SUNY Adirondack’s first radio station started as a bearer current radio station in the mid 1970’s. WACC (which remained for Adirondack Community College) couldn’t be heard outside of the grounds Student Center and worked just amid school hours – 8:00am to 8:00pm.
As understudy intrigued developed, the College connected to the FCC for a FM telecast permit. The FCC allowed a development license and ACC’s show radio station hit the wireless transmissions in the Glens Falls/Queensbury territory on January 17, 1977. WGFR (which remains for Glens Falls Radio) offered music – from jazz and traditional to Country and Rock, nearby news, games and open issues programming. The studios and transmitter were situated in the Student Center.
WGFR 92.7 FM website address is www.wgfr.org