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This article is about the radio station. For the syllabic Japanese scripts, see Kana.
City Anaconda, Montana
Frequency 580 kHz
First air date 1980
Format Classic Hits
Power 1,000 watts (day)
197 watts (night)
Class D
Facility ID 668
Transmitter coordinates 46°07′43″N 112°55′25″W / 46.12861°N 112.92361°W / 46.12861; -112.92361
Callsign meaning ANAconda[1]
Owner A.W.A.R.E., Inc.
Website kana580.com

KANA (580 AM) is a radio station licensed to serve Anaconda, Montana. The station is owned by A.W.A.R.E., Inc. It airs a classic hits music format.[2]

The station's transmitter site is off Landfill Road in Anaconda, Montana.

The station was assigned the KANA call letters by the Federal Communications Commission.[3]


In December 2006, a deal was reached for KANA to be acquired by Butte Broadcasting, Inc (Ronald Davis, president/general manager) from Jim Ray Carroll as part of a 3 station deal with a total reported sale price of $500,000.[4]

Butte Broadcasting donated KANA to A.W.A.R.E., Inc., a non-profit corporation, effective August 3, 2012.


  1. ^ Nelson, Bob. "Call Letter Origins: The List". Old Radio Archives. 
  2. ^ "Winter 2008 Station Information Profile". Arbitron. 
  3. ^ "Call Sign History". FCC Media Bureau CDBS Public Access Database. 
  4. ^ "Deals 12/11/2006". Broadcasting & Cable. December 11, 2006. 

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