KKRL

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KKRL
City Carroll, IA
Branding KKRL 93.7
Slogan The Source For Hits
Frequency 93.7 (MHz)
First air date Unknown
Format Hot AC
ERP 100,000 watts
Class C1
Owner Carroll Broadcasting Company
Website www.937KKRL.com

KKRL, known as "93.7 KKRL," is an FM radio station based in Carroll, Iowa. The station plays Hot AC. KKRL is part of Carroll Broadcasting, along with KIKD, KCIM, and Cable TV Station CBTV.

History[edit]

KKRL-FM signed on in 1975 under the ownership of the Carroll Broadcasting, owners of KCIM, and KIKD. At the time, KKRL was the first FM radio station owned by Carroll Broadcasting. KKRL was an automated station playing all 70's at night but later added local personalities in the overnight hours. Later they played rock n' roll hits, then switched formats to Hot-AC.

Personalities and programming[edit]

KKRL's current morning announcer is Renie Osterlund. Other personalities (as of July 2016) include Lance Coon, Kristen Campisi, and Tiffani Young, with news and sports by Jeff Blankman and Chantelle Grove, and Nathan Konz. The station has shows dedicated to 80s music Tuesdays at noon, "The 80's Retro Lunch." Thursdays at noon, KKRL carries "The 90's Retro Lunch". They have a website full of local information at http://www.937kkrl.com.

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Coordinates: 42°02′56″N 94°53′02″W / 42.049°N 94.884°W / 42.049; -94.884