WGMN is a news-talk broadcast radio station licensed to and serving Roanoke, Virginia. WGMN is owned and operated by Three Daughters Media. The station went on the air in 1946 as WROV-AM and broadcast a Contemporary hit radio format in the 1970s. WROV had a Golden Oldies format from 1989 to 1998, then became an ESPN affiliate and changed call letters to WGMN. The station switched to a news-talk format in June 2019.
|Broadcast area||Metro Roanoke|
|Frequency||1240 AM kHz|
|Translator(s)||W258DN (99.5 MHz, Roanoke)|
W270CU (101.9 MHz, Roanoke)
|First air date||1946|
|Power||1,000 Watts day and night|
|Call sign meaning||W GaMe Network|
|Former call signs||WROV (1946-1998)|
|Owner||Three Daughters Media |
(3 Daughters Media, Inc.)
|Sister stations||WBLT, WBZS, WIQO-FM, WMNA, WMNA-FM, WVGM|
- Broadcasting Yearbook 2010 (PDF). ProQuest, LLC/Reed Publishing (Nederland), B.V. 2010. p. D-570. Retrieved July 18, 2015.
- "Call Sign History". Federal Communications Commission, audio division. Retrieved July 18, 2015.
- "Arbitron Station Information Profiles". Nielsen Audio/Nielsen Holdings. Retrieved July 18, 2015.
- "WGMN Facility Record". Federal Communications Commission, audio division. Retrieved July 18, 2015.
- ESPN Radio in Virginia Online
- Query the FCC's AM station database for WGMN
- Radio-Locator Information on WGMN
- Query Nielsen Audio's AM station database for WGMN
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