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Media in Tulsa, Oklahoma

This is a summary of mass communications media in Tulsa, Oklahoma.

Contents

  • Radio 1
    • FM radio 1.1
    • AM radio 1.2
  • Television 2
  • Newspapers 3
  • Cinema 4
  • References 5

Radio

Tulsa is the 65th largest radio market in the country. The following is a partial list of radio stations serving the Tulsa area.

FM radio

Freq. Callsign Nickname Format Owner Web site
88.7 KWTU Classical 88.7, KWTU Classical University of Tulsa [1]
89.1 Air1 Christian Rock
89.5 KWGS Public Radio Tulsa NPR/BBC University of Tulsa [2]
90.1 KJZT-LP Faith and Family! Contemporary Christian Tulsa Community Radio, Inc [3]
91.3 KRSC RSU Radio KRSC-FM 91.3 College Radio Rogers State University [4]
92.1 KTBT 92.1 The Beat Rhythmic Top 40 Clear Channel [5]
92.9 KBEZ 92.9 Bob FM Adult Hits Journal Communications [6]
94.1 KTSO 94.1 The Sound Classic rock Times-Shamrock Communications [7]
95.5 KWEN K95.5FM Country Music Cox Radio [8]
96.5 KRAV-FM Mix 96 Hot Adult Contemporary/Adult Hit Music Cox Radio [9]
97.5 KMOD-FM KMOD Rock Clear Channel Communications [10]
98.5 KVOO-FM 98.5 KVOO Country Music Journal Communications [11]
99.5 KXBL Big Country 99.5 Classic Country music Journal Communications [12]
100.9 KXOJ KXOJ Christian Contemporary Music KXOJ Inc. [13]
101.5 KIZS La Preciosa Spanish Clear Channel
102.3 KRMG-FM KRMG 102.3 News/Talk Cox Radio [14]
103.3 KJSR 103.3 "The Eagle" Classic rock Cox Radio [15]
104.5 KMYZ Z104.5 "The Edge" Alternative rock Times-Shamrock Communications [16]
105.3 KJMM 105 K-Jamz Urban Contemporary Perry Broadcasting Company Inc. [17]
106.1 KTGX 106.1 The Twister Hot Country Clear Channel [18]
106.9 KHTT 106.9 K-Hits Contemporary Hits/Top-40 Journal Communications [19]
107.5 KOSN Oklahoma Public Radio NPR Oklahoma State University [20]

AM radio

Freq. Callsign Nickname Format Owner Website
740 KRMG News/Talk 740, KRMG News/Talk Cox Radio [21]
970 KCFO KCFO Religious/Gospel Music KCFO [22]
1050 KGTO The Touch 1050 Urban Adult Contemporary, Talk Perry Broadcasting Company Inc. [23]
1170 KFAQ Talk Radio 1170 KFAQ News/Talk Journal Communications [24]
1270 KRVT Que Buena 1270 Spanish Gaytan Broadcasting, LLC [25]
1300 KAKC The Buzz (ESPN Radio) Sports Clear Channel [26]
1340 KJMU Latin Music LA Lay
1380 KMUS Radio Disney Pre-Teen/Children ABC Radio [27]
1430 KTBZ The Buzz (Fox Sports) Sports Clear Channel [28]
1530 KTXD Que Buena Spanish Gaytan Broadcasting, LLC [29]
1550 KYAL Sports Animal (Simulcast of WWLS-640/104.9 in Oklahoma City) Sports Michael Perry Stevens [30]

Television

Tulsa

is the 59th largest TV market in the United States (as ranked by Nielsen and Arbitron).

Channel (Analog/HD) Callsign Network Owner Web site
2/8 KJRH-TV NBC E.W. Scripps Company [31]
6/55 KOTV-TV/DT CBS Griffin Communications [32]
8/10 KTUL-TV/DT ABC Sinclair Broadcast Group [33]
11/38 KOED-TV PBS Oklahoma Educational Television Authority [34]
17/15 KDOR-TV TBN Trinity Broadcasting Network [35]
19 KQCW-DT The CW Griffin Communications [36]
23/22 KOKI-TV/DT FOX Cox Media Group [37]
35/36 KRSU-TV Educational Rogers State University [38]
41/42 KMYT-TV/DT MyNetworkTV Cox Media Group [39]
44/28 KTPX-TV ION Television ION Media Networks [40]
47/48 KWHB-TV/DT Religious LeSea Broadcasting [41]
51 KXAP-LD/DT Estrella TV Las Americas Supermercado [42]
53/49 KGEB-TV/DT Religious Oral Roberts University [43]

Newspapers

Tulsa's leading newspaper is the daily Tulsa World, the second most widely circulated newspaper in Oklahoma (after The Oklahoman) with a 2006 Sunday circulation of 189,789.[1] Urban Tulsa, another large publication, is a weekly newspaper covering entertainment and cultural events. Covering primarily economic events and stocks, the Tulsa Business Journal caters to Tulsa's business sector. Other publications include the Oklahoma Indian Times, the Tulsa Daily Commerce and Legal News, the Tulsa Beacon, This Land Press, and the Tulsa Free Press. Until 1992, the Tulsa Tribune served as a daily major newspaper competing with the Tulsa World. The paper was acquired by the Tulsa World that year.[2]

Cinema

Feature films shot in the Tulsa region include the Francis Ford Coppola productions The Outsiders and Rumble Fish (both released in 1983), as well as "Weird Al" Yankovic's UHF (1989), Tulsa (1949), All-American Murder (1992), The Frighteners (1996), Phenomenon (1996), Keys to Tulsa (1997), and Tim Blake Nelson's Eye of God (1997).

References

  1. ^ "2006 Top 100 Daily Newspapers in the U.S. by Circulation" (PDF). BurrellesLuce. 2006. Retrieved 2007-03-02. 
  2. ^ "The Tulsa Tribune". Soylent Communications. 2006. Retrieved 2007-05-07. 
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