KKCD

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KKCD
KKCD logo.jpg
City of license Omaha, Nebraska
Broadcast area Omaha, Nebraska
Branding Classic Rock CD105.9
Slogan Omaha's Only Classic Rock
Frequency 105.9 MHz (also on HD Radio)
First air date 1991
Format Classic rock
Audience share 3.2, #12 (Fa'07, R&R[1])
ERP 50,000 watts
HAAT 146 meters
Class C2
Facility ID 74103
Transmitter coordinates 41°12′4″N 95°57′12″W / 41.20111°N 95.95333°W / 41.20111; -95.95333Coordinates: 41°12′4″N 95°57′12″W / 41.20111°N 95.95333°W / 41.20111; -95.95333
Former callsigns KUKF (1990-1990)
KKVU (1990-1991)
Owner Journal Broadcast Group
(sale to The E.W. Scripps Company pending)
(Journal Broadcast Corporation)
Sister stations KEZO-FM, KMTV-TV, KQCH, KSRZ, KXSP
Webcast Listen Live
Website cd1059.com

KKCD (105.9 FM) is a radio station broadcasting a classic rock format. Licensed to Omaha, Nebraska, USA, the station serves the Omaha area. The station is owned by Journal Broadcast Group.[2]

History[edit]

The station went on the air as KUKF on 1990-04-19. on 1990-07-19, the station changed its call sign to KKVU, on 1991-11-15 to the current KKCD,[3]

Journal Communications and The E.W. Scripps Company announced on July 30, 2014 that the two companies would merge to create a new broadcast company under the E.W. Scripps Company name that will own the two companies' broadcast properties, including KKCD. The transaction is slated to be completed in 2015, pending shareholder and regulatory approvals.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Omaha Market Ratings". Radio and Records. 
  2. ^ "KKCD Facility Record". United States Federal Communications Commission, audio division. 
  3. ^ "KKCD Call Sign History". United States Federal Communications Commission, audio division. 
  4. ^ "E.W. Scripps, Journal Merging Broadcast Ops". TVNewsCheck. July 30, 2014. Retrieved July 31, 2014. 

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