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KFNW
Image:KFNW.jpg
City of license Fargo, North Dakota (FM)
West Fargo, North Dakota (AM)
Broadcast area Fargo-Moorhead
Branding Life 97.9 (FM)
Life 1200 (AM)
First air date 1965
Frequency 97.9 (MHz) FM
1200 (kHz) AM
Format Contemporary Christian music (FM)
Christian talk/music (AM)
Power AM: 10,000 watts (day)
700 watts (night)
ERP FM: 100,000 watts
Class C (FM), B (AM)
Callsign meaning Fargo NorthWestern College
Owner Northwestern College
Sister stations KFNL, KFNW, KFNW-FM
Webcast FM webcast
AM webcast
Website www.kfnw.org
KFNW transmitters
Call sign/Frequency Location Power Class
KFNW-FM 97.9 MHz Fargo 100,000 watts C
KFNW-AM 1200 kHz West Fargo/Fargo 10,000 watts (day)
700 watts (night)
B
K230AS 93.9 MHz Fergus Falls, MN 250 watts D
K237CV 95.3 MHz Grafton 165 watts D
K240CJ 95.9 MHz Oakes 50 watts D
K269FI 101.7 MHz Cavalier/St. Thomas 225 watts D
K272CW 102.3 MHz Kulm 78 watts D

KFNW (97.9 FM and 1200 AM) are two Christian radio stations located in Fargo, North Dakota owned and operated by Northwestern College, a Christian college in St. Paul, Minnesota. KFNW-FM concentrates on contemporary Christian music (CCM), while the AM station concentrates on Christian and conservative talk programming, though it also plays CCM music during the overnights. Image File history File links No higher resolution available. ... In the United States (and potentially elswhere), each radio station or TV station is assigned a city of license by the Federal Communications Commission that they must serve. While this has become far less meaningful over the decades, stations are still required to post their public file somewhere within the... Location in North Dakota Coordinates: Country United States State North Dakota County Cass County Founded 1871 Mayor Dennis Walaker Area    - City 98. ... West Fargo is a city located in Cass County, North Dakota. ... 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In radio telecommunications, effective radiated power or ERP is determined by subtracting system losses from system gains. ... This is the list of broadcast station classes. ... MegaHertz (MHz) is the name given to one million (106) Hertz, a measure of frequency. ... Location in North Dakota Coordinates: Country United States State North Dakota County Cass County Founded 1871 Mayor Dennis Walaker Area    - City 98. ... The watt (symbol: W) is the SI derived unit of power, equal to one joule per second. ... A kilohertz (kHz) is a unit of frequency equal to 1,000 hertz (1,000 cycles per second). ... West Fargo is a city located in Cass County, North Dakota. ... Location in North Dakota Coordinates: Country United States State North Dakota County Cass County Founded 1871 Mayor Dennis Walaker Area    - City 98. ... Fergus Falls is a city in Otter Tail County, Minnesota, United States. ... Grafton is a city located in Walsh County, North Dakota. ... Oakes is a city located in Dickey County, North Dakota. ... Cavalier is a city located in Pembina County, North Dakota. ... St. ... Kulm is a city located in LaMoure County, North Dakota. ... Christian radio is a radio format that focuses on transmitting programming with a Christian message. ... A radio station is a site configured for broadcasting sound. ... Location in North Dakota Coordinates: Country United States State North Dakota County Cass County Founded 1871 Mayor Dennis Walaker Area    - City 98. ... Northwestern College is located in Roseville, Minnesota. ... State capitol building in Saint Paul Saint Paul is the capital and second-largest city of the state of Minnesota in the United States of America. ... Contemporary Christian Music (or CCM) is a genre of popular music which is lyrically focused on matters concerned with the Christian faith. ...


KFNW is a non-profit radio station, receiving most of its donations and contributions from its listeners and Northwestern College. The FM station is also rebroadcasted on several translators (low-powered rebroadcasters) outside of its main listening area. Both the AM and FM stations are streaming on the Internet. In broadcasting, a translator is an FM radio station or a TV station which acts as a full-duplex repeater. ...


Similar stations in KFNW's listening area include K-Love's Fargo affiliate, KKLQ 100.7 FM. The northern part of KFNW's listening area can receive KKEQ "Q107" based in Fosston, Minnesota. K-LOVE is a Christian music radio network in the United States, operated by the non-profit EMF Broadcasting. ... KKEQ-FM, known as Q107, is a commercial Contemporary Christian music formatted radio station that broadcasts from Fosston, Minnesota. ... Fosston is a city located in Polk County, Minnesota. ...


