The Full Wiki

More info on WDBQ (AM)

WDBQ (AM): Wikis


Note: Many of our articles have direct quotes from sources you can cite, within the Wikipedia article! This article doesn't yet, but we're working on it! See more info or our list of citable articles.


From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

City of license Dubuque, Iowa
Broadcast area Dubuque and Vicinity
Branding WDBQ NewsTalk 1490 AM
Slogan "Dubuque's News, Talk and Sports Leader."
Frequency 1490 kHz
Format News/Talk/Sports
Power 1,000 watts
Class C
Facility ID 12705
Transmitter coordinates 42°30′10.00″N 90°42′24.00″W / 42.50278°N 90.70667°W / 42.50278; -90.70667
Callsign meaning DuBuQue
Affiliations ABC News
ESPN Radio
Owner Cumulus Media
(Cumulus Licensing, LLC)
Sister stations KLYV, KXGE, WDBQ-FM, WJOD
Website WDBQ Online

WDBQ (1490 AM) is a radio station broadcasting a talk radio format. Located in Dubuque, Iowa, USA, the station is currently owned by Cumulus Media and licensed to Cumulus Licensing, LLC.[1] Signing on over 70 years ago, WDBQ is one of the older stations to serve the state of Iowa. For a number of years the station offered an oldies format.

As of September 2009, WDBQ's weekday programming includes Michael Smerconish, Laura Ingraham, Rush Limbaugh, Sean Hannity and Fred Thompson. Sports on WDBQ includes the Chicago Cubs, Chicago Bulls, and Chicago Bears as well as Loras College football and basketball, high school sports, The Indy Racing League and ESPN Radio. Kim Komando's technology adivce show can be heard Saturday mornings.


External links



Got something to say? Make a comment.
Your name
Your email address