88.5 FM, Lincoln
First Air Date: 1996
Operating Power: 4,700 watts
Original Call Letters: KLCV
Format: Christian Talk
Network Affiliation: Bott Radio Network
General Manager: Tom Millett
Issued To: Community Broadcasting, Inc.
Through the Years
Construction Permit for 88.5 FM, 4,700 watts at 390 feet, with call letters KFBN.
Station signs on as KLCV. Format- Christian Talk- Bott Network. Studios/offices- 100 North 56th Street in Lincoln, NE. Transmitter- Northwest of Lincoln and just north of Waverly along Waverly Road near its intersection with North 134th Street.
Studios moved to 233 South 13th Street in Lincoln.
New transmitter site. Upgrade power to 46,000 watts at 1141 feet, directional toward Omaha (on the fringe of the primary signal), with a null to the southwest. Shares KFRX tower 15 miles East of Lincoln, near Eagle, along South 238th Street north of the intersection with Van Dorn Street.
As of 2022, KLCV FM also broadcasts its primary channel from these 6 transmitters.
K229BI 93.7 FM Omaha, NE (99 watts)
K238AR 95.5 FM Columbus, NE (250 watts)
K257EF 99.3 FM York, NE (250 watts)
K276FI 103.1 FM Fremont, NE (250 watts)
K277CP 103.3 FM Omaha, NE (205 watts)
K277CD 103.3 FM Beatrice, NE (250 watts)