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XENU LaRancherita1550 logo.png
City Nuevo Laredo, Tamaulipas
Broadcast area Nuevo Laredo, Tamaulipas
Laredo, Texas
Branding La Rancherita
Frequency 1550 AM
First air date July 19, 1957 (concession)
Format Regional Mexican
Power Day: 5 kWs
Night: 250 watts
Class B
Transmitter coordinates 27°29′37″N 99°30′56″W / 27.4935327°N 99.515622°W / 27.4935327; -99.515622Coordinates: 27°29′37″N 99°30′56″W / 27.4935327°N 99.515622°W / 27.4935327; -99.515622
Callsign meaning NUevo Laredo
Owner Radiorama
(Publicidad Unida del Norte, S.A. de C.V.)

XENU-AM (branded as La Rancherita) is a Mexican Regional Music format AM station that serves the Laredo, Texas, United States and Nuevo Laredo, Tamaulipas, Mexico border area.[1]


XENU received its concession on July 15, 1957. It was owned by Miguel Villarreal Ibarra and transferred to XENU Radio, S.A. in 1968. XENU remained a daytimer until beginning nighttime service in 2003 under Radiorama ownership.

External links[edit]


  1. ^ Instituto Federal de Telecomunicaciones. Infraestructura de Estaciones de Radio AM. Last modified 2017-02-27. Retrieved 2014-07-02.