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).
General Manager: Jorge Morais
Office and Traffic Manager: Claudia Bernier
651 Orchard Street, Suite 300
New Bedford, MA 02744