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On May 6, 1961 the first signal from newly named WFCR (Four College Radio (Amherst, Mount Holyoke and Smith Colleges, and UMass Amherst) came from a 10-watt transmitting site at Springfield Trade High School, under a license held by WGBH Boston.
Over fifty years later, New England Public Radio's frequencies WFCR and WNNZ are proud to serve over 165,000 weekly listeners throughout western New England from Hartford, CT to Brattleboro, VT with music, news and entertainment programs twenty-four hours a day, seven days a week.
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