KBNW-AM launches in Oregon


Horizon Broadcasting Group’s News Radio Central Oregon KBNW will become Central Oregon’s new home for Sean Hannity, Glenn Beck and local news and information on Monday, 8/25.  The News/Talk format will air on 1340 AM and 96.5 FM. 

“Listeners and clients have often asked us about an alternate News/Talk service in Central Oregon and we are excited to offer a new product with well established nationally syndicated talk show hosts,” said Keith Shipman Horizon Broadcasting CEO.  “We are also committed to providing local, regional and national news coverage that is relevant to our listeners in Central Oregon.”

Horizon Broadcasting Group O&Os five radio stations in Central Oregon, and will operate KBNW-AM under a Local Marketing Agreement with Summit Broadcasting Group, LLC (which is acquiring the station from IHR Educational Broadcasting).