KSOO (AM)

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KSOO
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City of license Sioux Falls, South Dakota
Branding 1140 AM KSOO
Slogan The Talk of Sioux Falls
Frequency 1140 AM (kHz)
First air date 1926
Format Commercial; News/Talk
Power 10,000 watts (day)
5,000 watts (night)
Class B
Facility ID 64710
Callsign meaning "Sioux"
Affiliations ABC News
Owner Townsquare Media
(Townsquare Media Sioux Falls License, LLC)
Sister stations KDEZ, KIKN-FM, KKLS-FM, KMXC, KSOO-FM, KXRB, KYBB
Webcast Listen Live!
Website ksoo.com

KSOO (1140 AM) is a radio station in Sioux Falls, South Dakota airing a News/Talk format. The station is owned by Townsquare Media.

The programming on KSOO is a mix of local talk shows, including "Viewpoint University", "McDaniel's Mess", and "The Mainstreet Cafe", which focus on the current events of the Sioux Falls area and South Dakota. KSOO also features a variety of nationally syndicated shows, such as Glenn Beck, Mike Huckabee, The Dave Ramsey Show and Lars Larson. KSOO airs the National Football League games of the Green Bay Packers as only South Dakota affiliate of the Packers Radio Network.[1]

History[edit]

Notable station alumni include Myron Floren, an American musician best known as the accordionist on The Lawrence Welk Show.

Honors and awards[edit]

In May 2006, KSOO won one first place plaque in the commercial radio division of the South Dakota Associated Press Broadcasters Association news contest.[2] The contest was for the 2005 calendar year.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Packers Radio Station Listing". The Official Website of the Green Bay Packers. Retrieved February 20, 2010. 
  2. ^ "SDPB, Yankton Stations Lauded". Yankton Press & Dakotan. 2006-05-08. 

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Coordinates: 43°28′50″N 96°41′07″W / 43.48056°N 96.68528°W / 43.48056; -96.68528