WMIQ AM 1450 Iron Mountain


Slogan/Positioner: Talk 1450 WMIQ

Format: Talk

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Class: C
Power / # of Towers: 1,000 watts / 1, omnidirectional
Unlimited operations

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  • WMIQ:

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Owner: Sovereign Communications

Telephone: (906) 774-4321



  • 2/2010: Announced that 11 of Northern Star Broadcasting's Upper Peninsula radio stations are being sold to Sault Ste. Marie based Sovereign Communications for $3.5 million. The stations involved include: WYSS-FM, WMKD-FM, WKNW AM in the Eastern U.P.; WJPD-FM, WUPK-FM, WNGE-FM, WDMJ AM, and WIAN AM in Marquette; WIMK-FM, WZNL-FM and WMIQ AM in Iron Mountain. FCC approved sale in May, 2010.
  • 11/2001: FCC approves sale to Northern Star Broadcasting
  • 9/2001: Announced that station has been sold by Marathon Media to Northern Star Broadcasting as part of 11 station, $7.95 million deal, pending FCC approval.
  • 10/19/1998: The licenses of WMIQ-AM 1450 & WIMK-FM 93.1 Iron Mountain, WUPK-FM 94.1 Marquette, and WZNL-FM 94.3 Norway voluntarily transferred from Zephyr Broadcasting to Marathon Media of Michigan.



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Dickinson County












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