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WAOV NewsKnoxCounty logo.jpg
CityVincennes, Indiana
BrandingKnox County Today Newstalk
Frequency1450 kHz
Translator(s)97.7 W249DC (Vincennes)
FormatNews Talk Information
Power1,000 watts day
1,000 watts night
Facility ID50238
Transmitter coordinates38°42′26.00″N 87°29′42.00″W / 38.7072222°N 87.4950000°W / 38.7072222; -87.4950000
AffiliationsAP Radio, ESPN Radio, Premiere Radio Networks
OwnerOld Northwest Broadcasting, Inc.
WebcastListen Live

WAOV (1450 AM) is a radio station broadcasting a News Talk Information format. Licensed to Vincennes, Indiana, United States, the station is currently owned by The Original Company, Inc. and features programming from AP Radio, ESPN Radio and Premiere Radio Networks.[1]

The call letters WAOV come from the popular 1900 novel, Alice of Old Vincennes by Maurice Thompson, and was adopted when the station originated in 1940.[2]

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  1. ^ "WAOV Facility Record". United States Federal Communications Commission, audio division.
  2. ^ Vincennes, Indiana: 1930-1960, p. 74 (2006)

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