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WYLF 850 AM & 93.9 FM


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Our Music


Serving the Finger Lakes, Rochester & the Southern Tier

WYLF plays all of your favorite HITS from the 60's, 70's and 80's.  We target a male/female mix of listeners, ages 35+ with some of the greatest singers and bands of all time including:

  • The Beatles 
  • The Beach Boys
  • The Temptations
  • Elvis Presley 
  • Carly Simon
  • Ray Charles
  • Bob Dylan
  • Paul McCartney
  • Dionne Warwick 
  • The Supremes
  • Fleetwood Mac
  • The Jackson 5
  • Stevie Wonder
  • The Eagles
  • Aretha Franklin


News Programming


WYLF is proud to bring the Finger Lakes award winning Fox Radio News.  We are the Fox News Affiliate for the Finger Lakes Region.

Top of the Hour 5 Min Newscasts

Breaking News Alerts

Market and Business Updates each Hour

National and International News

Sports Updates on the Hour

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Radio Advertising - we can help your business!

WYLF AM 850 in has the most listened to radio format in New York State: Familiar Favorites (Classic Oldies). We play the HIT music from the 60's, 70's and 80's. Music you remember, and love to hear again.  Familiar Favorites! WYLF is a Fox News Radio affiliate committed to bringing our listeners timely national and international news, along with with business and market updates throughout the day.  Let us help you harness the power of a nationally respected and recognized radio network.  Bring value to your business - advertise on local radio at a fraction of the cost of other advertising methods.  LOCAL radio is the most relevant and cost effective way to reach thousands of customers in your local area.  Call us today to receive a presentation on what radio can do for your business.  Radio is listened to by over 90% of the population on a weekly basis.  There are over 450,000 people in the WYLF listening area.  We cover all or part of the following counties in New York: Yates, Schuyler, Ontario, Seneca, Cayuga, and Steuben.  We cover the communities of Penn Yan, Watkins Glen, Geneva, Canandaigua, Hammondsport, Auburn, Waterloo, Branchport, Dresden, Dundee and Bath.

We are Familiar Favorites for the Heart of the Finger Lake

The Power of Radio Advertising

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