WGLY-FM

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WGLY-FM
The Light Radio Network logo.jpg
CityBolton, Vermont
Broadcast areaBurlington, Vermont
BrandingThe Light
Frequency91.5 MHz (also on HD Radio)
Translator(s)See § Translators
Repeater(s)See § Stations
First air date1996[1]
FormatChristian Radio
ERP1,000 watts
HAAT285 meters (935 ft)
ClassC3
Facility ID11084
Transmitter coordinates44°21′53.00″N 72°55′52.00″W / 44.3647222°N 72.9311111°W / 44.3647222; -72.9311111 (WGLY-FM)
Former callsignsWCMK (1996–1999)[2]
AffiliationsThe Light Radio Network
Salem Radio Network
OwnerChristian Ministries, Inc.
Sister stationsWCKJ, WCMD-FM, WCMK, WGLV, WFTF
WebcastListen Live
Websitehttp://thelightradio.net/

WGLY-FM (91.5 FM, "The Light") is a Christian radio station licensed to Bolton, Vermont, serving the Burlington, Vermont area. The station is owned by Christian Ministries, Inc.[3]

Programming[edit]

The Light Radio Network's programming includes Christian Talk and Teaching and Christian music. Christian Talk and Teaching shows heard on The Light Radio network include; Turning Point with David Jeremiah, Truth for Life with Alistair Begg, Grace to You with John MacArthur, Enjoying Everyday Life with Joyce Meyer, Insight For Living with Chuck Swindoll, Joni and Friends, Focus On The Family, and In The Market with Janet Parshall.[4] The Light Radio Network also carries Air 1 programming on WGLY-FM HD2, and repeaters. [5]

Stations[edit]

The Light Radio Network is also heard on five other full powered stations in Vermont, as well as four low powered translators.[6]

Call sign Frequency City of license Facility ID ERP
W
Height
m (ft)
Class Transmitter coordinates
WCKJ 90.5 FM St. Johnsbury, Vermont 76054 1,000 225 m (738 ft) C3 44°24′20.00″N 71°58′13.00″W / 44.4055556°N 71.9702778°W / 44.4055556; -71.9702778 (WCKJ)
WCMD-FM 89.9 FM (HD) Barre, Vermont 11085 1,500 180 m (590 ft) A 44°7′32.00″N 72°28′36.00″W / 44.1255556°N 72.4766667°W / 44.1255556; -72.4766667 (WCMD-FM)
WCMK 91.9 FM Putney, Vermont 88180 80 231 m (758 ft) A 42°58′28.00″N 72°36′12.00″W / 42.9744444°N 72.6033333°W / 42.9744444; -72.6033333 (WCMK)
WGLG 89.9 FM Swanton, Vermont 172444 225 −5 m (−16 ft) A 44°55′2.00″N 73°7′27.00″W / 44.9172222°N 73.1241667°W / 44.9172222; -73.1241667 (WGLG)
WGLV 91.7 FM Woodstock, Vermont 82833 100 694 m (2,277 ft) A 43°38′22.00″N 72°50′12.00″W / 43.6394444°N 72.8366667°W / 43.6394444; -72.8366667 (WGLV)

Translators[edit]

Broadcast translators of WGLY-FM
Call sign Frequency
(MHz)
City of license ERP
W
Class FCC info
W216CB 91.1 FM Ascutney, Vermont 10 D FCC
W220AX 91.9 FM Ludlow, Vermont 10 D FCC
W242AG 96.3 FM Quechee, Vermont 4 D FCC
W243AE 96.5 FM Orleans, Vermont 10 D FCC

History[edit]

WGLY-FM began broadcasting in 1996, holding the call sign WCMK.[1][2] The station's call sign was changed to WGLY-FM in 1999.[2]

WGLG was formerly WNGF, owned by Northeast Gospel Broadcasting; in August 2013, Christian Ministries reached a deal to acquire WNGF.[7] Upon the deal's completion on April 15, 2014,[8] WNGF's call letters were changed to WGLG.[9][10]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Broadcasting & Cable Yearbook 1998, Broadcasting & Cable, 1998. p. D-450. Retrieved November 3, 2018.
  2. ^ a b c Call Sign History, fcc.gov. Retrieved November 3, 2018.
  3. ^ FM Query Results: WGLY-FM, fcc.gov. Retrieved November 3, 2018.
  4. ^ "Weekday Programs", The Light Radio Network. Retrieved November 2, 2018.
  5. ^ "Air 1 Radio", The Light Radio Network. Retrieved January 16, 2019.
  6. ^ "The Light", The Light Radio Network. Retrieved November 2, 2018.
  7. ^ "VT, TX Noncomm FMs, FL, WI Translators Sold; Lotus Buys KMJE/Sacramento". All Access. September 3, 2013. Retrieved March 20, 2014.
  8. ^ "Consummation Notice". CDBS Public Access. Federal Communications Commission. April 16, 2014. Retrieved May 13, 2014.
  9. ^ "Media Bureau Call Sign Actions" (PDF). Federal Communications Commission. September 10, 2013. Retrieved May 13, 2014.
  10. ^ "Media Bureau Call Sign Actions" (PDF). Federal Communications Commission. September 10, 2013. Retrieved May 13, 2014.

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