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93.3 FM, Bennington (Omaha)

City of License: Bennington, NE

First Air Date: June 10, 1991

Operating Power: 3,600 watts

Original Call Letters: KRRK

Format: Rock

General Manager: Matt Markel

Program Director: Bruce McGregor

Issued To: 93.3 Inc.

Through the Years

  • 1991

    June 10, 1991-  KRRK sign on with metal music format with the slogan:  Pure Rock.    
    Studios were located in the Ranch Bowl, a bowling alley and concert venue located at 1606 South 72nd Street, Omaha.  The transmitter location was on the old WOWT auxiliary tower at 35th & Farnam, Omaha.

  • 1992

    Format of heavy metal music was softened at bit to be Alternative Rock.

  • 1996

    Markel sells the station to Triathlon Broadcasting ( Norman Feurer, President, Robert F.X. Sillerman, significant stockholder, San Diego, CA) for $2.7 million.  Studios are moved to 88th and F Streets in Omaha, with a new General Manager, Donn Seidholtz.

    A format flip was made to Modern Adult Contemporary and the call letters were changed to KTNP, The Point.  

  • 1997

    Studios are moved to 5010 Underwood, joining Triathlon’s newly-purchased KFAB and KGOR.

  • 1998

    July, 1997-  Triathlon sells to Capstar Broadcasting (Atlanta, GA).

    August, 1997-  Capstar sold to Chancellor Media Corporation (Irving, TX)

  • 1999

    August 12, 1999-Format is changed back to heavy rock as K-Rock, but the call letters remain as KTNP. Sophia Johns joins station as Program Director.  Format change is due in part of KDGE 101.9 FM (The Edge) going from alternative rock to classic rock.

    Power is increased to 8,500 watts.

  • 2000

    August, 2000-  Stations are acquired by Clear Channel Communications (Clear Channel becomes iHeart in 2014) and the call letters are changed to KRQC.

  • 2001

    December 31, 2001- Station slogan is changed from K-Rock to The Dam. 

  • 2002

    Station flips format to Country as KHUS, Legendary American Country US-93.  Format is changed in part to protect and flank sister country format on KXKT, The Kat.

  • 2007

    November 19, 2007- Station adjusts format to New Country, with a new slogan, The Twister 93.3. 

  • 2008

    May, 2008-  KHUS call letters are changed to KTWI.

  • 2011

    December 16, 2011-  KTWI began stunting with Christmas music branded as “Jingle 93.3” and on January 2, 2012, station adjusts format to Classic Country, The Wolf and call letters are changed to KFFF on January 12, 2012.

  • 2022

    Station seeks transmitter move to Summit Media tower, 5002 North 72nd Street, Omaha.  Power to be dropped to 1,000 watts at 1185 feet, remaining as a class C3 station.  The move is from the WOWT auxiliary tower at 35th & Farnam St., which is scheduled for demolition with WOWT’s move to the Kiewit building next door and the pending sale and removal of the existing building, which has been at the same location since 1949.