KWRO

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KWRO
City Coquille, Oregon
Branding Newstalk 630 & 101.1
Frequency 630 kHz
Translator(s) 101.1 K266CD (Coos Bay)
First air date 1948
Format News Talk Information
Power 5,000 watts (day)
46 watts (night)
Class D
Facility ID 13874
Transmitter coordinates 43°10′17″N 124°11′54″W / 43.17139°N 124.19833°W / 43.17139; -124.19833
Former callsigns KWRO (1947-1982)
KSHR (1982-1985)
KBEY (1985-1987)
Affiliations West Star Talk Radio Network, Talk Radio Network, Westwood One, EIB network
Owner Bicoastal Media
(Bicoastal Media Licenses III, LLC)
Sister stations KBBR, KBDN, KJMX, KOOS, KSHR-FM, KTEE
Webcast Listen Live
Website kwro.com

KWRO (630 AM, "Newstalk 630/101.1") is a radio station broadcasting a News Talk Information format. Licensed to Coquille, Oregon, United States, the station is currently owned by Bicoastal Media Licenses Iii, LLC and features programming from Talk Radio Network, Westwood One, Radio Northwest Network, EIB and more.[1][2]

KWRO airs University or Oregon football and men's and women's basketball.

History[edit]

KWRO was first granted its license on February 17, 1949.[3] The station was assigned the call letters KSHR on 1982-01-18. On 1985-01-04, the station changed its call sign to KBEY and on 1987-05-01 returned to the current KWRO.[4]

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