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KWIC
City of license Topeka, Kansas
Broadcast area Topeka, Kansas
Branding 99.3 the Eagle
Slogan Classic Hits
Frequency 99.3 MHz
First air date 1992
Format Classic Hits
ERP 6,800 watts
HAAT 164 meters
Class C3
Facility ID 39997
Callsign meaning KWICk
(after its previous moniker, "Quick 99.3")
Former callsigns KESC-FM (1992-1996)
Owner Cumulus Media
(Cumulus Licensing, LLC)
Sister stations KMAJ-FM, KDVV, KMAJ (AM)
Webcast Listen Live
Website http://www.eagle993.com/

KWIC (99.3 FM) is a radio station broadcasting a classic hits format. Licensed to Topeka, Kansas, USA, the station is currently owned by Cumulus Media.

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History

1992-1994 - KESC Temporary calls when they started on 99.3

1994-1996 - KWIC - Sat. Adult Contemporary/Talk "Quick 99.3"

1996-1999 - KWIC - Sat. Hot Adult Contemporary "Hot 99.3" Fed from ABC's Platinum Gold service.

1999-2004 - KWIC - Sat. 60s-70s Oldies "Oldies 99.3" KWIC picked up the satellite oldies format, although they added local hosts for morning drive and middays. 102.9 picked up a locally-based Top 40 format. But the oldies on 99.3 is faring much, much better.

2004-current - KWIC - Classic Hits "99.3 the Eagle" After a local country station received a new owner and after a format change from Cumulus, which cuts into two of their other stations, KDVV and KMAJ-FM.

Former Hosts

  • Lou "Louie, Louie" Constantino

Current Hosts

  • Les Glenn (Weekday Mornings)
  • T.J. (Weekday Afternoons)
  • Kevin Williams (Weekday Late Afternoons)
  • Doug Ireland (Weeknight Evenings)
  • Dick Bartley (Saturday mornings-Classic Countdown)
  • Steve Downes (Saturday Night-Classics Show)
  • Jeff Perets (Sunday Mornings-Acoustic Storm)

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