KWIK

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KWIK
City Pocatello, Idaho
Broadcast area Pocatello, Idaho
Branding KID Newsradio
Frequency 1240 kHz
Translator(s) 95.3 K237FA (Pocatello)
First air date 1946
Format News Talk Information (KID (AM) simulcast)
Power 960 watts day
960 watts night
Class C
Facility ID 35885
Transmitter coordinates 42°55′27.00″N 112°27′31.00″W / 42.9241667°N 112.4586111°W / 42.9241667; -112.4586111
Affiliations Fox News Radio, Premiere Radio Networks
Owner Rich Broadcasting
(Rich Broadcasting Idaho LS, LLC)
Website 590kid.com

KWIK (1240 AM) is a radio station broadcasting a News Talk Information format serving the Pocatello, Idaho, United States, area. The station is currently owned by Rich Broadcasting and licensed to Rich Broadcasting Idaho LS, LLC. The station features programming from Fox News Radio and Premiere Radio Networks.[1]

Ownership[edit]

In October 2007, a deal was reached for KWIK to be acquired by GAP Broadcasting II LLC (Samuel Weller, president) from Clear Channel Communications as part of a 57 station deal with a total reported sale price of $74.78 million.[2] What eventually became GapWest Broadcasting was folded into Townsquare Media on August 13, 2010.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "KWIK Facility Record". United States Federal Communications Commission, audio division. 
  2. ^ "Deals". Broadcasting & Cable. 2006-06-19. 
  3. ^ "Townsquare Media completes roll-up of GAP". Radio Business Report. August 13, 2010. Retrieved August 15, 2010. 

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