KBUL (AM)

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KBUL
City of license Billings, Montana
Broadcast area Billings Metropolitan Area
Branding NewsTalk 95.5
Frequency 970 kHz
Repeaters KCHH 95.5 FM (Worden)
K236AB 95.1 (Billings)
First air date 1985
Format News/Talk
Power 5,000 watts day
5,000 watts night
Class B
Facility ID 16772
Transmitter coordinates 45°44′35″N 108°32′36″W / 45.74306°N 108.54333°W / 45.74306; -108.54333Coordinates: 45°44′35″N 108°32′36″W / 45.74306°N 108.54333°W / 45.74306; -108.54333
Former callsigns KBIT (1985-1988)
KCTR (1988-1994)
KDWG (1994-1998)
Owner Townsquare Media
(Townsquare Media Billings License, LLC)
Webcast Listen live
Website http://newstalk955.com

KBUL (970 AM, "News Radio 970 AM") is an American talk radio station that broadcasts in the Billings Metro Area of the U.S. state of Montana. The station features the following radio personalities: Rush Limbaugh, Sean Hannity, Glenn Beck, Coast to Coast AM with George Noory, and Billings Morning News. KBUL AM was simulcasting sister station KCTR-FM until September 2001.

Ownership[edit]

In October 2007, a deal was reached for KBUL to be acquired by GAP Broadcasting II LLC (Samuel Weller, president) from Clear Channel Communications as part of a 57 station deal with a total reported sale price of $74.78 million.[1] What eventually became GapWest Broadcasting was folded into Townsquare Media on August 13, 2010.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Deals". Broadcasting & Cable. June 19, 2006. 
  2. ^ "Townsquare Media completes roll-up of GAP". Radio Business Report. August 13, 2010. Retrieved August 15, 2010. 

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