104.5 FM, Cozad
First Air Date: August 4, 1983
Operating Power: 100,000 watts
Original Call Letters: KOOC
Format: Country/Adult Contemporary
General Manager: Mark Ahman
Issued To: Tri City Broadcasters, Inc.
Through the Years
August 4, 1983- KOOC FM signs on, 100,000 watts at 360 feet. Transmitter is located 7 miles south of Cozad, adjacent to East Midway Lake on Road 418.
Studios/offices located at 821 Avenue J, Cozad, NE. Country format until 1988 when it duplicates KAMI AM.
July, 1985- KOOC is sold to VectoRadio (Charles Larsen, President) for $560,000, including KAMI AM. Format- Adult Contemporary.
Station goes to satellite-delivered programming from Transtar Country.
Call letters change from KOOC to KCVN FM. Format- Contemporary Country, which is simulcast on KAMI AM.
KCVN programming separates from KAMI simulcast, for Country.
January, 2004- Station is silenced for financial reasons, while seeking a buyer.
July, 2004- KCVN is sold to Community Broadcasting, Inc. (Group Owner- Bott Broadcasting) for $365,000, which includes c0-owned KAMI AM.
Granted a waiver allowing operation from outside the station’s coverage with operations from 100 North 56th Street, Lincoln, NE. Programming-religious from the Bott Radio Network. Tom Millett, Nebraska Regional Manager.
Operations address moved to 213 South 13th Street in Lincoln, NE.