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WOKO logo.png
City of license Burlington, Vermont
Broadcast area Burlington-Plattsburgh
Branding 98.9 WOKO
Slogan The Big Station
Frequency 98.9 MHz
Format Country music
Audience share 18.2 (Fa'06, R&R[1])
ERP 100,000 watts
HAAT 94.0 meters
Class C1
Facility ID 25867
Transmitter coordinates 44°27′3.00″N 73°11′51.00″W / 44.45083°N 73.1975°W / 44.45083; -73.1975
Owner Hall Communications, Inc.
Sister stations WBTZ, WIZN, WJOY, and WKOL
Webcast listen live
Website Official website

WOKO (98.9 FM) is a radio station broadcasting a Country music format. Licensed to Burlington, Vermont, USA, the station serves the Burlington-Plattsburgh area. The station is currently owned by Hall Communications, Inc..[2][3]

It is not related to the former WOKO (AM) which started in the 1920s in New York City and operated for many years in Albany before changing its callsign to WDDY under the ownership of Radio Disney.

The station has a country music format. It went on the air in 1962 as WJOY-FM, the station was also known as WQCR from 1972 to 1990, the call letters standing for "Queen City Rock". On air, the station was identified as "Q99" and later as "Rock 99" prior to the change to country. [1] [2].

On Twitter: @989WOKO On Facebook: WOKO

Former/Present On-Air Talent

Current on Air Line-Up
The Morning Round-Up: C.K. Coin and Wild Bill Sargent 5a - 9a
"Cowboy" Cal Daniels 9a - 2p
Thom Richards 2p - 6p
Chris Chase 6p-12a

Former On-Air Talent
Jim Whitehead (RV Salesman)
Rod Hill (PD/Middays "Kool 105" WKOL-FM)
Sarah Spencer
Sam Stevens (Middays "Cat Country" WCTK-FM)
Chris Reed (Mornings "Cat Country" WCTK-FM as Matt St. Peter)
Jim Cooper
Margot St. John
Nick Morgan (Middays WCPV-FM)
Brian Warren (Afternoons "KOOL 105" WKOL-FM as Mark Knight)


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