|Broadcast area||Decatur, Illinois|
|First air date||1940s|
|Format||Top 40 (CHR)|
|HAAT||135 meters (443 ft)|
|Callsign meaning||from WSOY (AM)|
|Former frequencies||102.1 MHz (1949–1960)|
|Owner||Neuhoff Corp. |
(Neuhoff Media Decatur, LLC)
|Sister stations||WSOY (AM); WCZQ; WDZ (AM); WDZQ|
WSOY-FM (102.9 FM) is a Top 40 (CHR) radio station licensed to Decatur, Illinois. This station is called "Y103". The callsign is from its sister station, WSOY (AM), a reference to Decatur's role in the soybean industry.
WSOY-FM first received a construction permit on October 7, 1946, designating its frequency as 98.7 MHz, and later as 102.1 MHz, and received its full license on February 2, 1949, at 31.2 kilowatts, also on 102.1 MHz. The switch to 102.9 MHz received a construction permit in August 1959 and license on May 31, 1960. The increase to 54 kilowatts received its construction permit in May 1961 and license on September 7, 1961.
WSOY-FM adopted rock-and-roll formats and name "Y-103" in the early 1980s, but remained on automation until 2000.
- FCC FM Query Results for WSOY-FM. Retrieved 2019-07-21.
- "WSOY-FM". FCCInfo.com. Manassas, Virginia: Cavell Mertz & Associates, Inc. 2008-11-25. Retrieved 2008-11-25.
- "WSOY-FM history cards". Federal Communications Commission. Retrieved 2019-07-21.
- "100 Reasons: WAND, WSOY precursors were Decatur broadcast pioneers". Herald & Review. Decatur, Illinois. October 6, 2017. Retrieved 2019-07-21.
- Y103 — official website
- Query the FCC's FM station database for WSOY-FM
- Radio-Locator information on WSOY-FM
- Query Nielsen Audio's FM station database for WSOY-FM
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