KOOO

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KOOO
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City of license La Vista, Nebraska
Broadcast area Lincoln/Omaha, Nebraska
Branding The Big O 101.9
Slogan 80s, 90s, Whatever YOU Want!
Frequency 101.9 MHz
First air date 1958-06-22 (as KFMQ at 95.3)
Format Adult Hits
ERP 100,000 watts
HAAT 365 meters
Class C0
Facility ID 35067
Transmitter coordinates 41°03′1.00″N 96°11′33.00″W / 41.0502778°N 96.1925000°W / 41.0502778; -96.1925000
Former callsigns KFMQ (1958-1992)
KYNN (1992-1994)
KGDE (1994-1998)
KZFX (1998-2002)
KLTQ (2002-2007)
Former frequencies 95.3 MHz (1958-1973)
Owner NRG Media, LLC - Omaha Radio Group
Webcast Listen Live
Website thebigo1019.com

KOOO (101.9 FM, "The Big O 101.9") is a radio station broadcasting an adult hits music format.[1] Licensed to La Vista, Nebraska, USA, the station serves the Lincoln and Omaha areas. The station is currently owned by Waitt Omaha, LLC.[2]

History[edit]

The station was assigned the call letters KFMQ-FM beginning in 1958. On 1992-10-30, the station changed its call sign to KYNN, then on 1995-04-01 to KGDE, then on 1995-04-03 to KYNN, and on 1997-04-17 to KGDE. On 1998-04-24 the call letters changed again to KZFX, then on 2002-02-01 to KLTQ, and finally on 2007-12-28 to the current KOOO.[3] KOOO was previously assigned to a Dallas, Texas station (which was also known as KEWS-FM for a time). Before that, KOOO was a country music station in Omaha, simulcasting on 1420 AM and 104.5 FM.

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