KRGS

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Coordinates: 39°32′56″N 107°46′11″W / 39.54889°N 107.76972°W / 39.54889; -107.76972

KRGS
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CityRifle, Colorado
Broadcast areaGrand Junction, Colorado
BrandingESPN 690 AM/98.9 FM
Frequency690 kHz
Translator(s)98.9 MHz (K255CB)
First air dateJune 9, 1967
FormatSports
Power900 watts day
12 watts night
ClassD
Facility ID71960
Transmitter coordinates39°32′56″N 107°46′11″W / 39.54889°N 107.76972°W / 39.54889; -107.76972
Former callsignsKWWS (1987-1989)
KKGD (1989-1994)
AffiliationsESPN Radio
OwnerWestern Slope Communications, LLC
Sister stationsKAYW, KAVP, KWGL, KZKS
WebsiteESPN Radio 690

KRGS (690 AM) is a radio station licensed to Rifle, Colorado, United States. The station is owned by Western Slope Communications, LLC. The station has applied for a construction permit from the Federal Communications Commission to move to a new transmitter site, increase day power to 2,300 watts and increase night power to 16 watts.[1][2]

The station was received via skywave in Laramie, Wyoming.[3]

History[edit]

The station was assigned the call letters KWWS on 1987-04-04. On 1989-09-27, the station changed its call sign to KKGD and on 1994-11-21 to the current KRGS.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "KRGS Facility Record". United States Federal Communications Commission, audio division.
  2. ^ "KRGS Station Information Profile". Arbitron.
  3. ^ Laramie DX Report
  4. ^ "KRGS Call Sign History". United States Federal Communications Commission, audio division.

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