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CityDuluth, Minnesota
Broadcast areaDuluth-Superior
BrandingKat Country 98.9
FrequencyFM 98.9 MHz
First air dateSeptember 1974
FormatCommercial; Country
ERP100,000 watts
HAAT183 m (600 ft)
Facility ID26591
Callsign meaningKaT COuntry
Former callsignsWAKX (1974-1994)
OwnerDuey E. Wright
(Midwest Communications, Inc.)
Sister stationsKDAL, KDAL-FM, KDKE, WDSM, WDUL
WebcastListen Live

KTCO (98.9 FM, "Kat Country 98.9") is a radio station in Duluth, Minnesota, airing a country music format. KTCO is owned by Midwest Communications, which also owns KDKE, WDSM, WDUL, KDAL, and KDAL-FM in Duluth. All the Duluth stations share the same studio location at 11 East Superior St. Suite 380, downtown Duluth.

From 1974 to 1994, this frequency respectively aired Top 40, soft rock, and classic rock, as "99 WAKX." The station originally went on air in 1972 as a beautiful music station, KPIR-FM "Pier 99."

Its main competitor is Gap Broadcasting's KKCB "B105".


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Coordinates: 46°47′28″N 92°07′01″W / 46.791°N 92.117°W / 46.791; -92.117