Travel DX Log: Richmond, VA area

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  • Log last updated: 6/13/16
  • Log started: 6/23/12
  • 135 FM stations received
  • States received: DC, DE, MD, NC, TX, VA

I occasionally visit the Richmond, VA area. Its convenient location in central Virginia often places the city along my route when I travel to points south via car. This page includes logs from Richmond city and multiple suburbs within 30 miles of the city.

The logs below are updated as I revisit the area. HD Radio and RDS screenshots are added when received and they may not reflect the initial logging of the stations listed below.

 

Frequency,   CALLS,   city of license,   “Station Name” – format,   date first received,   propagation method,   mileage

88.1   WRIH   Richmond, VA,   religious,   6/21/12 8:53 PM,   tropo,   13 miles
88.3   WQIQ   Spotsylvania, VA,   “Radio IQ” – public radio,   6/11/16 3:23 PM,   tropo,   32 miles,   car radio in Ashland, VA

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88.5   WAMU   Washington, DC,   “88.5 WAMU” – public radio,   6/21/12 8:57 PM,   tropo,   93 miles
88.5   WVTW   Charlottesville, VA,   “Radio IQ” – public radio,   6/11/16 3:23 PM,   tropo,   59 miles,   car radio in Ashland, VA

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88.9   WCVE   Richmond, VA,   “WCVE” – public radio,   6/21/12 8:45 PM,   tropo,   8 miles
89.3   WPFW   Washington, DC,   “89.3 WPFW” – variety,   6/21/12 8:53 PM,   tropo,   93 miles
89.3   WVTU   Charlottesville, VA,   “WVTF” – public radio,   8/15/15 1:28 PM,   tropo,   65 miles,   car radio in Rockville, VA

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89.5   WWED   Spotsylvania, VA,   religious,   6/21/12 8:53 PM,   tropo,   38 miles

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89.7   WAUQ   Charles City, VA,   religious,   6/21/12 8:53 PM,   tropo,   26 miles
89.9   WPER   Culpeper, VA,   “Positive Hits 89-9 and 90-5 PER” – ccm,   6/21/12 8:53 PM,   tropo,   72 miles
89.9   WXTR   Tappahannock, VA,   “LifeTalk Radio” – religious,   6/12/16 2:31 AM,   tropo,   42 miles
90.1   WDCE   Richmond, VA,   6/21/12 8:53 PM,   tropo,   5 miles
90.3   WHRO   Norfolk, VA,   6/21/12 8:53 PM,   tropo,   83 miles

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90.5   WJYJ   Fredericksburg, VA,   “Positive Hits 89-9 and 90-5 PER” – ccm,   6/21/12 8:53 PM,   tropo,   38 miles

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90.9   WETA   Washington, DC,   “Classical 90.9 WETA” – classical,   6/11/16 7:48 PM,   tropo,   93 miles
90.9   WCWM   Williamsburg, VA,   college,   6/11/16 7:48 PM,   tropo,   40 miles,   car radio in Glen Allen, VA
91.1   WHCE   Highland Springs, VA,   “Mix 91” – CHR,   6/21/12 8:53 PM,   tropo,   16 miles

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91.1   WTJU   Charlottesville, VA,   “WTJU” – variety,   6/11/16 7:28 PM,   tropo,   53 miles,   car radio in Glen Allen, VA
91.3   WVST   Petersburg, VA,   “91.3 WVST” – college,   5/17/15 2:21 PM,   tropo,   1 mile,   car radio in Colonial Heights, VA
91.3   WESM   Princess Anne, MD,   “91.3 WESM” – jazz,   6/12/16 1:15 AM,   tropo,   104 miles
91.5   WBJC   Baltimore, MD,   “WBJC” – classical,   6/11/16 10:18 PM,   tropo,   125 miles
91.7   W219CX   Richmond, VA,   reliigous,   6/21/12 9:09 PM,   tropo,   3 miles
91.9   WGTS   Takoma Park, MD,   “91.9 WGTS” – religious,   6/11/16 3:20 PM,   tropo,   83 miles,   car radio in Ashland, VA

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92.1   WCDX   Mechanicsville, VA,   “iPower 92.1” – urban,   6/21/12 8:33 PM,   tropo,   11 miles
92.3   WTYD   Deltaville, VA,   “The Tide” – AAA,   6/11/16 7:30 PM,   tropo,   65 miles,   car radio in Glen Allen, VA
92.3   WERQ   Baltimore, MD,   “92Q” – urban,   6/11/16 10:19 PM,   tropo,   123 miles

