) is a radio station
in Attleboro, Massachusetts
. While its transmitters are located in North Attleborough, Massachusetts
, its studio is located in Providence, Rhode Island
. Its received signal is good in the town its transmitter is in but it cannot be received well in parts of Providence.
WARL began life as WARA on October 8, 1950. It was the local Attleboro
radio station from until 1998. Its original power was 1 kW.
1985-1987: power increase
WARA's owners applied for a power increase to its currently-authorized 5 kW day & night on September 24, 1985 (BP-19850924AF). The F.C.C. granted the increase on April Fools' Day 1986 with a license to cover being issued on September 25, 1987. Additionally, WARA changed ownership from Jerome Ottmar to James H., Peter H. & David J. Ottmar in 1986.
WARA is talk radio as "Talk 1320" by this time. It is owned by Peter Ottmar's Back Bay Broadcasting, along with WPNW
WARA became Spanish-language WJYT. ADD Radio Group bought the station effective June 1.
WJYT changed calls to WARL on December 6, 2000. As WARL, it has had many formats, which are detailed below. The first of these formats was "Web Access Radio Live"- a brokered time/internet T.V. hybrid.
WARL became easy listening with Norm Jagolinzer as host. Later... Read More