KLKK

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KLKK
City of license Clear Lake, Iowa
Broadcast area Clear Lake, Iowa, Mason City, Iowa, Cerro Gordo County, Iowa
Branding 103-7 The Fox
Slogan North Iowa's Classic Rock Station
Frequency 103.7 MHz
First air date February 1, 1978 (as KZEV)
Format Classic rock
ERP 25,000 watts
HAAT 100 meters
Class C3
Facility ID 41098
Transmitter coordinates 43°07′15.0″N 93°11′36.0″W / 43.120833°N 93.193333°W / 43.120833; -93.193333
Former callsigns KZEV (1978-1990)
Owner North Iowa Broadcasting, LLC
(Coloff Media, LLC)
Sister stations KCHA-FM, KCHA (AM), KCZE-FM, KSMA-FM, KIOW, KHAM, KCVM-FM, KCNZ, KMCH
Webcast Listen Live
Website klkkfm.com

KLKK (103.7 FM, "The Fox") is a classic rock formatted broadcast radio station licensed to Clear Lake, Iowa, serving Clear Lake, Mason City and all of North Iowa & Southern Minnesota. The Fox is owned and operated by North Iowa Broadcasting.

History[edit]

KLKK was launched on August 1, 1990.[1]

The station was initially launched on February 1, 1978 under the call letters KZEV.

Transmission Location[edit]

The KLKK transmitter is located right off 34th St. Se, just south of Mason City.

Programming[edit]

The station broadcasts a Classic Rock format with many AOR selections as well. Its staff includes James Shaman, Mark Skaar, Bruce Wasenius, and Rob Getz.

On-Air personality Bruce Wasenius has served the longest employment at the station, starting in 1978 when the station was 'Z 103' back then. He has been an employee off and on during those 35+ years. He returned in 2008 to host the weeknight show 'The Night Train' and 'The Weekend Express' on Saturdays and Sundays.

Syndicated programming is also heard on The Fox, with the station airing Bob & Tom in the mornings, as well as The Tour Bus, Chop Shop, Rockin' 70's and 80's with Xander, Time Warp, The Bluesmobile, and Live In Concert.

Broadcast Signal[edit]

The KLKK signal stretches from Algona to Cresco & Albert Lea, south to Eldora.

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