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92.5   W233AZ   Richmond, VA,   “Radio IQ” – public radio,   6/21/12 8:45 PM,   tropo,   3 miles
92.5   WYFL   Henderson, NC,   “Bible Broadcasting Network” – religious,   5/17/15 2:22 PM,   tropo,   84 miles,   car radio in Colonial Heights, VA
92.5   WINC   Winchester, VA,   “92.5 Wink FM” – hot AC,   6/11/16 10:20 PM,   tropo,   94 miles
92.7   WUVA   Charlottesville, VA,   “Kiss 92.7 FM” – urban AC,   6/21/12 10:45 PM,   tropo,   54 miles
92.7   WWXT   Prince Frederick, MD,   “ESPN Radio” – sports,   6/11/16 10:44 PM,   tropo,   84 miles
92.9   WVBW   Suffolk, VA,   “92-9 The Wave” – classic hits,   8/15/15 1:27 PM,   tropo,   91 miles,   car radio in Rockville, VA
92.9   WVHL   Farmville, VA,   “92.9 FM Kickin Country,” – country,   6/11/16 6:37 PM,   tropo,   55 miles,   car radio in Glen Allen, VA

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93.1   WLFV   Ettrick, VA,   “93.1 The Wolf” – country,   6/21/12 8:53 PM,   tropo,   26 miles

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93.3   WFLS   Fredericksburg, VA,   “93.3 WFLS” – country,   6/21/12 8:53 PM,   tropo,   47 miles
93.5   WBBC   Blackstone, VA,   “93-5 The Bobcat” – country,   6/21/12 9:09 PM,   tropo,   48 miles
93.5   WZBH   Georgetown, DE,   “93-5 The Beach” – rock,   6/12/16 1:21 AM,   tropo,   131 miles

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93.7   WNOB   Chesapeake, VA,   “93-7 Bob FM” – adult hits,   6/21/12 9:09 PM,   tropo,   108 miles

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93.9   WKYS   Washington, DC,   “93.9 WKYS” – urban,   6/21/12 11:55 AM,   tropo,   93 miles
93.9   WNCB   Cary, NC,   “B93.9” – country,   5/17/15 2:22 PM,   tropo,   132 miles,   car radio in Colonial Heights, VA

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94.1   WVSP   Yorktown, VA,   “ESPN Radio” – sports,   6/21/12 8:53 PM,   tropo,   64 miles
94.1   W231BJ   Fredericksburg, VA,   “The Lamp” – ccm,   6/11/16 10:48 PM,   tropo,   42 miles
94.3   WWXX   Buckland, VA,   “ESPN Radio” – sports,   6/11/16 10:23 PM,   tropo,   77 miles
94.3   WINX   St. Michaels, MD,   “94-3 Winks FM” – country,   6/12/16 1:24 AM,   tropo,   101 miles

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94.5   WRVQ   Richmond, VA,   “Q94” – CHR,   6/21/12 8:53 PM,   tropo,   22 miles

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94.7   WIAD   Bethesda, MD,   “94-7 Fresh FM” – hot AC,   6/11/16 9:26 PM,   tropo,   92 miles,   car radio in Colonial Heights, VA

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94.9   W235AI   Richmond, VA,   public radio,   6/21/12 8:53 PM,   tropo,   3 miles
95.1   WRBS   Baltimore, MD,   “95-1 Shine FM” – ccm,   6/11/16 10:23 PM,   tropo,   117 miles

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95.3   WKHK   Colonial Heights, VA,   “K95” – country,   6/21/12 8:53 PM,   tropo,   17 miles

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95.5   WPGC   Morningside, MD,   “WPGC 95.5” – urban,   6/11/16 10:00 PM,   tropo,   87 miles
95.7   WFLO   Farmville, VA,   “Flow FM 95.7” – AC,   5/21/12 9:23 PM,   tropo,   49 miles

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95.9   WGRQ   Fairview Beach, VA,   “95.9 WGRQ” – oldies,   6/21/12 8:53 PM,   tropo,   47 miles
96.1   WROX   Exmore, VA,   “96X” – rock,   6/21/12 8:53 PM,   tropo,   90 miles,   car radio in Colonial Heights, VA

