From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search
CityRiverbank, California
Broadcast areaModesto, California
BrandingRock 96-7
SloganThe Valley's Rock Station
One and Done! (HD2)
Frequency96.7 MHz
First air date1979 (as KQKK)
FormatActive rock
"One Hit Wonder Radio" (HD2)
ERP6,000 watts
HAAT91 meters
Facility ID12963
Transmitter coordinates37°40′49.8″N 120°55′25.5″W / 37.680500°N 120.923750°W / 37.680500; -120.923750Coordinates: 37°40′49.8″N 120°55′25.5″W / 37.680500°N 120.923750°W / 37.680500; -120.923750
Former call signsKKME (1999-2001)
KFRY (1997-1999)
KVFX (1989-1997)
KIZS (3/89-9/89)
KSJQ (1984-1989)
KROI (1984)
KORY (1984)
KQKK (1979-1984)
OwneriHeartMedia, Inc.
(Capstar TX LLC)
WebcastListen Live
Listen Live (HD2)

KMRQ (96.7 FM) is a radio station broadcasting an Active rock format. Licensed to Riverbank, California, United States, the station serves the Modesto area. The station is currently owned by iHeartMedia, Inc.. Its studios and transmitter are located separately in Modesto.


The station went on the air as KQKK in 1979. The station has changed call signs several times over the years, finally settling on the KMRQ calls. The station had spent the previous 2 ½ years as a Spanish language station branded as "La Preciosa" until the switch to Active Rock on 2008-09-05.[1]

External links[edit]