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To know, to understand.
Origin: Perhaps an alteration of wis, taken from the incorrect division of iwis (which means "sure(ly), certain(ly)", from iwis, from gewis) as "I wis(s) ", which was mistaken for a verb. Perhaps from (certainly akin to) witan. See wit.
WISS or Big Red AM 1100 is a radio station broadcasting an News/Talk format. Licensed to Berlin, Wisconsin, USA, it serves central Wisconsin and the Fox Valley. It formerly operated at 1090 kHz. The station is currently owned by Hometown Broadcasting LLC, which acquired the station in 1999. WISS originally had an FM sister station at 102.3 MHz. which was later sold and moved to 104.7 MHz. WISS changed its music format from Classic Country to soft Oldies on February 2, 2009. Artists heard as part of the new format, according to the station's website, include The Beatles, Carpenters, The Supremes, Barry Manilow, Anne Murray, Frank Sinatra, Kenny Rogers, and Neil Diamond. The station ran an annual trivia contest between 1982 and 2005. The contest was billed as the "world's longest running commercial trivia contest" before the 2006 contest was canceled. They have added a simulcast on 97.3 FM because AM 1100 does not operate all day. The 97.3 simulcast is available 24 hours a day, and is in operation before, during, and after AM 1100 is on the air. On May 05, 2011, WISS replaced classic hits with news/talk introducing themselves as a Fox News Radio station.
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