KIMO

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KIMO
City Townsend, Montana
Broadcast area Helena, Montana
Branding The Mighty Mo
Slogan Mo Country, Mo Fun!
Frequency 107.3 MHz (also on HD Radio)
Translator(s) 96.3 K242CX (Helena, relays HD2)
104.5 K283BP (Helena, relays HD3)
First air date 2002 (as KINX)
Format FM/HD1: Country
HD2: Active rock "Rock 96.3"
HD3: Variety hits "104.5 Dave FM"
ERP 86,000 watts
HAAT 659 meters
Class C
Facility ID 83110
Former callsigns KINX (2001-2011)
KYYN (2011)
Owner Montana Radio Company
Webcast Listen Live
Website mightymo.com

KIMO (107.3 FM, "The Mighty Mo") is a commercial radio station located in Townsend, Montana and serves the Helena area. KIMO airs a country music format and is owned by the Montana Radio Company.

History of call letters[edit]

The call letters KIMO were previously assigned to an AM station in Independence, Missouri.[1]

HD Radio[edit]

In August 2017 KIMO-HD2 launched an active rock format, branded as "Rock 96.3" (simulcast on translator K242CX 96.3 FM Helena), and KIMO-HD3 launched a variety hits format, branded as "104.5 Dave FM" (simulcast on translator K283BP 104.5 FM Helena). The former was re-located from a station divested by the company.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Sies, Luther F. (2014). Encyclopedia of American Radio, 1920-1960, 2nd Edition, Volume 1. McFarland & Company, Inc. ISBN 978-0-7864-5149-4. P. 9.
  2. ^ "Butte/Great Falls/Helena Swap Completed With Multiple Format Changes". RadioInsight. 2017-08-09. Retrieved 2017-08-10. 

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