|Branding||Family Friendly WBGL|
|Slogan||"Faith, Hope, Family"|
|Owner||University of Northwestern - Saint Paul|
|WCIC, WCFL, WIBI|
First air date
Call sign meaning
|We Bring God's Love|
|HAAT||140 meters (460 ft)|
WBGL (91.7 FM) is a Christian radio station licensed to Champaign, Illinois and owned by the University of Northwestern - Saint Paul. Studios are located in Champaign.
WBGL is relayed by 9 full-power FM stations and three low-power FM translators. Their combined footprint provides at least secondary coverage from the outer southern suburbs of Chicago to the Illinois side of the St. Louis area to southeastern Missouri.
|City of license||ERP
|WCFL||104.7||Morris, Illinois||50,000||137 m (449 ft)||B||FCC|
|WIBI||91.1||Carlinville, Illinois||50,000||145 m (476 ft)||B||FCC|
|WNLD||88.1||Decatur, Illinois||1,000||93 m (305 ft)||A||FCC|
|WZGL||88.1||Charleston, Illinois||2,100||69.9 m (229 ft)||A||FCC|
|WCRT-FM||88.5||Terre Haute, Indiana||1,050||98 m (322 ft)||A||FCC|
|WCBW-FM||89.7||East St. Louis, Illinois||250||57 m (187 ft)||A||FCC|
|WBMV||89.7||Mount Vernon, Illinois||10,500||150 m (490 ft)||B1||FCC|
|WVNL||91.7||Vandalia, Illinois||100||50 m (160 ft)||A||FCC|
|WIMB||89.1||Murphysboro, Illinois||3,500||31.8 m (104 ft)||A||FCC|
|W211AD||90.1||Granite City, Illinois||60||32 m (105 ft)||D||FCC|
|W230BS||93.9||Effingham, Illinois||38||64.8 m (213 ft)||D||FCC|
|K295FB||106.9||Cape Girardeau, Missouri||92||65 m (213 ft)||D||FCC|
|WBGL||91.7||Champaign, Illinois||20,000||140 m (460 ft)||B||FCC|
WBGL and Peoria-based sister station WCIC are part of Northwestern Media. Between them, the two stations and their satellites and repeaters cover almost two-thirds of Illinois, as well as portions of Missouri, Iowa, and Indiana.
In August 2019 the Illinois Bible Institute reached an agreement to sell the entire WBGL/WCIC New Life Media Network to the University of Northwestern – St. Paul, which owns and operates a network of contemporary Christian stations and a network of Christian talk and teaching stations, for $9,901,558.34, plus $200,000 in third-party underwriting announcements for the seller's non-broadcast, non-profit activities for one year. The closing date was November 1, 2019.