WLRS (AM)

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For the Shepherdsville, Kentucky radio station that held the call sign WLRS at 105.1 FM from 2000 to 2013, see WGHL.
WLRS
City of license Eminence, Kentucky
Broadcast area Louisville, Kentucky
Branding NewsTalk 1570
Frequency 1600 kHz
Format News/Talk (WNDA simulcast)
Power 320 watts (day)
Class D
Facility ID 64024
Transmitter coordinates 38°21′9.00″N 85°11′9.00″W / 38.3525000°N 85.1858333°W / 38.3525000; -85.1858333
Former callsigns WKXF (1986-1990)
WXLN (1990-1991)
WKXF (1991-2002)
WTSZ (2002-2012)
WLUE (2012-2013)
Owner New Albany Broadcasting Co., Inc.
Webcast Listen Live
Website newstalk1570.com

WLRS (1600 AM) is a radio station broadcasting a news/talk format. Licensed to Eminence, Kentucky, USA, the station serves the Louisville, Kentucky, area. The station is currently owned by New Albany Broadcasting Co., Inc.[1]

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The station was assigned the call letters WKXF on 1986-09-17. On 1990-08-01, the station changed its call sign to WXLN, on 1991-06-14 to WKXF, on 2002-01-04 to WTSZ, on 2012-01-20 to WLUE, and on 2013-02-06 to the current WLRS.[2]

On September 26, 2011, the then-WTSZ changed their format to news/talk, branded as "NewsTalk 1570" (simulcasting WNDA 1570 AM New Albany, Indiana).

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