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City Yakima, Washington
Broadcast area Yakima, Washington
Branding 1460 ESPN Yakima
Frequency 1460 kHz
First air date October 19, 1944
Format Sports
Power 5,000 watts day
3,700 watts night
Class B
Facility ID 49722
Transmitter coordinates 46°33′29.00″N 120°27′2.00″W / 46.5580556°N 120.4505556°W / 46.5580556; -120.4505556 (KUTI)
Callsign meaning K CUTIe (previous format)
Former callsigns KIMA (1944–1969)
KMWX (1969–2000)
Affiliations ESPN Radio, Motor Racing Network
Owner Townsquare Media
(Townsquare Media Yakima License, LLC)
Sister stations KFFM, KATS, KIT, KDBL, KMGW
Webcast Listen Live
Website 1460espnyakima.com

KUTI (1460 AM) is a radio station broadcasting a sports format to the Yakima, Washington, USA area. The station is now owned by Townsquare Media. The station reaches all parts of the Yakima Valley area. It airs programming from ESPN Radio. The 1460 frequency was first occupied by KIMA, which started operations on October 19, 1944. When KUTI went on the air on 980, it was owned by Wally Nelskog, with a rock 'n' roll format. Before the switch to 1460, KUTI was formerly KMWX, with a country-western format. 980 kHz is now KTCR.[1]

In 1957, Harrison A. Roddick bought KUTI and played classical music. So few listeners tuned in, that the station did not attract enough advertisers to keep going, and Roddick had to sell the station at a loss.


  1. ^ "KUTI Facility Record". United States Federal Communications Commission, audio division. 

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