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The Essentials

Frequency: 96.1fm
City of License: South Bend
Metro(s): South Bend
Power: 210 watts @ 585 feet (Horizontal only)
Format: News/Talk
Address: 300 W. Jefferson Boulevard, South Bend, IN 46601-1580
Phone: 574.233.3141
Ownership: Midwest Family Stations
Web Presence:
Notes: Simulcasts WSBT(AM)

Station Personnel


GM: Jim Roberts
Chief Engineer: Gene Hale
GSM: Marty Schibbelhut
LSM: Jerod Bast
PD: Bill Gamble
News Director: Bob Montgomery
Promotions Director: Kimberly Crim
Sports Director: Charlie Adams
Early Mornings: WSBT-TV News (5:00am - 6:00am)
Mornings: Jon Thompson ("JT in the Morning") (6:00am-9:00am)
Late Mornings: Mike Gallagher (9:00am - 12:00pm)
Early Afternoons: Laura Ingraham (12:00pm - 2:00pm)
Afternoons: Dave Ramsey (2:00pm - 5:00pm)
Early Evenings: Darin Pritchett and Rick Carter ("Weekday Sportsbeat") (5:00pm - 7:00pm)
Nights: Mark Levin (7:00pm - 9:00pm)
Nights: John Batchelor (9:00pm - 1:00am)
Overnights: Red Eye Radio (1:00am - 5:00am)


GM: Edwin Moore
Station Manager: Bob Dawson
Early Afternoons: Dennis Miller (12:00pm - 2:00pm)
Nights: Jorge Sedano and Mark Schlereth ("Sedano and Stink") (7:00pm - 10:00pm)
Nights: Freddie Coleman ("The Freddie Coleman Show") (10:00pm - 1:00am)
OvernightS: SportsCenter All Night (1:00am - 6:00am)

Station History

In September 2011, Friends of Christian Radio, Inc. sold W241AD (A then-simulcast of WFRN) for $135,000 to WSBT, Inc.

For Further Reading...

"WFRN format stays." Elkhart Truth. 1 September 2001. Page C1.

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