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88.3 FM, Beatrice

City of License: Beatrice, NE

First Air Date: 2001

Operating Power: 4,200 watts

Original Call Letters: KQIQ

General Manager: John Brooks, faculty

Issued To: Southeast Community College

Through the Years

  • 2001

    KQIQ sign on, 4,200 watts at 328 feet.  Owner is Southeast Community College, 4771 W. Scott Road.  Studios on campus.  Staffed and managed by students in the college’s Mass Media program.  Transmitter- South of Harbine, NE, near US-136, 14 miles west of Beatrice.

  • 2010

    Station is sold to Mission Nebraska for $4,400 plus FCC filing costs, becoming Mission Nebraska’s ninth station.  Main studio waiver to co-locate KQIQ’s studio with KROA 95.7 Grand Island, was approved.