March 26 marks the 50th anniversary of when WMHT was chartered and when the WMHT-TV broadcast signal went on the air. During the 1950s and 1960s, operating from the Riverside School in Schenectady (see photo), WMHT produced instructional programming for broadcast on local commercial stations. Visit our timeline on facebook for more about the history of WMHT Educational Telecommunications. Click here to learn more about our local programming including 'New York NOW', 'Our Town', and 'Health Link', or click here to view our programs and PBS programs online.
On June 8, 1972 WMHT-FM 89.1 signs on as the area's all-classical music station. Combining original productions, distinctive specialty programs, live concert presentations, and the talents of nationally-recognized hosts, Classical WMHT-FM offers a listening experience that had been cherished for generations. Visit our timeline on facebook for more information about the history of WMHT-FM. Click here to listen live.
EXIT 97.7 WEXT
July 5 is the date that WEXT EXIT 97.7 was launched 5 years ago. An eclectic mix of music from local artists, undiscovered talent, and established rockers, EXIT 97.7 WEXT offers listeners a unique listening experience that knows no bounds of genre. For more information, visit EXIT 97.7 WEXT online, facebook, and twitter.