Farmington Mutual Broadcasting System, an organization developed for community radio in Farmington and surrounding area. Organization Officers include:President
Dave Mercerof Farmington Vice President
Lamoyne Westerbeckof Farmington Secretary
Chad Welchof Farmington Treasurer
Carol Mercerof Farmington Volunteers
Melissa WesterbeckFarmington Mutual Broadcasting owns and operates KWQQ Someplace Special Double Q. Double Q 106.3 MHz, True Community Radio In Southeast IA.
Double Q is Farmington Community Radio, a FCC Part 15 authorized low power radio station at 106.3 MHz on the dial. As a Part 15 station, and not a traditional broadcast station, Double Q may or may not be 'on the air' at any given time. Double Q is the place to hear your favorite music and memories from yesterday. Double Q 106.3 MHz is YOUR radio station!
Double Q is dedicated to the community it exists in. Get your event information ON THE AIR in Farmington free of charge. Send the details to firstname.lastname@example.org well in advance of the date of the event. Listen for the Community Calendar every day on Double Q 106.3 MHz for a current rundown of events!
Double Q 106. 3 MHz is a Part 15 authorized radio station in
Farmington, IA. Double Q is operated in compliance of the Federal Communications
Commission's rules, in Title 47 of the Code of Federal Regulations. Key provision of
FCC Part 15 rules that pertain to Double Q. As a result, our coverage area is but a mere
fraction of what a full power licensed broadcaster's range would be. Double Q enjoys
temporary authority via FCC ID: DLB5LTT98 which allows operation of a 'low power AM'
transmitter with up to 100mW RF output power. FM 'low power FM' Transmitter
with up to 500mW(or 1/2 Watt) RF output power, at 106.3 MHz.
Someplace Special Double Q Mission Statement:
Double Q empowers the community and strengthens local culture through inclusive programming by providing a forum for artistic expression, social issues, and local interests. Double Q champions the ability of the average citizen, to access the airwaves in a fair and legal manner. Believing that democracy cannot function if only a few special interests have access to the media, Double Q intends to be a community forum for the presentation of music, voices, and viewpoints generally ignored or misrepresented by the corporate media.
For more information on Double Q's authorization, please 'Contact-Us'.