KFOR
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Broadcast areaLincoln area
Frequency1240 kHz
BrandingKFOR FM 103.3 & 1240 AM
Programming
FormatNews Talk Information Full Service
AffiliationsABC Radio, Westwood One, Radio.com
Ownership
Owner
KFRX, KIBZ, KLMS, KTGL, KZKX
History
First air date
March 1924
Technical information
Facility ID34436
ClassC
Power1,000 watts (unlimited)
Transmitter coordinates
40°49′12″N 96°39′29″W / 40.82000°N 96.65806°W / 40.82000; -96.65806Coordinates: 40°49′12″N 96°39′29″W / 40.82000°N 96.65806°W / 40.82000; -96.65806
Translator(s)103.3 K277CA (Lincoln)
Links
WebcastListen Live
Websitekfornow.com

KFOR (1240 AM) is a radio station broadcasting a News Talk Information format. Licensed to Lincoln, Nebraska, United States, the station serves the Lincoln area. The station is currently owned by Alpha Media, through licensee Digity 3E License, LLC, and features programming from ABC Radio and Westwood One.[1] KFOR's studios are located on Cornhusker Highway in Northeast Lincoln, while its transmitter array (including the FM translator K277CA's transmitter) is located on Vine Street east of downtown Lincoln.

History

KFOR was originally located in David City, Nebraska, where it first went on the air in March 1924 as the fourth radio station in Nebraska.[2] New owners moved the station to Lincoln in 1927. From May 1953 to March 1954, the station's owners operated a television station, KFOR-TV.

The radio ministry Back to the Bible originated on KFOR in 1939.[3]

On-air personalities

Notable alumni

References

  1. ^ "KFOR Facility Record". United States Federal Communications Commission, audio division.
  2. ^ "KFOR, 'Voice of Lincoln,' on Air for 50 Years". The Lincoln Star. March 10, 1974. Retrieved January 7, 2018.
  3. ^ "Celebrating 75 Years". Back to the Bible. Retrieved 8 February 2019.