KQDI (AM)

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KQDI
City Great Falls, Montana
Broadcast area Great Falls area
Slogan Newstalk 1450
Frequency 1450 kHz
First air date 1992-08-07 (as KMSL)
Format News Talk Information
Power 720 watts unlimited
Class C
Facility ID 32387
Transmitter coordinates 47°27′56.00″N 111°19′22.00″W / 47.4655556°N 111.3227778°W / 47.4655556; -111.3227778
Former callsigns KMSL (1992-1997)
Affiliations Westwood One, CNN Radio, Premiere Radio Networks
Owner STARadio Corporation
Website newstalk1450.com

KQDI (1450 AM, "NewsTalk 1450") is a radio station broadcasting a News Talk Information format. Licensed to Great Falls, Montana, United States, the station serves the Great Falls area. The station is currently owned by STARadio Corporation and features programming from Westwood One, CNN Radio and Premiere Radio Networks.[1]

History[edit]

The station went on the air as KMSL on 1992-08-07. On 1997-09-02, the station changed its call sign to the current KQDI.[2]

Ownership[edit]

In June 2006, a deal was reached by Fisher Radio Regional Group to sell KQDI to Cherry Creek Radio as part of a 24 station deal with a total reported sale price of $33.3 million.[3] The deal was never completed.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "KQDI Facility Record". United States Federal Communications Commission, audio division. 
  2. ^ "KQDI Call Sign History". United States Federal Communications Commission, audio division. 
  3. ^ "Deals". Broadcasting & Cable. 2006-06-19. 

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