WIXK

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For the radio station licensed to Coon Rapids, Minnesota that held the call sign WIXK-FM at 107.1 FM from 1968 to 2002, see KTMY.
WIXK
WIXK logo.jpg
City of license New Richmond, Wisconsin
Broadcast area Minneapolis-St. Paul
Branding Was Real Country 1590
Frequency 1590 kHz
Format Classic Country
Power 5,000 watts day
95 watts night
Class D
Facility ID 60643
Transmitter coordinates 45°5′10.00″N 92°34′19.00″W / 45.0861111°N 92.5719444°W / 45.0861111; -92.5719444Coordinates: 45°5′10.00″N 92°34′19.00″W / 45.0861111°N 92.5719444°W / 45.0861111; -92.5719444
Affiliations Citadel Media
Owner Mai Yia Vang
(Hmong Radio Broadcast, LLC)

WIXK (1590 AM, "Hmong Radio 1590") is a radio station broadcasting a classic country music format.[1] Licensed to New Richmond, Wisconsin, USA, it serves the Minneapolis-St. Paul area. The station is owned by Mai Yia Vang, through licensee Hmong Radio Broadcast, LLC.[2]

WIXK was previously owned by Hubbard Broadcasting. On August 10, 2012, Hubbard announced that it would sell WIXK to Zoe Communications.[3] The purchase was consummated on December 12, 2012 at a purchase price of $10,000.

WIXK was sold by Zoe Communications to Hmong Radio Broadcast, LLC for $125,000 on terms;[4] the sale was consummated on November 19, 2014.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Station Information Profile". Arbitron. Winter 2010. Retrieved 2010-03-06. 
  2. ^ "WIXK Facility Record". United States Federal Communications Commission, audio division. Retrieved 2010-03-06. 
  3. ^ "Hubbard sells WIXK-AM St. Croix River Valley to Zoe Comm". Radio-Info.com. August 10, 2012. Retrieved August 11, 2012. 
  4. ^ http://www.allaccess.com/net-news/archive/story/132345/wixk-new-richmond-in-sold

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