WRIE
CityErie, Pennsylvania
Broadcast areaErie, Pennsylvania
Frequency1260 kHz
BrandingCBS Sports Radio Erie
Slogan"Erie's Sports Station"
Programming
FormatSports
AffiliationsCBS Sports Radio
Cleveland Browns Radio Network
Cleveland Indians Radio Network
Ownership
OwnerCumulus Media
(Radio License Holding CBC, LLC)
WQHZ, WXTA, WXKC
History
First air date
1941
Former call signs
WHDZ
WLKK
Call sign meaning
W ERIE
Technical information
Facility ID32982
ClassB
Power5,000 watts
Translator(s)W242CU/Erie, 96.3 MHz
Links
Websiteam1260thescore.com

WRIE (1260 AM), known on-air as CBS Sports Radio Erie, is a sports talk-formatted radio station licensed to and serving Erie, Pennsylvania. The station is owned and operated by Cumulus Media. WRIE's studios are located at 471 Robison Road, in Erie while its transmitter is located at Robison Rd and Old French Rd near their studio location. The station is part of the Pittsburgh Penguins, the Cleveland Browns, and the Cleveland Indians Radio Network. Operations as an ESPN Radio affiliate have been in place since January 29, 2007. On January 2, 2013, WRIE switched to CBS Sports Radio because of a decision by parent company Cumulus Media.

History

WLKK used to be a hit country music station. Its branding was "Lake 1260" and slogan was "Here's to Good Country, Great Lake Country".

WRIE used to be an old-time music (adult standards) station. Its former slogan was "The Music of Your Life".

FM translator

Call sign Frequency
(MHz)
City of license Facility
ID
ERP
(W)
Height
(m (ft))
Class Transmitter coordinates FCC info
W242CU 96.3 Erie, Pennsylvania 146827 173 24 m (79 ft) D 42°6′15″N 80°4′9″W / 42.10417°N 80.06917°W / 42.10417; -80.06917 FCC LMS

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Coordinates: 42°03′18″N 80°02′24″W / 42.05500°N 80.04000°W / 42.05500; -80.04000