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City Staples, Minnesota
Slogan Classic Country Hits
Frequency 1430 kHz
Format Country
Power 1,000 watts day
199 watts night
Class D
Facility ID 30016
Transmitter coordinates 46°21′34″N 94°46′55″W / 46.35944°N 94.78194°W / 46.35944; -94.78194Coordinates: 46°21′34″N 94°46′55″W / 46.35944°N 94.78194°W / 46.35944; -94.78194
Owner Hubbard Broadcasting, Inc.
(HBI Radio Brainerd/Wadena, LLC)
Sister stations KKWS, KWAD

KNSP (1430 AM) is a radio station broadcasting a Country music format.[1] Licensed to Staples, Minnesota, United States, the station is owned by Hubbard Broadcasting, Inc., through licensee HBI Radio Brainerd/Wadena, LLC.[2]

Hubbard Broadcasting announced on November 13, 2014 that it would purchase the Omni Broadcasting stations, including KNSP.[3] The sale was completed on February 27, 2015, at a purchase price of $8 million for the 16 stations and one translator.[4]


  1. ^ "Station Information Profile". Arbitron. Spring 2010. Archived from the original on 2010-03-01. Retrieved 2010-12-04. 
  2. ^ "KNSP Facility Record". United States Federal Communications Commission, audio division. Retrieved 2010-12-04. 
  3. ^ "Hubbard Picks up 16 Stations From Omni". Radio Ink. November 13, 2014. Archived from the original on November 13, 2014. Retrieved November 13, 2014. 
  4. ^ "Hubbard Closes on 16 MN Stations from Omni". Radio Online. February 27, 2015. Retrieved March 2, 2015. 

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