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For the airport serving Owensboro, Kentucky assigned the ICAO code KOWB, see Owensboro-Daviess County Regional Airport.
City Laramie, Wyoming
Broadcast area Albany County and Cheyenne
Slogan "News, Sports, Talk"
Frequency 1290 kHz
First air date 1948
Format News Talk Information
Power 5,000 watts day
1,000 watts night
Class B
Facility ID 24700
Transmitter coordinates 41°17′2″N 105°34′51″W / 41.28389°N 105.58083°W / 41.28389; -105.58083
Callsign meaning For "Cowboy" (the name of the University of Wyoming athletic teams) and often used by the station in promotions as an acronym for "King Of Wyoming Broadcasting".
Affiliations Fox News Radio, Fox Sports Radio, Premiere Radio Networks
Owner Townsquare Media
(Townsquare Media Laramie License, LLC)
Webcast Listen Live
Website kowb1290.com

KOWB (1290 AM) is a radio station broadcasting a news talk information format licensed to operate in Laramie, Wyoming, United States. The station is currently owned by Townsquare Media and features programming from Fox News Radio, Fox Sports Radio and Premiere Radio Networks.[1]


The towers for KOWB located south of Laramie.

The station went on the air as KOWB.[2] The station won the station of the year award from the Wyoming Association of Broadcasters in 2008.


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