Media in Boston

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The following is a list of media located in or serving Boston.




Bi-weekly and monthly

Neighborhood papers

  • Allston-Brighton TAB[8]
  • Back Bay Courant
  • Back Bay Sun
  • Beacon Hill Times
  • The Boston Courant
  • Charlestown Patriot-Bridge
  • Dorchester News
  • Dorchester Reporter
  • East Boston Sun Transcript
  • Fenway News
  • Hyde Park Tribune
  • Jamaica Plain Gazette[9]
  • Mattapan Reporter
  • Mission Hill Gazette
  • South End News
  • West Roxbury Transcript

Inner suburbs:

Outer suburbs:

College newspapers



AM radio

Frequency (kHz) Call Sign Format
590 WEZE Religious programming
640 WTBU Boston University Info. Online & campus only.
680 WRKO Talk
740 WJIB Adult standards and pop oldies
800 WNNW Spanish Tropical
850 WEEI Sports
950 WROL Paid programming
1030 WBZ News/Talk
1060 WQOM Religious programming
1090 WILD R&B oldies
1120 WBNW Finance
1150 WWDJ Spanish Christian
1200 WXKS Comedy radio
1260 WBIX Radio Disney
1300 WJDA Religious programming
1330 WRCA Paid programming
1360 WLYN Paid programming
1410 WZBR Jazz, planned change to Portuguese-language programming
1430 WKOX Spanish-language contemporary
1470 WAZN Paid programming
1510 WMEX Paid programming and sports
1550 WNTN Community-based
1570 WMVX Spanish-language contemporary
1600 WUNR Paid programming
1650 N/A Logan Int'l Airport Info. Vicinity of airport only.

FM radio

Frequency (MHz) Call Sign Format
88.1 WMBR Freeform/ecletic (MIT)
88.9 WERS Emerson College. Eclectic.
89.7 WGBH NPR (Public/Jazz)
90.3 WZBC Boston College (Freeform radio/Democracy Now!)
90.9 WBUR Boston University NPR (Public/News/Talk)
91.5 WMFO Tufts University Radio (College radio/Freeform)
91.9 WUMB UMass Boston (Public/Folk)
92.5 WXRV Adult album alternative
92.9 WBOS Alternative rock
93.7 WEEI-FM Sports
94.5 WJMN Mainstream Urban (Jam'n 94-5)
95.3 WHRB Classical & variety
96.9 WBQT Rhythmic AC (Hot 96.9)
97.7 WKAF WAAF simulcast
98.5 WBZ-FM Sports talk (98.5 The Sports Hub)
99.5 WCRB Classical (Classical New England)
100.7 WZLX Classic rock (Boston's Classic Rock)
101.7 WBWL Country (101.7 The Bull)
102.5 WKLB Country (Country 102.5)
103.3 WODS Top 40/CHR (103.3 AMP Radio)
104.1 WBMX Hot adult contemporary (Mix 104.1)
105.7 WROR-FM Classic Hits
106.7 WMJX Adult Contemporary (Magic 106.7)
107.3 WAAF Active rock
107.9 WXKS-FM Top 40/CHR (Kiss 108)


Channel Call Sign Network Owner
2 WGBH PBS WGBH Educational Foundation
4 WBZ CBS CBS Television Stations
5 WCVB ABC Hearst Television
7 WHDH NBC Sunbeam Television
24 WFXZ-CD MundoFox Prime Time Partners
25 WFXT FOX Cox Media Group
27 WUNI Univision Entravision Communications
32 WTMU-LP Telemundo ZGS Communications
38 WSBK MyNetworkTV CBS Television Stations
44 WGBX PBS WGBH Educational Foundation
46 WWDP EVINE Live EVINE Live, Inc.
48 WYDN DayStar Daystar Television Network
56 WLVI CW Sunbeam Television
60 WNEU1 Telemundo NBC Universal
66 WUTF-DT UniMás Univision Communications
68 WBPX-TV ION ION Media Networks

1 WNEU (ch. 60) rebroadcasts the programming of WTMU-LP (ch. 32) for southern New Hampshire and the northern suburbs of Boston.

Local cable channels


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