WJZQ FM 92.9 Cadillac/Traverse City


Slogan/Positioner: Z93 Hits; Today's Best Hits

Format: Contemporary Hits

Web site: www.z93hits.com

E-mail: visit web site

Power/Height/Class: 100,000 watts / 912 feet / C1

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Call Sign History:

  • WJZQ: 7/1/2001
  • WKJF-FM: 1/1/1982
  • WKJF:
  • WWTV-FM: sign on

Call Sign Origin: Smooth Jazz (previous format)

On Air Date:

Owner: Midwestern Broadcasting Company

Telephone: (231) 947-7675



  • 9/28/2009: Format change to contemporary hits as Z93 Hits.
  • 3/2008: Format evolves into Hot Adult Contemporary.
  • 2006: Most smooth jazz is removed and format is primarily adult contemporary.
  • 2005: Smooth Jazz format evolves into a Smooth Jazz/Adult Contempory hybrid
  • 3/14/2002: License to cover granted for changes outlined below
  • 12/2001: Begins broadcasting from Kalkaska county facilities, resulting in better signal across Traverse City
  • 7/1/2001: Format change from Country to Smooth Jazz as 'The Breeze'
  • 6/2001: Construction modified, ERP to 100,000 watts
  • 1/2001: Construction permit for the following changes:
    - Location change from southeast of Cadillac (in Osceola county) to northeast of Cadillac (in Kalkaska county)
    - Class change from C to C1 (ERP from 100,000 to 72,000 watts, HAAT from 311 to 278 meters)
    These changes will enable WJKF-FM to better cover the Traverse City area as well as Cadillac
  • 199x: Format change from Middle-of-the-Road to Country
  • 199x: Purchased by Midweastern Broadcasting
  • 1970s: Format is middle of the road/full service.
  • 1968: Format change to Top 40, simulcating sister station WWAM
  • 1961: Calls change to WKJF for new owner John E. Fetzer (Kalmazoo's John Fetzer); Format is beautiful music.
  • 195x: On-air as WWTV-FM, co-owned by Spartan Corporation along with WWTV Channel 13 and WWAM AM 1370.



Transmitter location:

Kalkaska County


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