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WKGM is a Religious formatted broadcast radio station licensed to Smithfield, Virginia, serving Hampton Roads.[2] WKGM is owned and operated by Baker Family Stations.[4]

WKGM
WKGM-AM 2013.PNG
CitySmithfield, Virginia
Broadcast areaHampton Roads
Branding"WKGM AM 940"
Slogan"Your Ministry Station"
Frequency940 AM kHz
First air dateDecember 18, 1974[1]
FormatReligious[2]
Power10,000 Watts daytime
3,100 Watts nighttime
ClassB
Facility ID73160
Transmitter coordinates36°57′16″N 76°37′48″W / 36.95444°N 76.63000°W / 36.95444; -76.63000
(day)
37°5′51″N 76°40′16″W / 37.09750°N 76.67111°W / 37.09750; -76.67111

(night)
Former callsignsWEOO (1974-1980)
WKGM (1980-Present)[3]
OwnerBaker Family Stations
(WKGM, Inc.)
WebcastWKGM Webstream
WebsiteWKGM Online

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In addition to the main station, WKGM is relayed by an FM translator to widen its broadcast area.[5]

Call sign Frequency
(MHz)
City of license Facility
ID
ERP
W
Height
m (ft)
Class FCC info
W272CC 102.3 FM Smithfield, Virginia 81284 62 watts 121 m (397 ft) D FCC

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Broadcasting Yearbook 2010 (PDF). ProQuest, LLC/Reed Publishing (Nederland), B.V. 2010. p. D-571. Retrieved November 26, 2015.
  2. ^ a b "Arbitron Station Information Profiles". Nielsen Audio/Nielsen Holdings. Retrieved November 26, 2015.
  3. ^ "Call Sign History". Federal Communications Commission, audio division. Retrieved November 26, 2015.
  4. ^ "WKGM Facility Record". Federal Communications Commission, audio division. Retrieved November 26, 2015.
  5. ^ "W272CC Facility Record". Federal Communications Commission, audio division. Retrieved November 26, 2015.

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