KANA

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KANA
City of license Anaconda, Montana
Frequency 580 kHz
First air date 1980
Format Classic Hits
Power 1,000 watts (day)
197 watts (night)
Class D
Facility ID 668
Transmitter coordinates 46°07′43″N 112°55′25″W / 46.12861°N 112.92361°W / 46.12861; -112.92361
Callsign meaning ANAconda[1]
Owner A.W.A.R.E., Inc.
Website kana580.com

KANA (580 AM) is a radio station licensed to serve Anaconda, Montana. The station is owned by A.W.A.R.E., Inc. It airs a classic hits music format.[2]

The station's transmitter site is off Landfill Road in Anaconda, Montana.

The station was assigned the KANA call letters by the Federal Communications Commission.[3]

Ownership[edit]

In December 2006, a deal was reached for KANA to be acquired by Butte Broadcasting, Inc (Ronald Davis, president/general manager) from Jim Ray Carroll as part of a 3 station deal with a total reported sale price of $500,000.[4]

Butte Broadcasting donated KANA to A.W.A.R.E., Inc., a non-profit corporation, effective August 3, 2012.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Nelson, Bob. "Call Letter Origins: The List". Old Radio Archives. 
  2. ^ "Winter 2008 Station Information Profile". Arbitron. 
  3. ^ "Call Sign History". FCC Media Bureau CDBS Public Access Database. 
  4. ^ "Deals 12/11/2006". Broadcasting & Cable. December 11, 2006. 

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