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96.1   W241AP   Midlothian, VA,   “Q94” – CHR,   5/17/15 2:25 PM,   tropo,   21 miles

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96.3   WHUR   Washington, DC,   “96.3 WHUR” – urban AC,   6/11/16 10:00 PM,   tropo,   91 miles

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96.5   WKLR   Fort Lee, VA,   “96-5 KLR” – classic rock,   6/21/12 8:53 PM,   tropo,   17 miles
96.7   WCEI   Easton, MD,   “96.7 WCEI” – AC,   6/11/16 11:20 PM,   tropo,   115 miles

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96.9   WWUZ   Bowling Green, VA,   “96-9 The Rock” – classic rock,   6/21/12 8:53 PM,   tropo,   25 miles

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97.1   WASH   Washington, DC,   “Soft Rock 97.1 Wash FM” – AC,   6/21/12 8:53 PM,   tropo,   97 miles

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97.3   WRIR-LP   Richmond, VA,   variety,   6/21/12 8:53 PM,   tropo,   8 miles
97.3   WGH   Newport News, VA,   “97-3 The Eagle” – country,   5/17/15 2:25 PM,   tropo,   57 miles,   car radio in Colonial Heights, VA

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97.5   WWWV   Charlottesivlle, VA,   “97.5 3WV” – rock,   8/15/15 1:28 PM,   tropo,   47 miles,   car radio in Rockville, VA
97.7   W249CI   Bellwood, VA,   religious,   6/21/12 8:53 PM,   tropo,   15 miles
97.7   WMDM   Lexington Park, MD,   “97-7 The Rocket” – classic rock,   6/11/16 11:55 PM,   tropo,   65 miles
97.9   WIYY   Baltimore, MD,   “98 Rock” – rock,   6/11/16 10:02 PM,   tropo,   123 miles

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98.1   WTVR   Richmond, VA,   “Lite 98” – AC,   6/21/12 8:53 PM,   tropo,   8 miles
98.3   WSMD   Mechanicsville, MD,   “Star 98.3” – hot AC,   6/11/16 10:05 PM,   tropo,   63 miles

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98.5   W253BI   Glen Allen, VA,   “Lite 98” – AC,   5/17/15 2:26 PM,   tropo,   27 miles,   car radio in Colonial Heights, VA

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98.7   WMZQ   Washington, DC,   “98.7 WMZQ” – country,   6/21/12 8:53 PM,   tropo,   88 miles
98.7   WNOR   Norfolk, VA,   “FM 99” – rock,   6/11/16 3:12 PM,   tropo,   89 miles,   car radio in Ashland, VA

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98.9   WWLB   Midlothian, VA,   “98-9 Liberty” – adult hits,   6/21/12 8:53 PM,   tropo,   4 miles
99.1   WXGM   Gloucester, VA,   “Xtra 99” – AC,   6/21/12 9:18 PM,   tropo,   59 miles

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99.1   WNEW   Lanham, MD,   “All News 99.1 WNEW” – news,   6/21/12 9:18 PM,   tropo,   106 miles
99.3   WKJM   Petersburg, VA,   “99-3, 105-7 Kiss FM” – urban AC,   6/21/12 8:53 PM,   tropo,   31 miles

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99.3   WVBX   Spotsylvania, VA,   “99-3 The Vibe” – CHR,   6/11/16 4:15 PM,   tropo,   35 miles,   over local WKJM

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99.5   WIHT   Washington, DC,   “Hot 99-5” – CHR,   6/11/16 3:12 PM,   tropo,   88 miles,   car radio in Ashland, VA

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99.5   KPLX   Ft. Worth, TX,   “99-5 The Wolf” – country,   6/11/16 3:23 PM,   e-skip,   1155 miles,   car radio in Ashland, VA

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99.7   WCYK   Staunton, VA,   “Country 99-7” – country,   6/21/12 9:19 PM,   tropo,   73 miles
99.7   WYFI   Norfolk, VA,   “Bible Broadcasting Network” – religious,   6/11/16 9:27 PM,   tropo,   88 miles,   car radio in Colonial Heights, VA
99.9   WYFJ   Ashland, VA,   “Bible Broadcasting Network” – religious,   6/21/12 8:53 PM,   tropo,   8 miles
100.1   WVBE   Lynchburg, VA,   “The Vibe” – urban AC,   6/11/16 7:32 PM,   tropo,   82 miles,   car radio in Glen Allen, VA