Northwestern College also owns adult contemporary Christian outlet KFNL "Legacy 92.7" in Fargo. Contemporary Christian Music (or CCM) is a genre of popular music which is lyrically focused on matters concerned with the Christian faith. ... KFNL (Legacy 92. ...


External links

  • KFNW website
  • Northwestern College
  • Query the FCC's FM station database for KFNW
  • Query the FCC's AM station database for KFNW


FM radio stations in the Fargo-Moorhead market (Arbitron #223)

By Frequency: 87.71 | 88.7 | 90.3 | 91.1 | 91.9 | 92.7 | 93.7 | 95.1 | 95.9 | 97.9 | 98.7 | 99.3 | 99.9 | 100.7 | 101.9 | 103.9 | 104.7 | 105.1 | 105.9 | 106.9 | 107.9 FM radio is a broadcast technology invented by Edwin Howard Armstrong that uses frequency modulation to provide high-fidelity sound over broadcast radio. ... Fargo-Moorhead (F-M) is the name of the metropolitan area composed of Fargo, North Dakota, Moorhead, Minnesota, and surrounding cities. ... FreQuency is a music video game developed by Harmonix and published by SCEI. It was released in November 2001. ... WDAY is a television station in Fargo, North Dakota, NTSC Channel 6, ATSC Channel 21. ... Minnesota Public Radio logo Minnesota Public Radio (MPR) is a regional public radio network based in the U.S. state of Minnesota that has been broadcasting since 1967. ... Minnesota Public Radio logo Minnesota Public Radio (MPR) is a regional public radio network based in the U.S. state of Minnesota that has been broadcasting since 1967. ... North Dakota Public Radio is a service of Prairie Public Broadcasting in association with North Dakota State University in Fargo, North Dakota and the University of North Dakota in Grand Forks, North Dakota. ... KFNL (Legacy 92. ... WDAY-FM 93. ... KBVB is also the abbreviation for the Belgian Football Association. ... KQWB Q98 FM is a radio station located in Fargo, North Dakota (licensed by the FCC to twin city Moorhead, Minnesota), owned by Go Radio Broadcasting, a division of Triad Broadcasting. ... K-LOVE is a Christian music radio network in the United States, operated by the non-profit EMF Broadcasting. ... KVOX Froggy 99. ... K-LOVE is a Christian music radio network in the United States, operated by the non-profit EMF Broadcasting. ... KRWK Rock 102 is a radio station located in Fargo, North Dakota, owned by James Ingstad. ... KVMI, known as 103. ... KMXW (Magic 92. ... KLTA FM 105. ... KNDS-LP (Thunder Radio) is a low power radio station owned by North Dakota State University (NDSU) in Fargo, North Dakota that that is operated by NDSUs students. ... KEGK 106. ... KPFX 107. ...


By Callsign: K257EP | KBVB | KCCD | KCCM | KDSU | KEGK | KFBN | KFNL | KFNW | KKLQ | KLTA | KMXW | KNDS-LP | KPFX | KQWB | KRWK | KVMI | KVOX | KXBQ-LP | WDAY | WDAY-TV* Call sign can refer to different types of call signs: Airline call sign Aviator call sign Cosmonaut call sign Radio and television call signs Tactical call sign, also known as a tactical designator See also: International Callsign Allocations, Maritime Mobile Service Identity This is a disambiguation page — a navigational... K-LOVE is a Christian music radio network in the United States, operated by the non-profit EMF Broadcasting. ... KBVB is also the abbreviation for the Belgian Football Association. ... Minnesota Public Radio logo Minnesota Public Radio (MPR) is a regional public radio network based in the U.S. state of Minnesota that has been broadcasting since 1967. ... Minnesota Public Radio logo Minnesota Public Radio (MPR) is a regional public radio network based in the U.S. state of Minnesota that has been broadcasting since 1967. ... North Dakota Public Radio is a service of Prairie Public Broadcasting in association with North Dakota State University in Fargo, North Dakota and the University of North Dakota in Grand Forks, North Dakota. ... KEGK 106. ... KFNL (Legacy 92. ... K-LOVE is a Christian music radio network in the United States, operated by the non-profit EMF Broadcasting. ... KLTA FM 105. ... KMXW (Magic 92. ... KNDS-LP (Thunder Radio) is a low power radio station owned by North Dakota State University (NDSU) in Fargo, North Dakota that that is operated by NDSUs students. ... KPFX 107. ... KQWB Q98 FM is a radio station located in Fargo, North Dakota (licensed by the FCC to twin city Moorhead, Minnesota), owned by Go Radio Broadcasting, a division of Triad Broadcasting. ... KRWK Rock 102 is a radio station located in Fargo, North Dakota, owned by James Ingstad. ... KVMI, known as 103. ... KVOX Froggy 99. ... WDAY-FM 93. ... WDAY is a television station in Fargo, North Dakota, NTSC Channel 6, ATSC Channel 21. ...


