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For the military facility in San Miguel, California assigned the ICAO code KSYL, see Roberts Army Heliport.
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City Alexandria, Louisiana
Broadcast area Greater Alexandria
Branding Talkradio 970 AM
Frequency 970 kHz
First air date 1962
Format News Talk Information
Audience share 3.7, #9 (Sp'05, R&R[1])
Power 1,000 watts
Class B
Facility ID 9750
Transmitter coordinates 31°19′35″N 92°29′22″W / 31.32639°N 92.48944°W / 31.32639; -92.48944
Callsign meaning from first name of founder Sylvan Fox
Affiliations CBS Radio
ABC Radio
AP Radio
Owner Cenla Broadcasting
(Cenla Broadcasting Licensing Company, LLC)
Sister stations KDBS, KKST, KQID-FM, KRRV-FM, KZMZ
Webcast KSYL Stream
Website KSYL.com

KSYL (970 AM) is a radio station broadcasting a News Talk Information format. Licensed to Alexandria, Louisiana, United States, the station is currently owned by Cenla Broadcasting.[2]

The station was founded by the late Sylvan Robert Fox,[3] not the Sylvan Fox associated with Newsday, a newspaper on Long Island. The KSYL callsign was inspired by Fox's first name.


  1. ^ "Alexandria Market Ratings". Radio and Records. 
  2. ^ "KSYL Facility Record". United States Federal Communications Commission, audio division. 
  3. ^ "Rosalyn Fay Rosenfield Fox (1929-2011)". tributes.com. Retrieved July 31, 2012. 

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