About

Local and independent

It’s what we’re all about! In today’s world of “cookie cutter”, “one size fits all” YOUR Hometown Stations are built around a more traditional mode of thinking. We believe people still like to know what’s going on in the hometown world in which they live.  We strive though all our local radio and television programming and on this web site to carry those important local events people want to know about.

Our history is radio, cable television, over-the-air television and the world wide web.

WRPQ Radio

WRPQ AM 740 and 99.7 FM, are licensed to Baraboo and owned and operated by Baraboo Broadcasting Co. The company is operated by its third set of owners, the second set who live in the community and work in the business.

Cable Television

Operates a fulltime local government channel for the City of Baraboo on cable television within the City. The channel carries City Council meetings LIVE and monthly videotaped local specials. City meeting announcements and special notices air 24/7.

Over-the-air Television

TV-43 was first placed on the air in September, 1998. The station has always operated as an independently programmed station to allow time for local productions including high school sports contests, local church services and seasonal programming. National programs are selected from a variety of sources.

World Wide Web

We hope you like what you’re seeing! Browse often! Keep in touch with us at wrpqtv43@wrpq.com.

Something we’re especially proud of:

- A fulltime TV station operating in a community of just under 11,000 and financially supported through advertising sales within the station coverage area.