WLUE (AM)

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WLUE
City Eminence, Kentucky
Broadcast area Louisville, Kentucky
Branding La Poderosa
Frequency 1600 kHz
First air date 1957
Format Spanish (WLRS simulcast)
Power 320 watts (day)
Class D
Facility ID 64024
Transmitter coordinates 38°21′9.00″N 85°11′9.00″W / 38.3525000°N 85.1858333°W / 38.3525000; -85.1858333
Former callsigns WKXF (1986-1990)
WXLN (1990-1991)
WKXF (1991-2002)
WTSZ (2002-2012)
WLUE (2012-2013)
WLRS (2013-2016)
Owner New Albany Broadcasting Co., Inc.
Webcast Listen Live
Website lapoderosaky.com

WLUE (1600 AM) is a radio station broadcasting a Spanish format. Licensed to Eminence, Kentucky, United States, the station serves the Louisville, Kentucky, area. The station is currently owned by New Albany Broadcasting Co., Inc.[1]

History[edit]

The station was assigned the call letters WKXF on September 17, 1986. On August 1, 1990, the station changed its call sign to WXLN; then on Flag Day 1991 to WKXF; again on January 4, 2002 to WTSZ; on January 20, 2012 to WLUE; on February 6, 2013 to WLRS; and on June 3, 2016 to the current WLUE.[2]

On September 26, 2011, the then-WTSZ changed their format to news/talk, branded as "NewsTalk 1570" (simulcasting WNDA 1570 AM New Albany, Indiana).

On May 25, 2015, WLRS changed their format to Spanish, branded as "La Poderosa".

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