WBFO is the NPR station in Western New York and operates the largest radio newsroom in the region. Our staff has nearly four centuries of combined experience. In recent years, WBFO
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Classical 94.5 WNED-FM is the area’s 24-hour non-commercial classical music service. The station has an extensive CD collection that allows hosts to select a unique playlist from 6 am to 10 pm Monday through Friday and weekend mornings. The station continues an ongoing broadcast and production relationship with the Grammy award-winning Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra. Nationally syndicated operas and symphonies can be heard on Saturday and Sundays. Classical WNED is simulcast on 89.7 WNJA in Jamestown.
WBFO-FM 88.7 continues to produce award-winning news that makes it one of the top news stations in the area. The station is dedicated to providing the best in local news coverage to compliment national and world coverage from NPR and the BBC, and the station regularly files reports for NPR. Saturday and Sunday evenings continue a long tradition of Blues music.
Jazzworks, providing 24 hour jazz music, airs on 88.7 HD-2.