AM Technical Profile: WKAX


Frequency:
1500
Format:
Religious: Spanish
Transmitter Location:
[map]
Power (ERP):
Day: 1 kW
Antenna:
1 tower
Other Information:
0.5 mV/m Daytime Groundwave Service Contour from the FCC's Public Files
[FCC]
[FCCData.org]
[Radio-Locator]
[Wikipedia]
[Studio] Street View imagery of the station's studio on Washington Avenue in Russellville.  Co-located with WGOL.
Owned by Pilati Investments Inc.
// W228EC Russellville
History:
This station came on the air as a 1 kW daytimer in 1974 under the ownership of Russellville Broadcasting Company.  In earlier days it had stints as Country Christian (as "Power 1500") and gospel under multiple owners before eventually converting to a Spanish-language Christian music and teaching format, possibly in 2006 after the station was sold to Pilati Investments.  The station acquired a new construction permit for an FM translator in early February 2018 for a broadcast on 93.5 MHz.