KKPS

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KKPS
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City of license Brownsville, Texas
Broadcast area McAllen-Brownsville-Harlingen area
Branding La Nueva 99.5
(Spanish for The New 99.5)
Frequency 99.5 MHz
First air date 1991
Format Regional Mexican
Language(s) Spanish
ERP 100,000 watts
HAAT 316.0 meters
Class C
Facility ID 56483
Transmitter coordinates 26°4′53″N 97°49′44″W / 26.08139°N 97.82889°W / 26.08139; -97.82889Coordinates: 26°4′53″N 97°49′44″W / 26.08139°N 97.82889°W / 26.08139; -97.82889
Callsign meaning Que PaSa
Former callsigns KRGY (1991-1992)
KVSE (1992)
Owner Entravision Holdings, LLC
Sister stations KFRQ, KNVO-FM
Webcast Listen Live
Website 995lanueva.com

KKPS (99.5 FM) is a radio station broadcasting a Tejano format. Licensed to Brownsville, Texas, USA, the station serves the McAllen-Brownsville-Harlingen area. The station is currently owned by Entravision Holdings, LLC.[1]

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The station also aired a Rock format under the callsign KRIX and slogan "99X" in the 1980s. The aired a Rhythmic CHR format as KRGY "Energy 99.5" beginning 1991-02-08 under previous owner Sunburst Media. On 1992-09-01, the station changed its call sign to KVSE then again on 1992-12-28 to the current KKPS.[2]

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