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KHKE logo.jpg
City Cedar Falls, Iowa
Broadcast area Waterloo, Iowa
Frequency 89.5 MHz
First air date April 1, 1974
Format Classical music
ERP 10,000 watts
HAAT 127 meters
Class C3
Facility ID 69027
Transmitter coordinates 42°23′55″N 92°19′34″W / 42.39861°N 92.32611°W / 42.39861; -92.32611Coordinates: 42°23′55″N 92°19′34″W / 42.39861°N 92.32611°W / 42.39861; -92.32611
Affiliations American Public Media, National Public Radio, Public Radio International
Owner University of Northern Iowa
Webcast Stream
Website Iowa Public Radio

KHKE is a radio station owned and operated by the University of Northern Iowa in Cedar Falls, Iowa, United States, which broadcasts on 89.5 MHz. It is a classical station, sharing broadcast facilities with KUNI. It is now a part of Iowa Public Radio, operating with the other two public radio station clusters at the University of Iowa and Iowa State University.

Ice storm and tower collapse[edit]

On February 24 2007 the upper half of the KHKE tower collapsed due to an ice storm. The remaining lower half was later demolished, and the tower was scheduled to be rebuilt in Summer 2007.[1]


  1. ^ "Tower collapse knocks one of several area radio stations off the air". Waterloo Courier. Retrieved 2008-02-23.

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