|Broadcast area||Central and Southwest Missouri|
|First air date||1955|
|Format||News Talk Information|
|Power||5,000 Watts daytime only|
(Alpha Media Licensee LLC)
|Sister stations||KJPW, KFBD-FM, KOZQ-FM, KJEL, KIIK|
KBNN (750 AM) is a radio station broadcasting a News Talk Information format. Licensed to Lebanon, Missouri, United States, it serves the Springfield, Mo., area. The station is currently owned by Alpha Media and is licensed to Alpha Media Licensee LLC.
On March 1, 2007, it was announced that GoodRadio.TV LLC planned to buy The Shepherd Group of radio stations in Missouri. The Shepherd Group operates 16 small-market radio stations in Missouri. The deal was reportedly worth $30.6 million.
Dean Goodman recently formed the new company, GoodRadio.TV. He is the former president and chief executive officer of the television broadcasting company ION Media Networks Inc. Goodman stepped down from ION Media Networks in October 2006.
The Shepherd Group includes KJEL-FM and KBNN-AM in Lebanon; KJFF-AM in Festus; KREI-AM and KTJJ-FM in Farmington; KRES-FM and KWIX-AM in Moberly; KIRK-FM in Macon; KIIK-AM, KOZQ-FM, KJPW-AM and KFBD-FM in Waynesville; KAAN-FM and KAAN-AM in Bethany; and KMRN-AM and KKWK-FM in Cameron.
In December 2013, GoodRadio.TV merged into Digity, LLC. Effective February 25, 2016, Digity and its 124 radio stations were acquired by Alpha Media for $264 million.
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