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The Essentials

Call Letters: WGBE
Frequency: 90.9fm
City of License: Bryan, Ohio
Metro(s): Northwest Ohio
Power: 850 watts @ 394 feet (Class A)
Format: NPR
Address: 1270 South Detroit Ave., Toledo, OH 43614-2794
Phone: 419.380.4656
Ownership: Public Broadcasting Foundation of Northwest Ohio
Web Presence:
Notes: Simulcast of WGTE (91.3fm, Toledo, Ohio)

Station Personnel


GM: Marlon P. Kiser
PD: Chris Peiffer
MD: Brad Cresswell
Mornings: Morning Edition (6am - 9am) (Qarie Marshall is the local host)
Mid-Mornings: Jennifer Scott ("Morning Classics") (9am - 11am)
Late Morings: Bill McGlaughlin ("Exploring Music") (11am - 12pm)
Early Afternoons: Here and Now (12pm - 1pm)
Early Afternoons: Brad Cresswell ("Afternoon Classics") (1pm - 4pm)
Afternoons: All Things Considered (4pm - 6pm)
Afternoons: Marketplace (6pm - 6:30pm)
Nights: Jennifer Scott ("Evening Classics") (6:30pm - 8pm)
Nights: Weeknights at the Symphony (8pm - 10pm)
Overnights: Music Through the Night (10pm - 6am)
Weekends: Classics for Kids (Saturday 7am - 8am)
Weekends: Weekend Edition (Saturday 8am - 10am)
Weekends: Car Talk (Saturday 10am - 11am)
Weekends: Wait, Wait... Don't Tell Me! (Saturday 11am - 12pm)
Weekends: The Splendid Table (Saturday 12pm - 1pm)
Weekends: The Metropolitan Opera (Saturday 1pm - 5pm)
Weekends: Weekends on All Things Considered (Saturday 5pm - 6pm)
Weekends: A Prairie Home Companion (Saturday 6pm - 8pm)
Weekends: Larry Wagner ("Portraits in Swing") (Saturday 8pm - 9pm)
Weekends: Fritz Byers ("Jazz Spectrum 91") (Saturday 9pm - 12am)
Weekends: Weekend Edition (Sunday 8am - 10am)
Weekends: On Being with Krista Tippett (Sunday 10am - 11am)
Weekends: Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center (Sunday 11am - 12pm)
Weekends: From the Top (Sunday 12pm - 1pm)
Weekends: A Prairie Home Companion (Sunday 2pm - 4pm)
Weekends: Weekends on All Things Considered (Sunday 5pm - 6pm)
Weekends: Car Talk (Sunday 6pm - 7pm)


Station History

90.9fm signed on in 1996.

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