WFTE

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WFTE
CityMount Cobb, Pennsylvania
Broadcast areaGreater Scranton, Pennsylvania 105.7 Scranton, Pennsylvania
BrandingWFTE Community Radio
SloganPowered By the People
Frequency90.3 MHz
First air date2011
Last air dateSeptember 27, 2016 (2016-09-27)
FormatDefunct (formerly Community)
ERP3,000 watts
HAAT29 meters (95 feet)
ClassA
Facility ID172918
Transmitter coordinates41°23′09″N 75°24′07″W / 41.38583°N 75.40194°W / 41.38583; -75.40194Coordinates: 41°23′09″N 75°24′07″W / 41.38583°N 75.40194°W / 41.38583; -75.40194
OwnerCommunity Radio Collective, Inc.
Websitewfte.org

WFTE (90.3 FM) was a radio station licensed to serve Mount Cobb, Pennsylvania, and (105.7 FM) Scranton, Pennsylvania The station's licensee was Community Radio Collective, Inc., a 501(c)(3) non-profit charitable organization.

WFTE Community Radio aired live on the air in 2011.[1] With translator W289AU on 105.7 FM, WFTE Community Radio broadcast to around 500,000 residents in the greater Scranton, Pennsylvania area.[2]

WFTE's license was cancelled by the Federal Communications Commission on June 27, 2018, due to the station having been silent since September 27, 2016.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Durkin, Jessica (2010-08-21). "Room on the Dial: Group Wants Community Radio in Scranton". New America Foundation's Sustaining Democracy in a Digital Age Blog.
  2. ^ Borthwick, Tom (2010-08-23). "WFTE – Community Radio". NEPArtisan.

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