WJMT radio expands to FM broadcasting
Effective early this afternoon, WJMT Radio has expanded to broadcasting in FM format.
According to a press release issued by Sunrise Broadcasting LLC; as of 1 PM Tuesday afternoon, WJMT Radio began broadcast operations on 96.3 FM. The new station will simulcast the programming on WJMT AM730; delivering the music and features in the superior quality of FM audio, with a coverage of approximately 25 miles, twenty-four hours a day.
The new station, legally identified as W242CZ, will be referred to as ‘BLUEJAY 96.3 WJMT’
Radio service on AM730 will continue as usual.
Sunrise Broadcasting owner Steve Resnick said “WJMT-FM served Merrill from August 1968 until April 1990, when it left the air to make the transition to Z104. After a 28 year absence, I’m pleased to be able to bring WJMT-FM back to Merrill”
Sunrise Broadcasting also announces that BLUEJAY 96.3 is now broadcasting via a stream on the station’s website twenty four hours a day. Computer, cell phone and streaming devices can now access the broadcast directly from bluejay963.com. The new stream is a partnership of WJMT Radio and Courtside Furniture
WJMT 96.3FM and AM730 are owned and operated by Sunrise Broadcasting, LLC