|City||St. Cloud, Minnesota|
|Branding||NewsTalk 1450 KNSI|
|Slogan||The Talk of St. Cloud|
|Translator(s)||103.3 K277BS (St. Cloud)|
|First air date||1920s (as WFAM)|
|Power||1,000 watts day and night|
|Callsign meaning||K News Sports Information|
|Sister stations||KCLD-FM, KCML, KZPK|
KNSI has a variety of news and talk programming dealing with news, current events, politics, sports, and more. Its signature live and local show is Ox In The Afternoon which airs weekday afternoons from 2-5 PM. KNSI also airs many syndicated talk show hosts such as Rush Limbaugh and Dave Ramsey.
In the summer of 2006 it was announced that KNSI would become the broadcast station of SCSU football and men's and women's basketball while continuing the broadcasting of men's hockey beginning with the 2006-2007 seasons. In 2014, the station announced that Husky Hockey coverage would move to sister station KCML for the 2014-15 season while KNSI broadcasts men's and women's basketball.
The station carried the KCLD call sign from 1975 to 1990. The station is rebroadcast on translator K277BS (103.3 FM).
- http://earlyradiohistory.us/220630ci.htm Early Radio History 1922
- "St. Cloud State Athletics Radio Coverage Changes for 2014-15". scsuhuskies.com. August 8, 2014. Retrieved 2014-09-26.
- "KFAM-FM Is Launched; Duplicates KFAM Shows" (PDF). Broadcasting. November 8, 1948. Retrieved 1 February 2015.
- Lindblad, Sister Owen (October 1987). "On the Air: The 'Voice of Central Minnesota'" (PDF). Escape to the Minnesota Good Times. Retrieved 1 February 2015.
- KNSI website
- Leighton Broadcasting
- Query the FCC's AM station database for KNSI
- Radio-Locator Information on KNSI
- Query Nielsen Audio's AM station database for KNSI
- Query the FCC's FM station database for K277BS
- Radio-Locator information on K277BS
- FCC History Cards for KNSI