WFRB-FM

WFRB-FM

Infobox Radio station
name = WFRB-FM


city = Frostburg, Maryland
area = Central and Western Maryland
branding = "Country 105.3 WFRB"
slogan = "Today's Best Country and Yesterday's Favorites"
airdate =
frequency = 105.3 MHz
format = Country
power =
erp = 13,500 watts
haat = 292 meters
class = B
callsign_meaning = W FRostBurg
former_callsigns =
owner = Dix Communications
webcast = [http://www.wfrb.com/1053fm/modules/mod_internetradio/makeplaylist.php?ip=serverprime.net&port=7094&format=PLS WFRB Webstream]
website = [http://www.wfrb.com/ WFRB Online]
affiliations = ABC Radio News
The Lia Show
After Midnite

WFRB-FM is a country station that broadcasts from Finzel, Maryland. Due to the location of WFRB-FM's tower, their signal covers a great distance, as WFRB-FM is able to be heard from Fairmont, West Virginia to Frederick, Maryland east-to-west and from Altoona, Pennsylvania to Winchester, Virginia north-to-south.

Before having a strong signal, WFRB-FM needed a translator in Downtown Cumberland, which still remains. WFRB-FM is simulcast on 98.5 on station W253AB. The translator was to lose the 98.5 frequency to WKEL, but a last minute change of plans, moved WKEL from Meyersdale, Pennsylvania to Confluence, Pennsylvania. This move will allow W253AB to remain on the air on 98.5 FM and continue to serve Downtown Cumberland.

In April 2007, WFRB-FM added a webstream to their website.

External links

* [http://www.wfrb.com/ Country 105.3 Online]
*
*
*
* [http://www.radio-locator.com/cgi-bin/info?call=W253AB&service=FX Radio Locator information on W253AB]



Wikimedia Foundation. 2010.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • WFRB — can refer to:* WFRB (AM), a radio station at 560 AM located in Frostburg, Maryland * WFRB FM, a radio station at 105.3 FM located in Frostburg, Maryland …   Wikipedia

  • WFRB (AM) — Infobox Radio station name = WFRB city = Frostburg, Maryland area = Western Maryland Potomac Highlands branding = Talk Radio 560 slogan = Left on the Dial, Right on the Issues airdate = 1958 frequency = 560 kHz format = News/Talk/Sports power = 5 …   Wikipedia

  • WFRB — * FM 105.3, Frostburg, Maryland (Community » Radio Stations) …   Abbreviations dictionary

  • Media in Cumberland, Maryland — Cumberland, Maryland has several media outlets, most carrying some form of satellite programming. WCBC AM and the Cumberland Times News actively collect their local news content, while WFRB AM/FM,WTBO AM,WKGO FM also offer local news content.… …   Wikipedia

  • WTBO — Infobox Radio station name = WTBO city = Cumberland, Maryland area = Cumberland, Maryland Frostburg, Maryland branding = FOX Radio 1450 slogan = airdate = December 13, 1928 frequency = 1450 kHz format = Adult Standards/Sports Talk power = 1,000… …   Wikipedia

  • Cambria County, Pennsylvania — Cambria County Courthouse …   Wikipedia

  • Cumberland, Maryland — City of Cumberland   City   Downtown Cumberland …   Wikipedia

  • Daisytown, Pennsylvania —   Borough   …   Wikipedia

  • Conemaugh River — For other uses, see Conemaugh (disambiguation). Conemaugh River Conemaugh River Lake Dam at low water Origin …   Wikipedia

  • Allegheny Portage Railroad — U.S. National Register of Historic Places U.S. National Historic Landmark …   Wikipedia

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”