WWKX (106.3 MHz FM/Channel 292, "Hot 106") is a Rhythmic Top 40 station serving the Providence area. The Citadel Broadcasting Corporation outlet operates with an ERP of 1.15 kW and is licensed to Woonsocket, Rhode Island.
They were also the only Rhythmic Top 40 in the United States to air Howard Stern from 1997 to January 5, 2005, when parent company Citadel Broadcasting ceased airing the show in a dispute regarding Stern's mentioning of his upcoming move to Sirius radio.
Back Bay Broadcasters Inc. Plans to Buy WPJB in Narragansett, R.I.(Originated from The Journal-Bulletin, Providence, R.I.)
Apr 02, 1997; Apr. 2--Back Bay Broadcasters Inc. plans to sharply increase the market for its "Kix 106" radio station by buying another station...