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For the FM radio station in Hanford, California, United States, see KGEN-FM.
City Tulare, California
Branding Gordita La Grande
Frequency 1370 kHz
Format Regional Mexican
Power 710 watts day
72 watts night
Class D
Facility ID 57446
Transmitter coordinates 36°12′16″N 119°33′53″W / 36.20444°N 119.56472°W / 36.20444; -119.56472Coordinates: 36°12′16″N 119°33′53″W / 36.20444°N 119.56472°W / 36.20444; -119.56472
Owner Jose Arredondo
(JA Ventures, Inc.)

KGEN (1370 AM) is a radio station broadcasting a Regional Mexican format. Licensed to Tulare, California, United States, the station is currently owned by Jose Arredondo, through licensee JA Ventures, Inc.[1]


The station had fallen into bankruptcy in the mid-1960s before being acquired by Harry J. Pappas and his brothers Pete and Mike.[2]


  1. ^ "KGEN Facility Record". United States Federal Communications Commission, audio division. 
  2. ^ Colman, Price (2008-09-24). "Pappas Saga Turning Into Tragedy". TV Newsday. 

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