93.7 FM, Firth (Lincoln)
First Air Date: July 5, 2010
Operating Power: 300 watts
Original Call Letters: KOLB
Format: Religious (Catholic)
General Manager: Jim Carroll
Date of FCC Issue: July 25, 2007
Issued To: VSS Catholic Communications
Through the Years
VSS Catholic Communications is granted an FM frequency at 93.7, licensed to Firth, NE (Lincoln rimshot). Call letters: KOLB (station is a satellite operation of KVSS 102.3 FM, Omaha, NE).
Transmitter site: 7800 Olive Creek Road, 3 miles north of Firth, NE. 300 watts at 233 feet.
May 26, 2011- VSS Catholic Communications sells KOLB 93.7 FM to Home Field Communications for $250,000. Buyers: Ron Romero, Chairman 60%, Jim Keck, General Manager 40%.
Station is taken off air for the time being in order to be upgraded.
July 25, 2011- Call letter change to KNTK “The Ticket”. (KOLB call letters are transferred to VSS Catholic Communications station “Spirit Catholic Radio” at 88.3 FM in Hartington, NE.
August 8, 2011- KNTK construction permit is completed. Power is increased from 300 watts to 6,000 watts. Studios: 330 N. 48th, Suite 300, Lincoln, NE. Format: Sports
September 23, 2011- License is granted to Home Field Communications.
May 14, 2021-Home Field Communications sells KNTK to BDP Communications ( Rebecca Pearson) for $450,000.
June 1, 2021- Pending approval of sale, BDP Communications enters into a Local Marketing Agreement with Home Field Communications.
August 13, 2021- FCC license transfer is approved.