KFXS

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KFXS
KFXS logo.png
City of license Rapid City, South Dakota
Broadcast area Rapid City, South Dakota
Branding Classic Rock 100.3 The Fox
Frequency 100.3 MHz
Translator(s) 96.9 K245BD (Spearfish)
First air date October 28, 1994
Format Classic rock
ERP 100,000 watts
HAAT 141 meters (463 feet)
Class C1
Facility ID 66821
Transmitter coordinates 44°04′13″N 103°15′01″W / 44.07028°N 103.25028°W / 44.07028; -103.25028
Former callsigns KGGG-FM (1981-1994)[1]
Owner New Rushmore Radio, Inc.
Sister stations KBHB, KKLS, KKMK, KOUT, KRCS
Webcast Listen Live
Website foxradio.com

KFXS (100.3 FM, "Classic Rock 100.3 The Fox") is a radio station licensed to serve Rapid City, South Dakota. The station is owned by New Rushmore Radio, Inc. It airs a Classic rock music format.[2]

Notable on-air personalities include Jay Davis and Larkin plus syndicated hosts Bob & Tom and Alice Cooper.

The station was assigned the KFXS call letters by the Federal Communications Commission on October 28, 1994.[1]

Ownership[edit]

In May 1999, Triad Broadcasting reached a deal to acquire this station from Brothers Jim and Tom Instad as part of a twelve-station deal valued at a reported $37.8 million.[3]

In July 2006, Schurz Communications Inc. reached an agreement to buy this station from Triad Broadcasting Co. as part of a six-station deal valued at a reported $19 million.[4]

Schurz Communications created the Black Hills broadcast division, now known as New Rushmore Radio, Inc.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Call Sign History". FCC Media Bureau CDBS Public Access Database. 
  2. ^ "Station Information Profile". Arbitron. 
  3. ^ Holmes, Alisa (1999-05-24). "Changing Hands". Broadcasting & Cable. 
  4. ^ "Deals". Broadcasting & Cable. 2006-07-24. 

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