|City of license
||News Talk KGVO
|First air date
||March 17, 1931
||5,000 watts (unlimited)
||46°49′47″N 114°04′45″W / 46.82972°N 114.07917°W
(Townsquare Media Missoula License, LLC)
||KBAZ, KENR, KGVO-FM, KLCY, KLYQ, KMPT, KYSS-FM
KGVO (1290 AM, "News Talk KGVO") is a radio station licensed to serve Missoula, Montana. The station is owned by Townsquare Media. It airs a News radio format.
The station was assigned the KGVO call letters by the Federal Communications Commission on March 17, 1931.
Previous AM-only branding
In October 2007, a deal was reached for KGVO 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. What eventually became GapWest Broadcasting was folded into Townsquare Media on August 13, 2010.