Country Enterprises to Victor Corporation

Center of antenna array/transmitter location:

Houghton County

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