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50,000 Watts FM

WJFD 97.3 is the only 50,000-watts FM radio station in New England broadcasting in the Portuguese language 24/7/365.  From its 600’ tower in the New Bedford area it reaches the various Portuguese, Brazilian and Cape Verdean communities located  throughout  Eastern New England from Salem, NH to Mystic, CT; from Worcester, MA to Boston, MA and the world via the internet.  The 97.3 frequency has broadcast in the Portuguese language from the 50’s, initially as WBSM-FM (1950-1972), then WGCY-FM (1972-1975) and finally as WJFD-FM (1975-present).

Contact Information:

General Manager: Jorge Morais
jorge@wjfd.com

Office and Traffic Manager: Claudia Bernier
claudia@wjfd.com

Address:

651 Orchard Street, Suite 300
New Bedford, MA  02744

Phone Number:

508-997-2929