KVVR
Broadcast areaGreat Falls area
Frequency97.9 MHz
Branding97.9 the River
Programming
FormatAdult contemporary
AffiliationsCompass Media Networks
United Stations Radio Networks
Westwood One
Ownership
Owner
KAAK, KLFM, KMON, KMON-FM
History
First air date
1998-09-08 (as KBJF)
Former call signs
KBJF (9/1998-12/1998)
KLHK (1998–2001)
Technical information
Facility ID84237
ClassC1
ERP100,000 watts
HAAT218 meters (715 ft)
Transmitter coordinates
47°36′52″N 111°20′51″W / 47.61444°N 111.34750°W / 47.61444; -111.34750
Links
WebcastListen Live
Websitetheriver979.com

KVVR (97.9 FM) is a radio station broadcasting in an adult contemporary format. Licensed to Dutton, Montana, United States, the station serves the Great Falls area. The station is currently owned by Townsquare Media and features programming from Compass Media Networks, United Stations Radio Networks, and Westwood One.[1]

History

The station went on the air as KBJF on September 8, 1998. On December 3, 1998, the station changed its call sign to KLHK. On May 3, 2001, the station changed its call sign to the current KVVR.[2]

References

  1. ^ "KVVR Facility Record". United States Federal Communications Commission, audio division.
  2. ^ "KVVR Call Sign History". United States Federal Communications Commission, audio division.