KYST

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KYST
City of license Texas City, Texas
Broadcast area Greater Houston
Branding La Nueve Veinte
Slogan "Simplemente Tu Estacion"
Frequency 920 kHz
First air date 1947
Format Spanish News/Information/Sports
Power 5,000 Watts (day)
1,000 Watts (night)
Class B
Facility ID 27298
Transmitter coordinates 29°25′3″N 94°56′12″W / 29.41750°N 94.93667°W / 29.41750; -94.93667
Owner Hispanic Broadcasting, Inc.

KYST, branded as "La Nueve Veinte", is a Houston, Texas, area AM radio station that broadcasts news, information, and sports in Spanish. The station broadcasts on AM frequency 920 kHz and is under ownership of Hispanic Broadcasting, Inc..

The station went on the air in 1947 as KTLW. In the 1960s and 1970s, it aired a country music format. In 1982, while officially known as KYST, it billed itself as "Beatle Radio Number 9 KBTL" and had a format of all Beatles music. From the mid-80s into the early 90's it ran a Tejano format, as AM 920 KYST

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