October 17, 2023 | October 17, 1973
WQLN NPR first signed on the air in 1973. On October 17th of that year, Erie received its first measurable snowfall of the 1973-74 season.
This Day in History is presented by the Emmy-nominated history series Chronicles. The new season begins Thursday October 26 on WQLN PBS and on our TV app - Passport.