KRNM

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KRNM
City Saipan, Northern Mariana Islands
Frequency 88.1 (MHz)
Format Public
ERP 1800 watts
HAAT 38 meters (125 feet)
Class A
Facility ID 49570
Transmitter coordinates 15°9′5″N 145°43′11″E / 15.15139°N 145.71972°E / 15.15139; 145.71972
Affiliations National Public Radio
Owner Marianas Educational Media Services, Inc.
Sister stations KCKD, KKBT, KMOP

KRNM (88.1 FM), is a National Public Radio-affiliated non-commercial educational radio station run by Marianas Educational Media Services, Inc., in Saipan, Northern Mariana Islands. It primarily features National Public Radio programming.[1]

The station was assigned the KRNM call letters by the Federal Communications Commission on February 19, 1996.[2]

This station was previously owned and operated by the Northern Marianas College.[3][4][5]

Former translators[edit]

At some point in the past, KRNM also operated a translator on 89.1 FM, K206BM. This was switched to relaying Guam's KPRG at an unknown date.

Call sign Frequency
(MHz)
City of license ERP
W
Class FCC info
K206BM 89.1 FM Saipan, MP 250 D FCC

References[edit]

  1. ^ Jacobs, George (2007). National Radio: Northern Mariana Islands (US Commonwealth). World Radio TV Handbook 2007: The Directory of Global Broadcasting. Billboard Books. p. 305. ISBN 0-8230-5997-9. 
  2. ^ "Call Sign History". FCC Media Bureau CDBS Public Access Database. 
  3. ^ "NMC Completes Transfer of Public Radio Station to Nonprofit MEMS" (Press release). Northern Marianas College. October 19, 2010. Retrieved January 31, 2012. 
  4. ^ "Transactions: 8-07-09". Radio Business Report. August 7, 2009. Retrieved January 31, 2012. 
  5. ^ Deposa, Moneth (September 4, 2009). "FCC yet to issue decision on NMC's radio station transfer". Saipan Tribune. Retrieved January 31, 2012. 

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