KNSS (AM)

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Branding News Talk 1330/98.7 KNSS
Format News/Talk
Power 5,000 watts
Class B
Facility ID 53152
Callsign meaning KaNSaS, NewS Station
Former callsigns KFH (1922-2004)
Affiliations Fox News
Owner Entercom Communications
(Entercom License, LLC)
Sister stations KDGS, KEYN-FM, KFBZ, KFH, KNSS-FM
Webcast Listen Live
Website knssradio.com

KNSS (1330 AM, "News Talk 1330") is a radio station serving the Wichita, Kansas area with a news/talk format. It is owned by Entercom Communications. The station simulcasts with KNSS-FM (98.7 FM).

History[edit]

The frequency carried call sign KFH prior to August 30, 2004,[1] when it traded callsigns with 1240 kHz.[2]

The station's studios were originally located at North Woodlawn and East 21st in Northeast Wichita, while the transmitter is located a mile southeast of the studios. On May 20, 2015, the studios moved to the Ruffin Building at 9111 East Douglas, formerly the Pizza Hut headquarters.[3]

KNSS began simulcasting on KNSS-FM (98.7 FM) on October 12, 2016. Prior to then, the 98.7 frequency was KFH-FM, a simulcast of KFH.[4]

Programming[edit]

It's weekday talk line-up consists of the local Steve & Ted in The Morning from 6-9AM followed by the syndicated Herman Cain Show from 9-11AM. KNSS is Wichita's station for the syndicated Rush Limbaugh Show from 11AM-2PM weekdays followed by Sean Hannity from 2-5PM, Mark Levin from 5-8PM & John Batchelor from 8PM-Midnight. KNSS is also Wichita's home for Coast to Coast AM from Midnight-5 AM.

References[edit]

  1. ^ [1]
  2. ^ [2][3]
  3. ^ Rengers, Carrie (2014-06-23). "Entercom Radio to move to Ruffin Building". The Wichita Eagle. Archived from the original on 2014-10-19.
  4. ^ "Which Wichita radio stations are moving spots on the dial?". The Wichita Eagle. October 7, 2016. Retrieved October 15, 2016.

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Coordinates: 37°42′47″N 97°14′51″W / 37.71306°N 97.24750°W / 37.71306; -97.24750