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Best Dayton Radio Stations

The Dayton Radio Station has around 77 stations for the residents of Ohio. Each radio station delivers unique stuff keeping in mind the tastes and preferences of its people. The radio stations play classics, jazz, melodies, rock, news, weather forecasts, bible teachings, sports news educational things catering to the requests. 

WHKO

WHKO is one of the Dayton radio stations’ availed to the people living in Dayton, Ohio Cincinnati, and Ohio Springfield, at 99.1MHz frequency. The station is owned by the Cox Media Group which is located in Dayton. Its slogan is New Country, and it usually plays country music for radio listeners. It has gained fame as it plays fewer commercials and more songs in its channel WHKO.
Timeline
⦁ It came into existence in 1946 as WHIO-FM.
⦁ WHIO-FM transformed to WHKO in March 1989 and started playing country music.
⦁ In 2018, WHKO won the prestigious National Broadcasters Crystal Award.
⦁ It has been chosen for the Academy of Country Music and Country Music Association awards.
⦁ WHIO-FM was recreated as 95.7 FM in Piqua.
Popular Artists
⦁ Nancy Wilson
⦁ Jim Manley

WONE

It’s an AM radio channel that is availed to the people living in the Dayton Metropolitan Area at 980 kHz. The slogan of WONE is Dayton’s’ Sports Station, and host sports talks mainly on its channel. Its studio is located in Dayton Ohio and is owned by iHeart Media. Its sister channels are WTUE and WMMX.
Timeline
⦁ WONE came into existence in 1949 and was approved by Skyland Broadcasting.
⦁ The station was later sold to DKM broadcasting in September 1986.
⦁ WONE transformed as a sports talk show in December 2003.

WDPR

WDPR radio station is availed to the people living in the Greater Dayton area at the frequency 88.1MHz. The radio station licensed is to Dayton. It is owned by the Dayton Public radio. It is famously known for playing classical melodies and public radio services.
Timeline
⦁ WDPR came into existence on Nov 11th, 1985 at 89.5 frequency.
⦁ It later moved to 88.1 frequency in 1998.
Popular shows
⦁ Beethoven Network
⦁ Something old and something new
⦁ Symphony Cast

WZLR

WZLR is a radio station availed to the people living in Dayton Ohio at 95.3 MHz frequency. The studio is located in Xenia, Ohio and its slogan is Dayton’s 80s Station. It is famous for playing classical hit songs and tunes. WZLR is owned by the Cox Media Group. Its sister stations are WHIO, WHIO-TV, and WHKO.
Timeline
⦁ The radio station came into existence in 1974 as WBZI.
⦁ In 1967, the station played the old country music.
⦁ By October 2018, WZLR started playing the traditional classical tunes.
Popular Shows
⦁ Bubba the Love sponge
⦁ The Eagle Morning Zoo
Popular Artists
⦁ Sloppy Joe
⦁ Joe Mama
⦁ Stacy Cruz
⦁ Long John Keller

WTUE

WTUE radio station is availed to the people living in Greater Dayton at the frequency 104.7 TUE. Its studio is located in Dayton, Ohio. The slogan of the channel is Dayton’s Rock Station. It’s famous for playing classical rock. It is owned by iHeartMedia. Its sister channels are WCHD, WONE, and WZDA.
Timeline
WTUE was started in 1959.
Popular artist 
⦁ Sean Scott
⦁ Alan Sells
⦁ Bob Clark
⦁ Patty Spitler
Popular shows
⦁ Big Rig
⦁ The Bob & the Tom Show
⦁ Hooker
⦁ Marc Capolla

WHIO

WHIO radio station is availed to the people living in the Dayton Metropolitan Area at 1290 kHz. Its studio is located in Dayton Ohio. Dayton’s 24 Hours News, Weather, and Traffic. The radio station is owned by the Cox Media Group. It is famous for broadcasting news, a weather bulletin, sports, and talk shows that it airs on its channel.
Timeline
On February 9th, 1935 WHIO came into existence.
Popular artist
⦁ Phil Donahue
⦁ Lou Emm
⦁ Winston Hoehner
⦁ Popular shows
Popular Shows
⦁ The Sunday Edge with Todd
⦁ The Dana Show
⦁ The Greater Dayton with Dan Edwards

WCHD

WCHD radio station is availed to the people living in the Dayton Metropolitan area at 99.9MHz frequency. Its studio is located in Kettering, Ohio. The slogan of the channel is Dayton’s #1 Hit music station. The channel is famous for playing the top 40 contemporary hit songs.  
Timeline
On February 20th, 1962, the channel came into existence as WKET.
Popular artist
⦁ Elvis Duran
⦁ Ryan Seacrest
⦁ Sol
Popular shows
⦁ On air with Ryan Seacrest
⦁ American Top5

WMMX 

WMMX is a radio station availed to the people living in Dayton, Ohio at the frequency 107.7 MHz. the slogan of the channel is The 80’s Till Now. Its studio is located in Dayton Ohio. The channel is famous for its hot adult contemporary music which is owned by iHeartMedia. 
Popular shows
⦁ The 80’s shows with Jeff Stevens
⦁ Casey Kasem’s American Top 40-The 80’s
Timeline
The channel was on track since 1964.
Popular artist
⦁ Alan Rantz
⦁ Andrew Scott
⦁ Eric Lee
⦁ Shaun Vincent

WFCJ

WFCJ is a radio station availed to the people living in the Dayton metropolitan area at the frequency 93.7MHZ. The studio is located in Miamisburg, Ohio. WFCJ mainly broadcasts Christian discussions and preaching’s to help people develop faith and courage. The owners of WFCJ are Strong Tower Christian Media.
Timeline
On January 7th, 1961 WFCJ came onto the air. 
Popular artists
⦁ Ken Kettering
⦁ Melody Morris
⦁ Jim Williams
Popular shows
⦁ The Dave Ramsey Show
⦁ Unshackled
⦁ Adventures in Odyssey
⦁ Turning Point/ David Jeremiah
⦁ Night sounds/Bill Pearce
⦁ Lamplighter theatre

WDAO

WDAO is a radio station availed to the people living in the Dayton area at the frequency 1210 kHz. The channel plays the popular urban adult contemporary music, jazz, blues, old songs, news, weather reports. WDAO is owned by Johnson Communications. Its studio is located in Dayton, Ohio.
Timeline
The radio station started functioning from January 1947
Popular artist
⦁ Kenny Ray Tevis
⦁ George Truehart
⦁ Jim Johnson
⦁ Raymond graham
Popular shows
⦁ Expressions
⦁ Expression II

The Dayton radio stations keep the listeners engaged throughout the day while cooking or driving a car. You cannot afford to miss the hottest news or the tunes, as the channels are jam-packed with varied electrifying stuff to tickle you. After coming back from a tiring work schedule you can sleep to the tunes of country music, or wake up to the Jazzy music as you tune to the different channels.

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