KORE

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KORE
KORE (AM) logo.png
City of license Springfield-Eugene, Oregon
Branding Christian Radio
Frequency 1050 kHz
First air date 1927
Format Christian radio
Power 5,000 watts day
149 watts night
Class D
Facility ID 64034
Transmitter coordinates 44°4′7.00″N 123°1′45.00″W / 44.0686111°N 123.0291667°W / 44.0686111; -123.0291667
Callsign meaning OREgon[1]
Owner Support Christian Broadcasting
Website koreradio.com

KORE (1050 AM) is a radio station in Springfield, Oregon broadcasting a Christian radio format. Licensed to Springfield and Eugene. The station is currently owned by Support Christian Broadcasting.[2]

KORE is Eugene's oldest radio station. It originally signed on from Portland in 1927, but moved to Springfield a few months later. Originally a full-service radio station, it switched to country in 1970 and adopted its current Christian format in 1973.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Nelson, Bob (June 2, 2009). "Call Letter Origins" 238. The Broadcast Archive. Retrieved June 21, 2009. 
  2. ^ "KORE Facility Record". United States Federal Communications Commission, audio division. 

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