WKEX

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WKEX
WKEX 2008.jpg
City Blacksburg, Virginia
Broadcast area Blacksburg, Virginia
Montgomery County, Virginia
Branding "ESPN Radio Blacksburg"
Frequency 1430 AM kHz
First air date July 10, 1969[1]
Format Sports[2]
Power 1,000 Watts daytime
62 Watts nighttime
Class D
Facility ID 57131
Transmitter coordinates 37°13′57.0″N 80°26′40.0″W / 37.232500°N 80.444444°W / 37.232500; -80.444444
Former callsigns WKEX (1969-Present)[3]
Affiliations Carolina Panthers Radio Network
ESPN Radio
Owner Baker Family Stations
(Base Communications, Inc.)
Sister stations WKNV
Webcast WKEX Webstream
Website WKEX Online

WKEX is a Sports formatted broadcast radio station licensed to Blacksburg, Virginia, serving Blacksburg and Montgomery County, Virginia.[2] WKEX is owned and operated by Baker Family Stations.[4]

Translator[edit]

In addition to the main station, WKEX is relayed by an FM translator to widen its broadcast area.[5]

Call sign Frequency
(MHz)
City of license Facility
ID
ERP
W
Height
m (ft)
Class FCC info
W231BC 94.1 FM Christiansburg, Virginia 140353 10 watts 158.3 m (519 ft) D FCC

References[edit]

  1. ^ Broadcasting Yearbook 2010 (PDF). ProQuest, LLC/Reed Publishing (Nederland), B.V. 2010. p. D-560. Retrieved November 26, 2015. 
  2. ^ a b "Arbitron Station Information Profiles". Nielsen Audio/Nielsen Holdings. Retrieved November 26, 2015. 
  3. ^ "Call Sign History". Federal Communications Commission, audio division. Retrieved November 26, 2015. 
  4. ^ "WKEX Facility Record". Federal Communications Commission, audio division. Retrieved November 26, 2015. 
  5. ^ "W231BC Facility Record". Federal Communications Commission, audio division. Retrieved November 26, 2015. 

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