Best Maine Radio Stations

10 Best Maine Radio Stations

The Maine radio stations are popularly known by the name WNSW which is availed to you at the frequency of 1200 kHz and has been owned by Stephen King and Tabitha King and runs on the power of 10,000 watts. Given below is the list of all the radio stations that you can hear on the Brewer:

  1. WMPG
  2. WBLM
  3. WGAN
  4. WMEA
  5. WCYY
  6. WPOR
  7. WTHT
  8. WYNZ
  9. WBAE
  10. WBCI

WMPG

The WMPG radio station is availed to the people living in Portland in Maine at the frequency of 90.9 MHz and in its service, it makes you listen to the rock and jazz hits and also the local and global news. This radio station is licensed by the Gorham in the main campus of USM.
Timeline
⦁ It was signed with the format of community format in the year 1970.
⦁ It became popular in the local newspaper in the year 1972.
Popular Shows
⦁ Blunt Youth Radio Project
⦁ Safe Space Radio
⦁ New Mainers Speak

WBLM

The WBLM radio station is availed to the people living in the Portland in Maine at the frequency of 102.9 FM and in its service it makes you listen to the classic rock. This radio station is owned by the Townsquare Media. The call sign meaning of this radio station is “We Are the BLiMp! “
Timeline
⦁ This station was first aired in 1989.
⦁ It was planned to sell for 238$ to Townsquare Media on 30th August 2013.
⦁ Finally, the radio station was sold on 15th November 2013.
Popular Shows
⦁ Beautiful Musical
⦁ Frank Zappa
⦁ Captain Beefheart
⦁ Trout Mask Replica

WGAN

The WGAN radio station is availed to the people living in the metropolitan area in Portland at the frequency of 560 kHz and in its service it makes you listen to the news and talk. This radio station is claimed as one of the best Maine radio stations.
Timeline
⦁ This radio station was first aired in the year 1983.
⦁ In the year, 1954 WHEN also became the television station also.
Popular Artist
⦁ John McDonald
⦁ Ken Altshuler
⦁ Matthew Gagnon

WMEA

The WMEA radio station is availed to the people living in Portland, Maine in the United States at the frequency of 90.1 FM and is licensed by Biddeford in Portland.
Timeline
⦁ This station was first aired on the 15th of March, 1975.
⦁ It has used its call sign WMEG-TV till the year 1984.
Popular Artist
⦁ Jennifer Rooks
Popular Shows
⦁ Maine Public Radio
⦁ Maine Public Classical

WCYY

The WCYY radio station is availed to the people living in Lewiston in Portland at the frequency of 94.3 MHz and in its service it makes you listen to modern rock music.
Timeline
⦁ This radio station was first aired in August 1972.
⦁ It started playing the adult contemporary on the 2nd of December, 1985.
Popular Artist
⦁ Rustic Overtones
⦁ Patrick Corrigan

WPOR

The WPOR radio station is availed to the people living in Maine in Portland at the frequency of 101.9 MHz and in its service it makes you listen to the classic rock.
Timeline
⦁ This station was aired on 31st October 1967.
⦁ Ocean Coast Properties bought the radio station on 2nd March 1971.
⦁ It was again sold to Saga Communications at the price of 10$ million in March 1996.
Popular Artist
⦁ Jon Shannon
⦁ Joe
⦁ Courtney

WTHT

The WTHT radio station is availed to the people living in the Auburn in Portland at the frequency of 99.9 FM and its slogan is “Maine’s #1 Country Station”. Moreover, in its service it made people listen to country music.
Timeline
⦁ This radio station was first aired on February 1977
⦁ In the year 1989, it swapped its frequency with WBLM.
⦁ Also, in the year 1983, the ATHU radio station became the “Kiss 99.9” and run on the format of Top 40.
⦁ Again in the year 1997, it was reimaged as “Mix 96.9 and 99.9”.
Popular Shows
⦁ Matty in the Morning

WYNZ

This radio station is available to the people living in the metropolitan area of Portland in Maine at the frequency of 100.9 MHz and is licensed by South Portland in Maine. The owner of their radio station is Saga Communications.
Timeline
⦁ It was first aired on 13th January 1976.
⦁ The owners of 1310 AM WLOB bought this radio station in the year 1978.
Popular Artist
⦁ John Clark
⦁ Bob Rose
⦁ Dean Rogers
⦁ Andy Kosinski
⦁ Ted Talbot

WBAE

The WBAE radio station is availed to the people there at 1490 kHz and is licensed by Portland in Maine. The studio of this radio station is located in Biddeford in Maine. Furthermore, the owner of this radio station is Saga Communications of New England, LLC
Timeline
⦁ It was first aired in March 1946.
⦁ In the year 1976, its sister radio station 101.9 WPOR-FM made a debut.
⦁ It switched its call letter to WBAE in the year 1999 and followed the format of adult standards.
Popular Artist
⦁ Clark Howard
⦁ Dave Ramsey
⦁ Dr. Joy Browne
Popular Shows
⦁ Bob and Tom
⦁ Indianapolis
⦁ The Dr. Laura Program

WBCI

The WBCI radio station was availed to the people living in Bath in Maine at the frequency of 105.9 FM and the owner is Blount Communications. The slogan of the station is “Life Changing Radio”.
Timeline
⦁ It was first aired in June 1971.
⦁ On 10th January 1991, it changed its format to classic rock.
Popular Shows
⦁ Hope In the Night
⦁ Janet Mefferd Today

Conclusion

Later on, the license Maine radio stations were shut down on the 24th of October in the year 1995 but still run on the automation so that no job had been lost.

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