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City Anchorage, Alaska
Broadcast area South Central Alaska
Branding The New Movin' 105.7 FM
Slogan Music That Makes You Feel Good
Frequency 105.7 MHz
First air date 1961 (as KNIK-FM)
Format Rhythmic Adult Contemporary
ERP 51,000 watts
HAAT 326 meters
Class C1
Facility ID 49628
Former callsigns KNIK-FM (ca. 1961-2009)
KNLT (2009-2012)[1]
Former frequencies 105.5 MHz (1960-1980)[2]
105.3 MHz (1980-2000)
Owner Alaska Integrated Media, Inc.
Sister stations KNIK-LP, KVNT, KOAN, KZND-FM
Webcast Listen Live

KMVN (105.7 FM, "Movin 105.7 FM") is a commercial radio station in Anchorage, Alaska, United States. The station's broadcast license is held by Tati Broadcasting, LLC.

KNIK-FM logo

Previously a smooth jazz station licensed as KNIK-FM, the call sign was a reference to the Knik River. On August 27, 2009, the station began stunting as a prelude to a format change bu playing the top 100 songs of 1970 through 1989, one year per day. On September 15, 2009, KNIK-FM started playing a Light Rock and "Yesterday's Best Music" adult contemporary music format, branded as "Lite 105.7".[3] On September 16, 2009, KNIK-FM changed their call letters to KNLT.[1]

On August 31, 2012, at 2:00 PM, after playing "Mary Jane's Last Dance" by Tom Petty, KNLT flipped to Rhythmic AC, as "Movin 105.7", launching with "Bust a Move" by Young MC.

On September 18, 2012, KNLT changed their call letters to KMVN, to go with the "Movin' 105.7" branding.


  1. ^ a b "Call Sign History". FCC Media Bureau CDBS Public Access Database. Retrieved October 26, 2009. 
  2. ^ Mitchell, Elaine, ed. (1973). Alaska Blue Book (First ed.). Juneau: Alaska Department of Education, Division of State Libraries. p. 135. 
  3. ^ "Station Information Profile". Arbitron. Retrieved October 26, 2009. 

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Coordinates: 61°20′10″N 149°30′58″W / 61.336°N 149.516°W / 61.336; -149.516