1 Audio for WDAY-TV (ABC), channel 6, is on 87.7 FM WDAY is a television station in Fargo, North Dakota, NTSC Channel 6, ATSC Channel 21. ... The American Broadcasting Company ( oftenly known as ABC) operates television and radio networks in the United States and is also shown on basic cable in Canada. ...


See also: Fargo (FM) (AM)

North Dakota Radio Markets
Bismarck AM/FM  · Fargo AM/FM  · Grand Forks AM/FM  · Minot
Minnesota Radio Markets
Bemidji  · Duluth-Superior AM/FM  · Fargo-Moorhead AM/FM  · Grand Forks (ND) AM/FM  · La Crosse (WI)  · Mankato-New Ulm-St. Peter  · Minneapolis-St. Paul AM/FM  · Rochester AM/FM  · St. Cloud
See also: List of United States radio markets


Official language(s) English Capital Bismarck Largest city Fargo Area  Ranked 19th  - Total 70,762 sq mi (183,272 km²)  - Width 210 miles (340 km)  - Length 340 miles (545 km)  - % water 2. ... Capital Saint Paul Largest city Minneapolis Area  Ranked 12th  - Total 87,014 sq mi (225,365 km²)  - Width 250 miles (400 km)  - Length 400 miles (645 km)  - % water 8. ... This is a list of radio Markets in the United States ranked by Arbitron . ...

AM radio stations in the Fargo-Moorhead market (Arbitron #223)

By Frequency: 740 | 790 | 970 | 1200 | 1280 | 1500 | 1660 Mediumwave radio transmissions (sometimes called Medium frequency or MF) are those between the frequencies of 300 kHz and 3000 kHz. ... Fargo-Moorhead (F-M) is the name of the metropolitan area composed of Fargo, North Dakota, Moorhead, Minnesota, and surrounding cities. ... FreQuency is a music video game developed by Harmonix and published by SCEI. It was released in November 2001. ... KKAG (AM 740) is a radio station located in Fargo, North Dakota. ... KFGO is a news and talk radio station owned by James Ingstad based in Fargo, North Dakota on 790 AM. The station is the production home of The Ed Schultz Show, a syndicated liberal talk show hosted by Ed Schultz, though it no longer airs the show since January 25... WDAY-AM is North Dakotas first and oldest radio station. ... KFAN (1130 AM) is a sports talk radio station in the Minneapolis-St. ... KMSC is a student run college radio station located on the campus of Minnesota State University Moorhead. ... KQWB (1660 AM kHz) is a radio station located in Fargo, North Dakota (licensed by the FCC to adjacent West Fargo, North Dakota), owned by Go Radio Broadcasting, a division of Triad Broadcasting, airing ESPN Radio along with a local show hosted by Derek Hanson. ...


By Callsign: KFGO | KFNW | KKAG | KMSC | KQWB | KVOX | WDAY Call sign can refer to different types of call signs: Airline call sign Aviator call sign Cosmonaut call sign Radio and television call signs Tactical call sign, also known as a tactical designator See also: International Callsign Allocations, Maritime Mobile Service Identity This is a disambiguation page — a navigational... KFGO is a news and talk radio station owned by James Ingstad based in Fargo, North Dakota on 790 AM. The station is the production home of The Ed Schultz Show, a syndicated liberal talk show hosted by Ed Schultz, though it no longer airs the show since January 25... KKAG (AM 740) is a radio station located in Fargo, North Dakota. ... KMSC is a student run college radio station located on the campus of Minnesota State University Moorhead. ... KQWB (1660 AM kHz) is a radio station located in Fargo, North Dakota (licensed by the FCC to adjacent West Fargo, North Dakota), owned by Go Radio Broadcasting, a division of Triad Broadcasting, airing ESPN Radio along with a local show hosted by Derek Hanson. ... KFAN (1130 AM) is a sports talk radio station in the Minneapolis-St. ... WDAY-AM is North Dakotas first and oldest radio station. ...


See also: Fargo (FM) (AM)

North Dakota Radio Markets
Bismarck AM/FM  · Fargo AM/FM  · Grand Forks AM/FM  · Minot
Minnesota Radio Markets
Bemidji  · Duluth-Superior AM/FM  · Fargo-Moorhead AM/FM  · Grand Forks (ND) AM/FM  · La Crosse (WI)  · Mankato-New Ulm-St. Peter  · Minneapolis-St. Paul AM/FM  · Rochester AM/FM  · St. Cloud
See also: List of United States radio markets

 
 

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