About KGOU

KGOU Radio is a full service public radio station, licensed to the University of Oklahoma, serving the greater Oklahoma City metropolitan area, towns in Pontotoc, Seminole and Grady counties, and northwestern Oklahoma. Its format is primarily news/talk on weekdays, with jazz, blues, and world music programs on weekends, broadcasting programs from NPR, PRI and other public radio networks. Its broadcast schedule includes programming for a Native American audience.

KGOU is also a broadcast and online news organization (www.kgou.org) providing news coverage of local, state, regional, national and global issues, along with our partner organizations, NPR, and other networks and content providers. KGOU streams broadcast audio over the internet, and provides online audio of programs and news reports.

The staff of KGOU includes 10 full-time and five part-time employees. The station also houses two reporters employed for StateImpact Oklahoma, a collaborative effort of public broadcasters in the state.

KGOU originates from studios located on the campus of the University of Oklahoma and is delivered by four transmitters and three translators to more than one million residents of central, southeastern and northwestern Oklahoma.

Licensee: The Board of Regents of the University of Oklahoma
 

Call Letters: KGOU
City of License: Norman, OK
Frequency: 106.3 FM
On Air Date: January 1, 1983 (as a public radio service)
Transmitter Effective Radiated Power: 6 kilowatts
Height Above Average Terrain: 100 meters
Transmitter Coordinates: 35-17-22 N; 97-21-30 W
Urban Grade Radius (70 dbu): 15 miles (average)
Rural Grade Radius (60 dbu): 20 miles (average)

Call Letters: KROU
City of License: Spencer, OK
Frequency: 105.7 FM
On Air Date: June 28, 1993
Transmitter Effective Radiated Power: 6 kilowatts
Height Above Average Terrain: 195 meters
Transmitter Coordinates: 35-34-07 N; 97-29-20 W
Urban Grade Radius (60 dbu): 15 miles (average)
Rural Grade Radius (54 dbu): 25 miles (average)

Call Letters: K276ET
City of License: Seminole, OK
Frequency: 103.1 FM
On Air Date: July 1, 2007
Transmitter Effective Radiated Power: 0.25 kilowatt
Height Above Average Terrain: 65 meters
Transmitter Coordinates: 35-14-31 N; 96-38-10 W
Urban Grade Radius (60 dbu): 8 miles (average)

Call Letters: K250AU
City of License: Ada, OK
Frequency: 97.9 FM
On Air Date: September 6, 2007
Transmitter Effective Radiated Power: 0.25 kilowatt
Transmitter Coordinates: 34-46-26 N; 96-38-53 W
Urban Grade Radius (60 dbu): 8 miles (average)

Call Letters: K295BL
City of License: Chickasha, OK
Frequency: 106.9 FM
On Air Date: August 2010
Transmitter Effective Radiated Power: 0.25 kilowatt
Transmitter Coordinates: 35-01-48 N; 97-57-21 W
Urban Grade Radius (60 dbu): 8 miles (average)

Call Letters: KWOU
City of License: Woodward, OK
Frequency: 88.1 FM
On Air Date: December 29, 2010
Transmitter Effective Radiated Power: 23.5 kilowatts
Height Above Average Terrain: 224 meters
Transmitter Coordinates: 36-22-31 N; 99-28-31 W
Urban Grade Radius (60 dbu): 31 miles (average)
Rural Grade Radius (54 dbu): 45 miles (average)

Call Letters: KOUA
City of License: Ada, OK
Frequency: 91.9 FM
On Air Date: February 18, 2011
Transmitter Effective Radiated Power: 1.5 kilowatts
Height Above Average Terrain: 81.9 meters 
Transmitter Coordinates: 34-42-30 N 96-44-24 W
Urban Grade Radius (60 dbu): 10 miles (average)
Rural Grade Radius (54 dbu):  15 miles (average)