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Wtkg

WTKG
City of license Grand Rapids, Michigan
Branding AM 1230 WTKG
Slogan Grand Rapids' Talk Alternative
Frequency 1230 kHz (also on HD Radio)
Format Progressive Talk
Power 1,000 watts
Class C
Facility ID 51729
Callsign meaning Talk Grand Rapids
Former callsigns WCUZ (?-3/28/97)
WJEF (?-?)
WION (?-?)
Affiliations ABC News Radio, Premiere Radio Networks, Dial Global, Compass Media Networks
Owner Clear Channel Communications
Sister stations WBCT, WBFX, WMAX-FM, WOOD, WSNX-FM, WSRW-FM
Webcast Listen Live
Website wtkg.com

WTKG (1230 AM) is a radio station broadcasting a talk radio format. Licensed to Grand Rapids, Michigan, United States, and now owned by Clear Channel Communications, Previous to adopting the current calls and format in 1997, the station played country under the WJEF (the station on which radio Hall of Famer Wally Phillips started his career) and WCUZ calls.

Bronco Radio Network

WTKG was an affiliate of the Western Michigan University "Broncos Radio Network" and carried all of the Broncos football and men's basketball games. WTKG was dropped as an affiliate after WMAX was added for both sports.

Sources

  • Michiguide.com - WTKG History

External links

  • Query the FCC's AM station database for WTKG
  • Radio-Locator Information on WTKG
  • Query Nielsen Audio's AM station database for WTKG

Coordinates: 42°59′42″N 85°40′36″W / 42.99500°N 85.67667°W / 42.99500; -85.67667

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