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KSL Newsradio is a radio programming service based in Salt Lake City, Utah. It is broadcast simultaneously on AM station KSL (1160 kHz at 50,000 watts) and FM station KSL-FM (102.7 MHz, Midvale). Both stations are owned by Bonneville International Corporation, which is in turn owned by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Flag Seal Nickname: Crossroads of the West Location Location of Salt Lake City in Salt Lake County, Utah Coordinates , Government County Salt Lake Mayor Rocky Anderson Geographical characteristics Area     City 285. ... Official language(s) English Capital Salt Lake City Largest city Salt Lake City Area  Ranked 13th  - Total 84,876 sq mi (219,887 km²)  - Width 270 miles (435 km)  - Length 350 miles (565 km)  - % water 3. ... Mediumwave radio transmissions (sometimes called Medium frequency or MF) are those between the frequencies of 300 kHz and 3000 kHz. ... A kilohertz (kHz) is a unit of frequency equal to 1,000 hertz (1,000 cycles per second). ... FM radio is a broadcast technology invented by Edwin Howard Armstrong that uses frequency modulation to provide high-fidelity sound over broadcast radio. ... A megahertz (MHz) is one million (106) hertz, a measure of frequency. ... Midvale is a city located in Salt Lake County, Utah. ... Bonneville International Corporation, managed by Deseret Management Corporation, is a broadcasting company wholly owned by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (the LDS Church). ... The Salt Lake Temple of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints is the largest attraction in the citys Temple Square. ...

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History

Originally designated with the call letters KZN, KSL began life as the radio arm of the Deseret News. The station's first broadcast came on May 6, 1922 in the form of a talk by then-LDS Church president Heber J. Grant. The Deseret Morning News is a newspaper published in Salt Lake City, Utah, and Utahs oldest continually published daily newspaper. ... May 6 is the 126th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (127th in leap years). ... 1922 (MCMXXII) was a common year starting on Sunday (see link for calendar). ... Heber J. Grant (November 22, 1856 – May 14, 1945) was the seventh President of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (LDS Church; see also Mormonism). ...


In 1924, it changed its calls to KFPT, and adopted its current calls in 1925. A series of power boosts over the next decade brought the station to its current 50,000 watts in 1932. It spent time at several frequencies over the years before settling at 1160 in 1941. It can be heard across much of the country west of the Mississippi River at night. 1924 (MCMXXIV) was a leap year starting on Tuesday (link will take you to calendar). ... 1925 (MCMXXV) was a common year starting on Thursday (link will take you to calendar). ... 1932 (MCMXXXII) was a leap year starting on Friday (the link will take you to a full 1932 calendar). ... For the movie, see 1941 (film) 1941 (MCMXLI) was a common year starting on Wednesday (the link is to a full 1941 calendar). ... The Mississippi River, derived from the old Ojibwe word misi-ziibi meaning great river (gichi-ziibi big river at its headwaters), is the second-longest river in the United States; the longest is the Missouri River, which flows into the Mississippi. ...


Soon after becoming a clear-channel station, it joined the CBS Radio Network. It remained with CBS until 2005, when it switched to ABC. Clear channel stations are AM radio stations that are designated as such so that only one or two 50,000 watt powerhouses operate at night on each designated frequency, covering a wide area via sky wave propagation. ... The CBS Radio Network provides news, sports and other programming to more than 1,000 radio stations throughout the United States. ... 2005 (MMV) was a common year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar. ... This article is about the American network, for the Australian network, see Australian Broadcasting Corporation The American Broadcasting Company (ABC) is a television and radio network in the United States. ...


The station also spawned KSL-TV in 1949, it switched to NBC in 1995. KSL-TV, Channel 5 is the NBC affiliate in Salt Lake City, Utah, USA, on channel 5. ... 1949 (MCMXLIX) was a common year starting on Saturday (the link is to a full 1949 calendar). ... NBC, (Formerly an acronym for the National Broadcasting Company until 2004), is an American television and radio network based in New York Citys Rockefeller Center. ... 1995 (MCMXCV) was a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ...


Its most famous program -- Music and the Spoken Word with the Mormon Tabernacle Choir (the oldest series in nationwide network broadcasting), continues to be distributed by CBS Radio to this day. It airs each Sunday at 9:30 a.m. local time (11:30 a.m on the East Coast). A weekly 30-minute radio program of inspiring messages and music sung by the Mormon Tabernacle Choir. ... The Mormon Tabernacle Choir is a large choir of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (the Mormons). ...


On September 3, 2005 KSL began simulcasting at 102.7 MHz FM, replacing KQMB (STAR 102.7, also owned by Bonneville), an adult contemporary station. Bonneville claims this was done to make it easier for people to listen to the station inside office buildings, and because STAR 102.7 had been losing market share since the first of the year (although, according to ratings it was still one of the top stations in its market segment.) September 3 is the 246th day of the year (247th in leap years). ... 2005 (MMV) was a common year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Simulcast is a contraction of simultaneous broadcast, and refers to programs or events broadcast across more than one medium at the same time. ... A megahertz (MHz) is one million (106) hertz, a measure of frequency. ... KQMB (STAR 102. ...


Current programming schedule

Note: Current as of October 2005. 2005 : January - February - March - April - May - June - July - August - September - October - November - December- → Deaths in October 28: Richard Smalley 26: Emil Kyulev 24: José Azcona del Hoyo 24: Rosa Parks 23: Stella Obasanjo 22: Liam Lawlor 22: Shirley Horn 20: Endon Mahmood 17: Ba Jin 10: Milton Obote 7: Charles...

