KUJ (AM)

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KUJ
City of license Walla Walla, Washington
Frequency 1420 kHz
Format News/Talk
Power 5,000 watts day
900 watts night
Class B
Facility ID 35718
Transmitter coordinates 46°4′2″N 118°24′5″W / 46.06722°N 118.40139°W / 46.06722; -118.40139
Owner Alexandra Communications
Sister stations KRKG-FM, KZIU-FM
Website kujam.com

KUJ (1420 AM) is a radio station licensed to Walla Walla, Washington, USA. The station is currently owned by Alexandra Communications.[1] It features a news/talk format.[2] The station has obtained a construction permit from the FCC for a power increase to 10,000 watts during the day.

History[edit]

In the 1970s, KUJ had a Top-40 music format with such personalities as Jockey John, Wee Willie Winkle, Kent Phillips(now one half of the Kent & Alan team at KPLZ-FM in Seattle), Bobby Dancer, Mason Dixon(a.k.a. Larry Brown), Ivanhoe, Chuck Taylor & C. Hamilton Banks. Conservative radio host Glen Beck & Bob Larson, now a reporter at KIRO-FM in Seattle did stints at KUJ. Las Vegas TV personality Dana Wagner also had a stint at KUJ.

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