KWPN (AM)

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KWPN
KWPN ESPNOKCITY logo.png
CityMoore, Oklahoma
Broadcast areaOklahoma City Metroplex
BrandingESPN Radio 640
Frequency640 kHz
First air dateSeptember 16, 1922 (as WNAD)
FormatSports
Power5,000 watts day
1,000 watts night
ClassB
Facility ID22190
Callsign meaningK W ESPN
Former callsignsWNAD (September 16, 1922-December 7, 1981)
WWLS (1981-April 2, 2012)
Former frequencies1010 kHz (1929-1941)
AffiliationsESPN Radio
OwnerCumulus Media
(Radio License Holding CBC, LLC)
Sister stationsKATT, KQOB, KYIS, WWLS-FM, WKY, KKWD

KWPN (640 AM, "ESPN Radio 640") is a sports talk radio station based in Oklahoma City and carries programming from ESPN Radio. Under ownership of Cumulus Media, its studios are in Northwest Oklahoma City, and the transmitter is in Norman.

The original call letters of this station were WNAD, which began broadcasting in 1922 licensed to Norman, Oklahoma. The call letters became WWLS in 1981.

History[edit]

Former logo used until 2012, as WWLS-AM

On April 2, 2012 WWLS split from its "Sports Animal" simulcast with WWLS-FM 98.1 and switched to programming from ESPN Radio under new call letters, KWPN. Its also home to Bishop McGuinness Football.

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Coordinates: 35°17′21″N 97°30′08″W / 35.28917°N 97.50222°W / 35.28917; -97.50222