88.3 FM, Hartington
First Air Date: July 19, 2011
Operating Power: 100,000 watts
Original Call Letters: KOLB
Issued To: VSS Catholic Communications
Through the Years
Construction permit is issues for VSS Catholic Communications in Omaha. Studios and offices in Omaha. Transmitter: north of Osmond, NE at intersection of 867th Road and 545th Avenue, 24 miles southwest of community of license, Hartington. CP is for 88.3 MHz, 100,000 watts at 367 feet.
July 19, 2011- Sign on, with call letters KOLB. Total cost: $280,000
(Call letters were taken from co-owned and just-sold VSS station in Firth, Nebraska on 93.7 FM, going to Home Field Communications [James Keck and Ronald Romero, Lincoln, NE] for $250,000.)
No longer needing its Norfolk translator, VSS Catholic Communications sells K252EG 98.3 to Agnus Dei Communications for $12,640. KOLB delivers a rimshot signal into Norfolk.