WAMF


WAMF

Infobox Radio station
name = WAMF


city = Fulton, New York
area =
branding = Radio Disney
slogan =
airdate = 1949-08-22 (as WOSC)
frequency = 1300 kHz
format = Children's Radio
power = 1,000 watts day 40 watts night
erp =
haat =
class = D
facility_id = 52370
coordinates = coord|43|17|41.00|N|76|26|35.00|W|region:US_type:city
callsign_meaning =
former_callsigns = WOSC (1949-1988) WZZZ (1988-2002)
owner = Cram Communications, LLC
licensee =
sister_stations = WOLF (AM), WWLF (AM)
webcast =
website =
affiliations = Radio Disney, ABC Radio

WAMF (1300 AM) is a radio station broadcasting a Children's Radio format. Licensed to Fulton, New York, USA, the station serves the northern suburbs of the Syracuse area. WAMF is currently owned by Cram Communications, LLC [ cite web|url=http://www.fcc.gov/fcc-bin/fmq?call=WAMF |title=WAMF Facility Record |work=United States Federal Communications Commission, audio division ] and features programing from Radio Disney and ABC Radio.

History

The station went on the air as WOSC on 1949-08-22 [cite news
title = Fulton's New Radio Station WOSC Wins Public Acclaim In Formal Dedication Monday
pages = 12
publisher = Oswego Palladium-Times
date = August 28, 1949
url = http://www.fultonhistory.com/Fulton%20Historical%20Photos/Newspapers/Oswego%20Palladium/Oswego%20Palladium%20July-Aug%201949%20pdf/Newspaper%20%20Oswego%20Palladium%20July-Aug%201949%20-%200749.pdf
accessdate = 2008-01-30
] . After a "dark" period, it returned to the air as WZZZ on 1988-06-19 [cite news
title = On The Air
pages = 6
publisher = Oswego Palladium-Times
date = June 23, 1988
url = http://www.fultonhistory.com/Fulton%20Historical%20Photos/Newspapers/Oswego%20Palladium/Oswego%20Palladium%20May-June%201988%20pdf/Newspaper%20%20Oswego%20Palladium%20May-June%201988%20-%200826.pdf
accessdate = 2008-01-30
] . On 2002-08-16, the station changed its call sign to the current WAMF. [ cite web|url=http://fjallfoss.fcc.gov/cgi-bin/ws.exe/prod/cdbs/pubacc/prod/call_hist.pl?Facility_id=52370&Callsign=WAMF |title=WAMF Call Sign History |work=United States Federal Communications Commission, audio division ]

References

External links

*AMQ|WAMF
*AML|WAMF
*AMARB|WAMF


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