WPNR-FM
WPNRlogo.JPG
CityUtica, New York
Broadcast areaUtica
Frequency90.7 MHz
Programming
FormatVariety
Ownership
OwnerUtica College
History
First air date
October 22, 1977 (1977-10-22)
Call sign meaning
PioNeeR
Technical information
Facility ID64355
ClassA
ERP430 watts
HAAT−43 meters (−141 ft)
Transmitter coordinates
43°5′43.00″N 75°16′19.00″W / 43.0952778°N 75.2719444°W / 43.0952778; -75.2719444
Links
WebcastListen live
Websitewww.pioneerradio.org

WPNR-FM (90.7 FM) is a radio station broadcasting a modern college variety music format, as well as Utica University athletics. "Pioneer Radio" is an educational broadcaster operated by matriculated students of the college under the advisement of a Utica University faculty member and designated chief operator. The station is licensed to Utica, New York, United States, and the station serves the Mohawk Valley area. WPNR-FM has been a licensed student broadcaster since October 22, 1977. Former iterations of Utica University radio include the call letters WRUC-FM, WRNS-FM, WEDJ-FM, the earliest of which date back to the early 1960s. The station is owned by Utica University and powered by Faxton-St. Luke's Healthcare, Utica College, and Burrstone Energy Center's Co-Generation Plant.