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The Essentials

Call Letters: WINN
Frequency: 104.9fm
City of License: Columbus
Metro(s): Columbus
Power: 6,000 watts @ 299 feet (Class A)
Format: Hot AC
Address: P.O. Box 1789, Columbus, IN 47202-1789
Address: 3212 Washington Street, Columbus, IN 47203-1505
Phone: 812.372.4448
Ownership: White River Broadcasting Co., Inc.
Network Affiliation(s): CBS News, Metro Radio News
Web Presence: http://www.win1049.com

Station Personnel

Current

GM/Director of Programming: John Foster (GM: 2014 - Curernt; Director of Programming: 1994 - Current)
Chief Engineer: Chuck Weber
SM: Bob Morrison (2014 - Current)
PD: Brad Jackson
News Director: John Clark
Production Director: Michael Sullivan (2014 - Current)
Sports Director: Sam Simmermaker
Mornings: Brad Jackson (5am - 10am)
Middays: Todd Berryman (10am - 3pm)
Afternoons: "KJ" (3pm - 7pm)
Nights: Scotty (7pm - 12am)
Weekends: Open House Party (Saturday 7pm - 12am)

Former

WWWY-FM

GM: Scott Goodwin
Chief Engineer: Jim Walker
SM: Diane Johnson
OM: Dennis Rediker
PD: Fritz Moser (? - June 1999)
PD: John Foster
PD: Jim Clouse
PD: Devin Marsh (Deceased 11 February 2007)
PD: Kris Kaane (July 1999 - September 2000) (From APD at WDBQ in Galena, Illinois) (Now nights at WRTS in Erie, Pennsylvania)
PD: Gil Nalley (January 2001 - ?)
PD: Rich Anthony (November 2002 - ?)
News Director: Wes Roy
News Director: Kevin Keith
News Director: Mark Webber
Mornings: Michael Keeton (5:30am - 10am) (October 1999 - ?) (From Lexington, Kentucky)
Mornings: Gil Nally (5:30am - 10am)
Mornings: Rich Anthony (5:30am - 10am)
Middays: Jimmy Foxx (10am - 3pm) (November 2004 - ?)
Middays: Tonya Haze (Now PD/Middays at KNEN in Norfolk, Nebraska)
Afternoons: Olivia Smiley (From nights)
Afternoons: Mike Sullivan ("Sully") (3pm - 7pm) (January 2002 - ?; From Overnights)
Afternoons: Devin Marsh (Deceased 11 February 2007)
Afternoons: Rich Mann (2pm - 7pm) (June 2001 - ?)
Afternoons: Brian Rawlings (2pm - 7pm) (January 2002 - ?; From Overnights)
Afternoons: Buzz McKay
Nights: Chris (CJ) Miller (7pm - Midnight) (Now nights at WWWY)
Nights: Rebecca Richards (7pm - 12am) (January 2002 - ?) (Also middays at WWWY)
Nights: Joe Kelly (7pm - 12am) (November 2004 - ?)
Nights: Matt King (7pm - 12am)
Weekends: Trey McKain (October 1999 - ?) (Now APD/mornings at WBHG in Concord, New Hampshire)
Jeff Hollan

WINN-FM

GM/SM: Tasha Mann
News Director: Barry Wright (May 2012 - January 2014) (From news reporter at the Bristol Broadcasting radio stations in Paducah, Kentucky) (Now a news reporter for the River Radio of Southern Illinois radio stations in Carterville, Illinois)

Station History

104.9fm signed on January 30, 1975.

WWWY-FM

Mid-State Media, Inc. purchased WWWY in 1985 from Bartholomew County Broadcasting, Inc. Formerly aired a Classic Hits/Oldies format. Studios formerly located at 1333 Washington St., Columbus, IN 47201-5723 (Telephone: 812.372.9933) Mid-State Media, Inc. sold WWWY in May 1999 for $1.1 million to Columbus Radio, Inc.

WINN-FM

As a Classic Hits station, their URL was: http://www.1049theriver.fm. WINN flipped formats from Classic Hits to Hot AC on June 29, 2012.


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