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Kfny

KFNY
City of license Riverside, California
Broadcast area Riverside-San Bernardino, California
Branding NewsTalk AM 1440
Frequency 1440 kHz
First air date 1941 (as KPRO)
Format News/Talk
Power 1,000 watts unlimited
Class B
Facility ID 27390
Transmitter coordinates
Callsign meaning K FuNnY (former name)
Former callsigns KPRO (1941-1986)
KDIF (1986-2010)
Owner iHeartMedia, Inc.
(Citicasters Licenses, Inc.)
Sister stations KGGI, KKDD, KMYT, KTDD, KTMQ
Webcast Listen Live
Website newstalk1440.com

KFNY (1440 AM, IE 1440) is a radio station broadcasting a news/talk format.[1] Licensed to Riverside, California, USA, the station serves the Riverside-San Bernardino area. The station is currently owned by iHeartMedia, Inc..[2] Its studios are in Riverside and the transmitter tower is in Colton along the Santa Ana River.

On September 27, 2010, the station flipped from Spanish Oldies to an all-comedy format, along with registering new calls KFNY.[3] On August 4th, 2014, following the end of the 24/7 Comedy radio network, the station flipped to news-talk as "NewsTalk AM 1440". [4]

References

  1. ^ "Station Information Profile".  
  2. ^ "KFNY Facility Record". United States  
  3. ^ http://www.allaccess.com/net-news/archive/story/81269/24-7-comedy-radio-debuts-on-kfny-a-riverside-ca
  4. ^ http://radioinsight.com/blog/headlines/89626/end-of-247-comedy-leads-to-flips-across-the-country/ End of 24/7 Comedy Leads To Flips Across the Country

External links

  • Official website
  • Query the FCC's AM station database for KFNY
  • Radio-Locator Information on KFNY
  • Query Nielsen Audio's AM station database for KFNY
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