KGNO

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KGNO
KGNO 1370 logo.jpg
CityDodge City, Kansas
Broadcast areaSouthwest Kansas
Branding1370 KGNO
Sloganthe information station
Frequency1370 kHz
First air dateJune 13, 1930[1]
FormatTalk
Power5,000 watts (day)
230 watts (night)
ClassB
Facility ID37130
Transmitter coordinates37°45′36″N 100°5′53″W / 37.76000°N 100.09806°W / 37.76000; -100.09806Coordinates: 37°45′36″N 100°5′53″W / 37.76000°N 100.09806°W / 37.76000; -100.09806
Callsign meaningKansas Grows No Onions[2]
OwnerRocking M Media, LLC
Sister stationsKAHE, KERP, KZRD
WebsiteKGNO Online

KGNO (1370 AM) is a radio station licensed to Dodge City, Kansas, United States, the station serves the Southwestern Kansas area. The station is currently owned by Rocking M Media, LLC.[3][4] The station airs talk radio programs such as Sean Hannity and Rush Limbaugh.

History[edit]

On April 7, 1933, The Federal Radio Commission authorized KGNO to increase its power from 100 W to 250 W and to change its frequency from 1210 kHz to 1340 kHz.[5]

References[edit]

  1. ^ A Chronology of AM Radio Broadcasting
  2. ^ "Call Letter Origins". Radio History on the Web.
  3. ^ "KGNO Facility Record". United States Federal Communications Commission, audio division.
  4. ^ "KGNO Station Information Profile". Arbitron.
  5. ^ "KGNO Gets Increase" (PDF). Broadcasting. April 15, 1933. Retrieved 10 October 2014.

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