Monday – Friday Saturday Sunday
12:00 am The Lars Larson Show The Lars Larson Show Paid Programming
1:00 am When Radio Was
2:00 am
3:00 am Wall Street Journal This Morning When Radio Was
4:00 am First Light on NBC
5:00 am Utah's Morning News with Grant & Amanda Paid Programming Paid Programming
6:00 am Utah Outdoors Wall Street Weekend
7:00 am Back to God Hour / Religion Today (7:30)
8:00 am The KSL Greenhouse Focus on the Family Magazine
9:00 am The Doug Wright Show Everyday Lives, Everyday Values / Music & The Spoken Word (9:30)
10:00 am A Woman's View: Amanda Dickson
11:00 am The KSL Travel Show
12:00 pm Utah's Noon News With Russ Hill KSL Home Show
1:00 pm The Sean Hannity Show Car Radio
2:00 pm Movie Show Matinee Satellite Sisters
3:00 pm Sean Hannity Encore Bulletproof Your Financial Future with Bruce Lefavi
4:00 pm Utah's Afternoon News with Scott & Maria
5:00 pm Meet the Press
6:00 pm Clark Howard: Consumer Advice To Be Announced
7:00 pm The Ed Schultz Show
8:00 pm Twilight Zone on the Radio
9:00 pm The Lars Larson Show Paid Programming Face the Nation / Religion Today (9:30)
10:00 pm Grace Matters / Music & the Spoken Word (10:30)
11:00 pm When Radio Was Hour of Decision / Voice of Prophecy (11:30)

Lars Larson is an Oregon conservative talk radio show host that recently began a national talk radio show on the Westwood One Radio Network. ... Lars Larson is an Oregon conservative talk radio show host that recently began a national talk radio show on the Westwood One Radio Network. ... The Wall Street Journal is an influential international daily newspaper published in New York City, New York with an average daily circulation of 1,800,607 (2002). ... View up Wall Street from Pearl Street NYSE and Broad Street view from Wall Street Wall Street is the name of a narrow street in lower Manhattan running east from Broadway downhill to the East River. ... Focus on the Family (FOTF or FotF), founded in 1977, is an evangelical Christian 501(c)(3) non-profit organization based in the United States. ... Sean Patrick Hannity (born December 30, 1961, in New York City, New York) is an American conservative talk radio host and co-host of Fox News Channels political debate program Hannity & Colmes, and the author of two books. ... Sean Patrick Hannity (born December 30, 1961, in New York City, New York) is an American conservative talk radio host and executive producer of Fox News Channels program Hannity & Colmes, and the author of two books. ... Meet the Press (MTP) is a weekly television news show produced by NBC. It started as a radio show in 1945 as American Mercury Presents: Meet the Press, originating from WRC-AM in Washington. ... Clark Howard is a U.S. talk radio host of the nationally syndicated consumer advocate program The Clark Howard Show. The show, mainly dealing in consumer matters, airs from WSB-AM in Atlanta, Georgia. ... To meet Wikipedias quality standards, this article or section may require cleanup. ... Note, this page is about the television series and its two revivals. ... Lars Larson is an Oregon conservative talk radio show host that recently began a national talk radio show on the Westwood One Radio Network. ... Face The Nation logo Face the Nation is an American Sunday-morning interview show which premiered on CBS on November 7, 1954. ...

See also

KSL-TV, Channel 5 is the NBC affiliate in Salt Lake City, Utah, USA, on channel 5. ... Salt Lake City, Utah has many diverse media outlets. ...

External links

  • KSL Newsradio site
  • STAR 102.7's website now redirects to ksl.com
  • story about the new FM signal
  • Query the FCC's AM station database for KSL
  • Query the FCC's FM station database for KSL


Radio stations in the Salt Lake City market
AM stations: KNRS 570 | KTKK 630 | KALL 700 | KSVN 730 | KUTR 820 | KKAT 860 | KDWZ 910 | KCPW 1010 | KDYL 1060 | KSL 1160 | KJQS 1230 | KZNS 1280 | KFNZ 1320 | KSOP 1370 | KLO 1430 | KRRD 1600 | KBJA 1640

FM stations: KWCR 88.1 | KCPW 88.3/K287AE 105.3 | KNKL 88.7 | KBYU 89.1 | KUER 90.1 | K213CQ 90.5 | KRCL 90.9 | KUSU 91.5|K208CS 89.5 | KOHS 91.7 | KTCE 92.1 | KUUU 92.5 | KBLQ 92.9 | KUBL 93.3 | KODJ 94.1 | KVFX 94.5/K252DI 98.3/K284AI 104.7 | KHTB 94.9 | KYFO 95.5/K224BY 92.7 | KMGR 95.9 | KXRK 96.3 | KKEX 96.7/K256BB 99.1 | KQMB 96.7 | KZHT 97.1 | KFMS 97.5 | KBZN 97.9 | K252DB 98.3 | KBEE 98.7 | KJMY 99.5 | KSFI 100.3 | KEGH 100.7 | KBER 101.1 | KEGA 101.5 | KENZ 101.9 | KDUT 102.3 | KSL 102.7 | KJQN 103.1 | KRSP 103.5 | KGNT 103.9 | KUDE 103.9 | KSOP 104.3 | KYLZ 104.7 | KNJQ 105.1 | KXRV 105.7 | KBMG 106.1 | KOSY 106.5 | KKAT 107.5 | KUDD 107.9
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