KVNS

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KVNS
City of license Brownsville, Texas
Broadcast area McAllen-Brownsville-Harlingen
Branding Fox Sports Radio 1700
Frequency 1700 kHz
First air date March 6, 1998
Format Sports
Power 8,800 watts day
880 watts night
Class B
Facility ID 87142
Transmitter coordinates 25°56′57.00″N 97°33′15.00″W / 25.9491667°N 97.5541667°W / 25.9491667; -97.5541667Coordinates: 25°56′57.00″N 97°33′15.00″W / 25.9491667°N 97.5541667°W / 25.9491667; -97.5541667
Former callsigns KQXX (1998-2004)
Affiliations Fox Sports Radio, Premiere Radio Networks, Westwood One
Owner Clear Channel Broadcasting Licenses
Sister stations KHKZ, KQXX-FM, KTEX, KBFM
Webcast Listen Live
Website KVNS Online

KVNS (1700 AM, Fox Sports Radio 1700) is a radio station broadcasting a sports format.[1] Licensed to Brownsville, Texas, USA. The station is currently owned by Clear Channel Broadcasting Licenses and features programing from Fox News Radio, Premiere Radio Networks and Westwood One.[2]

History[edit]

The station was assigned the call letters KQXX on March 6, 1998. On February 26, 2004, the station changed its call sign to the current KVNS.[3] On February 3, 2004 the station was sold to Clear Channel Broadcasting Licenses, and on February 17, 2009 the station was sold to Clear Channel Broadcasting Licenses.[4]

On September 17, 2012 KVNS changed their format from classic hits to sports, with programming from Fox Sports Radio.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "Station Information Profile". Arbitron. Summer 2009. Retrieved 2009-09-10. 
  2. ^ "KVNS Facility Record". United States Federal Communications Commission, audio division. Retrieved 2009-09-10. 
  3. ^ "kvns Call Sign History". United States Federal Communications Commission, audio division. Retrieved 2009-09-10. 
  4. ^ "FCC Application". Federal Communications Commission. 

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