WFIA-FM
Broadcast areaLouisville, Kentucky
Frequency94.7 MHz
BrandingWFIA: The Spirit
Programming
FormatChristian/Talk
Ownership
Owner
OperatorWord Media Group (outright sale pending)
WFIA, WGTK
Technical information
Facility ID48371
ClassA
ERP3,300 watts
HAAT120 meters
Links
WebcastListen Live
Websitesalemmedia.com/radio-stations/wfia-fm-94-7/

WFIA-FM (94.7 FM) is a Christian Talk radio station in the Louisville, Kentucky metropolitan area. It is owned by the Salem Media Group.

On December 22, 2016, Salem announced that it would hand operation of its Louisville radio stations, including WFIA, to Word Broadcasting Network (also known as Word Media Group) under a time brokerage agreement.[1] Word ended WFIA-FM's simulcast on WFIA (900 AM), with the AM station changing to a simulcast of Word's Contemporary Christian station WJIE-FM.[2][3] On February 10, 2020, Word Broadcasting announced that it would take advantage of the option in its agreement to acquire the stations from Salem for $4 million.[4][5]

References

  1. ^ "Salem Announces Louisville Transaction with Word Broadcasting Network". BusinessWire. December 22, 2016. Retrieved December 21, 2019.
  2. ^ "Salem May Be Putting More Stations Up For Sale". InsideRadio. March 14, 2019. Retrieved December 21, 2019.
  3. ^ WJIE Adds Louisville Simulcast Radioinsight - January 6, 2017
  4. ^ "Salem Media Group, Inc. Announces Third Quarter 2019 Total Revenue of $64.1 Million". BusinessWire. November 12, 2019. Retrieved December 21, 2019.
  5. ^ "Salem Sells Louisville Cluster". RadioInsight. 10 February 2020.

Coordinates: 38°15′57″N 85°42′50″W / 38.26583°N 85.71389°W / 38.26583; -85.71389