WJR 760 AM is a Class A clear-channel radio station based in Detroit, Michigan. The broadcast area of this channel is Southeast Michigan. Its brand is known as “News Talk 760 AM”. The channel broadcasts its transmission on 760 kHz frequency on the AM band. It consumes 50,000 watts to run its programming. The slogan of the station is “The Great Voice of the Great Lakes.” It provides Sports/News/Talk format. The channel covers live sports coverage as well.
Cumulus Media (Radio License Holdings LLC) operates this channel as an owner. Firstly, it went in the air on May 4, 1922. It has affiliations of Westwood One News, Premiere Networks, Detroit Lions, and Michigan State Spartans. WDRQ and WDVD are its sister stations.
Location of WJR 760 AM:
The studios and offices of this channel are situated in the Fisher Building in the New Centre of Detroit. The transmitter is set in the Downriver Community of Riverview. Listeners of all around the area hear the live streaming of the transmission of this radio station.
This radio station began its transmission on May 4, 1922, as WCX. At that time, Detroit Free Press, a newspaper, owns this channel. It utilized 580 kHz frequency for its programming. On December 16, 1928, the offices of this station moved to Fisher Building. In 1929, this channel went in the hands of Goodwill Stations, Inc and known as “The Goodwill Station”.
On March 29, 1941, it began to use 760 kHz frequency. CBS took the responsibility of this channel on September 29, 1935. In 1964, Capital Cities Communications purchased this situation. In January 2006, Citadel broadcasting bought this station. On September 16, 2011, Cumulus began to own this channel.
Paul W. Smith, Frank Beckmann, Ted Strasser, Jay Roberts, Joel Alexander, Lorna Stephens, Peggy Hodge and Tony Bruscato, Jack Paar, Grace Lee Whitney, Paul W. Smith, Mitch Albom, Frank Beckmann, Michael Savage, Mark Levin, John Batchelor and Red Eye Radio.
The major programs of this station include Michael Savage, Red Eye Radio Show, Home and Appliance Show, The CAR Show, Medicare University, The Rich Paul Show, Inside Outside Guys, This Week in College Football, WJR MSU Tailgate, MSU Football Pregame, MSU Football vs. Maryland, Ben Shapiro Show, Anything is Possible, and REMAX: Real Estate Insights.
Physical Address: 77 West 66th St. 16th Fl
New York, NY 10023
Contact using Phone number: 313-873-9770
Fax number: 313-875-1988
Official Website: http://www.wjr.com/