Built in 1951 by Ike and Maurice Cohen, it was purchased by Merrimack Valley Radio, LLC in August, 2007, with operations directed by the new
ownership commencing on November 20, 2007.
The managing partners are local broadcasters Clark Smidt (www.broadcastideas.com) and Sam Poulten who offer some 75 years of Boston area broadcast radio experience.
980 WCAP broadcasts 24 hours daily with 5,000 watts.
Studios and Offices and located in their original location of
243 Central Street, Lowell, MA 01852.
Shows: Dr. Joy Browne Show, The Car Doctor, ABC News, All the Good Sports, Ask the Dog Lady, Calling All Collectors, Garden Club, Good Night, Livin' For the Weekend, Lunch To Go, Merrimack Valley Radio in the Afternoon, Merrimack Valley Radio in the Morning, Open House, Paying Attention, Saturday Morning Live, The Beatles & Before, The Valley View, WCVB-TV NewsCenter 5, Woody Woodland's Merrimack Valley
Hosts: Dr. Joy Browne, Ron Ananian, Michael Barr, Doug Limerick, Cheri Preston, Monica Collins, Dean Johnson, Ryan Johnston, Evan Lowell, Leigh Hatcher, Tommy Duggan, Sam Poulten, Warren Shaw, Ed Harding, Heather Unruh, Liz Brunner