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100.3   WARV   Petersburg, VA,   “Big Oldies 107-3” – oldies,   6/21/12 8:53 PM,   tropo,   34 miles

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100.3   WBIG   Washington, DC,   “Big 100” – classic hits,   6/11/16 3:12 PM,   tropo,   85 miles,   car radio in Glen Allen, VA where WARV isn’t local-grade
100.5   WZEZ   Goochland, VA,   “EZ 100.5 FM” – AC,   6/21/12 8:53 PM,   tropo,   22 miles
100.5   WVHT   Norfolk, VA,   “Hot 100.5” – CHR,   6/11/16 9:28 PM,   tropo,   90 miles
100.7   WQPO   Harrisonburg, VA,   “Q101” – CHR,   8/15/15 1:30 PM,   tropo,   84 miles,   car radio in Rockville, VA

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100.9   WHTI   Lakeside, VA,   “Hot 100.9” – CHR,   6/21/12 8:53 PM,   tropo,   12 miles,   (formerly WHTI)
101.1   WWDC   Washington, DC,   “DC 101” – rock,   6/11/16 10:11 PM,   tropo,   94 miles

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101.3   WWDE   Hampton, VA,   “2WD” – hot AC,   6/11/16 3:12 PM,   tropo,   90 miles,   car radio in Ashland, VA
101.3   WXJK   Farmville, VA,   “101.3 The X” – classic rock,   6/11/16 3:12 PM,   tropo,   49 miles,   car radio in Glen Allen, VA

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101.5   WBQB   Fredericksburg, VA,   “B101.5” – hot AC,   6/21/12 8:53 PM,   tropo,   48 miles
101.7   WKWI   Kilmarnock, VA,   “101-7 Bay FM” – AC,   6/11/16 3:11 PM,   tropo,   58 miles,   car radio in Ashland, VA

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101.7   WZEB   Ocean View, DE,   “Power 101.7” – urban,   6/12/16 1:17 AM,   tropo,   131 miles

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102.1   WRXL   Richmond, VA,   “102.1 The X” – rock,   6/21/12 8:53 PM,   tropo,   4 miles
102.3   WMMJ   Bethesda, MD,   “Magic 102.3” – urban AC,   6/11/16 10:12 PM,   tropo,   89 miles

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102.5   W273BB   Richmond, VA,   religious,   6/21/12 8:53 PM,   tropo,   3 miles

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102.7   WJJX   Appomattox, VA,   “JJS” – CHR,   8/15/15 1:30 PM,   tropo,   73 miles,   car radio in Rockville, VA

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102.7   WQSR   Baltimore, MD,   “102-7 Jack FM” – adult hits,   6/11/16 5:25 PM,   tropo,   125 miles
102.9   W275BQ   Ashland, VA,   6/21/12 8:53 PM,   tropo,   3 miles
103.1   W276BZ   Midlothian, VA,   6/21/12 8:53 PM,   tropo,   12 miles
103.1   WRNR   Grasonville, MD,   “103-1 RNR” – AAA,   6/11/16 11:21 PM,   tropo,   112 miles
103.3   WESR   Onley, VA,   “103 The Shore” – hot AC,   8/15/15 1:32 PM,   tropo,   110 miles,   car radio in Rockville, VA

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103.5   WTOP   Washington, DC,   “WTOP News” – news,   6/11/16 10:13 PM,   tropo,   97 miles

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103.7   WURV   Richmond, VA,   “103-7 The River” – hot AC,   6/21/12 8:53 PM,   tropo,   10 miles

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104.1   WPRS   Waldorf, MD,   “Praise 104.1” – gospel,   6/21/12 9:25 PM,   tropo,   78 miles
104.1   W281AW   Petersburg, VA,   “88.3 The Journey” – AC,   5/17/15 2:29 PM,   tropo,   1 mile,   car radio in Colonial Heights, VA
104.1   WCXL   Kill Devil Hills, NC,   “Beach 104” – hot AC,   6/11/16 3:09 PM,   tropo,   141 miles,   car radio in Ashland, VA
104.3   WKCY   Harrisonburg, VA,   “104-3 KCY Country” – country,   8/15/15 1:30 PM,   tropo,   92 miles,   car radio in Rockville, VA

