WXXI 1370 is an AM operator based in Rochester, New York. Locally, the channel is available on the AM frequency of 1370 kHz as well as on WXXI-FM’s HD radio. Besides it, the international community accesses it through the internet. The slogan of the station is “Go Public” as it is also a member of National Public Radio or simply NPR. Its 24/7 programming is powered by 5,000 watts of effective radiated power.
WXXI 1370 was first aired in 1936 at 1210 kHz under the callsign of WSAY which retained until 1982. Its current callsign “XXI” means 21 in roman. The station in 1984 adopted this callsign. The channel and its sister broadcasters WXXI-FM and WXXI-TV are all operated and controlled by WXXI Public Broadcasting. This network of stations has not only handsome local audience but also got listeners from various other areas of the world.
The contents of the channels are mostly related to news feeds, talk shows, information programming, local and international updates, and some educational programs. The radio is funded by the listeners as it works as a not-for-profit organization. You can assist them in their daily programming by donating through their official online portal. To get any update, you can also connect the station on social media.