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For the FM radio station formerly known as KOSS, see KVVS.
City of license Lancaster, California
Broadcast area Antelope Valley
Branding NewsTalk 1380
Frequency 1380 kHz
First air date April 1, 1962
Format News/Talk
Power 1,000 watts (day)
20 watts (night)
Class D
Facility ID 19702
Transmitter coordinates 34°42′43.00″N 118°10′34.00″W / 34.7119444°N 118.1761111°W / 34.7119444; -118.1761111
Former callsigns KBVM (prior to 1973)
KKZZ (1973)
KOTE (1983)
KHJJ (1987)
KWJL (2000)
Affiliations ABC Radio
Radio America
Owner High Desert Broadcasting LLC
Sister stations KCEL, KGMX, KQAV, KKZQ, KMVE, KUTY
Website http://www.newstalk1380.com

KOSS (1380 AM, "NewsTalk 1380") is a radio station broadcasting a News/Talk format. Licensed to Lancaster, California, USA, it broadcasts from Palmdale and serves the Antelope Valley area. It came on air in August, 1956. The station is currently owned by High Desert Broadcasting LLC and features programing from ABC Radio, HLN and Radio America. Chasing the Why is one of the station's better known local shows; a weekly call-in psychotherapy program, hosted by Andrew Pari, L.C.S.W., where he covers a wide range of social topics focused towards the Antelope Valley audience.

KOSS was formerly KWJL until January 30, 2008.

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