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104.5   WGRX   Falmouth, VA,   “Thunder 104.5” – country,   6/21/12 8:53 PM,   tropo,   43 miles
104.5   WNVZ   Norfolk, VA,   “Z104” – CHR,   8/15/15 1:26 PM,   tropo,   103 miles,   car radio in Rockville, VA

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104.7   WPZZ   Crewe, VA,   “Praise 104.7” – gospel,   6/21/12 8:53 PM,   tropo,   39 miles
104.7   WQHQ   Salisbury, MD,   “Q105” – hot AC,   6/12/16 1:21 AM,   tropo,   128 miles,   over local WPZZ
104.9   WIGO   White Stone, VA,   “104-9 WeGo Country” – country,   6/21/12 8:53 PM,   tropo,   65 miles
104.9   WFMZ   Hertford, NC,   “Classic Hits 104.9 and 92.3” – classic hits,   6/12/16 1:30 AM,   tropo,   121 miles

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105.1   WAVA   Arlington, VA,   “105.1 WAVA” – religious,   6/21/12 8:53 PM,   tropo,   89 miles
105.3   WVMA   Windsor, VA,   “The New 105-3” – CHR,   6/21/12 9:25 PM,   tropo,   84 miles
105.3   WEQF   Dillwyn, VA,   “Equip FM” – ccm,   6/11/16 6:37 PM,   tropo,   56 miles,   car radio in Glen Allen, VA
105.5   WRAR   Tappahannock, VA,   “105.5 WRAR” – AC,   6/21/12 8:54 PM,   tropo,   49 miles

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105.5   WOJL   Louisa, VA,   “105.5 Sam FM” – adult hits,   8/15/15 1:35 PM,   tropo,   29 miles,   car radio in Rockville, VA

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105.7   WKJS   Petersburg, VA,   “99-3, 105-7 Kiss FM” – urban AC,   6/21/12 8:53 PM,   tropo,   39 miles

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105.9   WMAL   Woodbridge, VA,   “105.9 WMAL” – conservative talk,   6/21/12 8:54 PM,   tropo,   87 miles

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106.1   W291CL   Richmond, VA,   “103.7 Play” – hot AC,   5/17/15 2:30 PM,   tropo,   27 miles,   car radio in Colonial Heights, VA
106.3   W292EF   Fredericksburg, VA,   “Positive Hits 89-9 & 90-5 PER” – ccm,   6/11/16 10:56 PM,   tropo

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106.5   WBTJ   Richmond, VA,   “106-5 The Beat” – urban,   6/21/12 8:53 PM,   tropo,   12 miles

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106.7   WJFK   Manassas, VA,   “106-7 The Fan” – sports,   6/11/16 9:29 PM,   tropo,   77 miles

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106.9   WAFX   Suffolk, VA,   “106-9 The Fox” – classic rock,   6/21/12 9:28 PM,   tropo,   74 miles
106.9   W295BF   Midlothian, VA,   “The Journey” – ccm,   6/11/16 7:52 PM,   tropo,   car radio in Glen Allen, VA
107.1   WTDK   Federalsburg, MD,   “107.1 The Duck” – classic hits,   6/12/16 12:05 AM,   tropo,   120 miles

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107.3   WBBT   Chesterfield, VA,   “Big Oldies 107.3” – oldies,   6/21/12 8:53 PM,   tropo,   12 miles
107.3   WRQX   Washington, DC,   “Mix 107-3” – hot AC,   6/11/16 10:28 PM,   tropo,   91 miles,   over local WBBT
107.5   WNNT   Warsaw, VA,   “River Country 107.5” – country,   6/21/12 8:53 PM,   tropo,   50 miles
107.7   WWWT   Manassas, VA,   “WTOP News” – news,   6/21/12 8:53 PM,   tropo,   77 miles

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107.9   WBQK   West Point, VA,   “W-Back 107.9” – classical,   6/21/12 8:53 PM,   tropo,   44 miles
107.9   WYYD   Amherst, VA,   “New Country 107.9 WYYD” – country,   8/15/15 1:37 PM,   tropo,   93 miles,   car radio in Rockville, VA

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107.9   WLZL   Annapolis, MD,   “El Zol 107.9” – spanish,   6/11/16 5:28 PM,   tropo,   101 miles,   car radio in Colonial Heights, VA

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