WKKX 1600 is a radio channel which is serving the boundaries of Wheeling, West Virginia, and St. Clairsville, Ohio. The channel can be heard across local regions by tuning to 1600 kHz. The broadcaster also provides local coverage through a translator on the FM frequency of 98.1 MHz. RCK 1 Group, LLC, is the owner company of the radio, which has put a lot of efforts for making the channel a noticeable entity in the market. WKKX 1600 offers programming from news, talk, and sports format and carry some its shows from its affiliates Fox Sports Radio and Cleveland Browns Radio Network.
You can also search the broadcaster by the brand name “AM 1600 WKKX” above the tagline “The Valley’s Watchdog.” The station also airs streaming over the internet for its overseas audience. The day and night operations of the broadcaster need 5,000 watts during the day and 33 watts for the night operations. The channel also has a sister station known as WVLY.
The first signal of the channel was aired in 1963. By the time services of the broadcaster have improved and the quality of its services has become better. Now, The Valley’s Watchdog is a D-class operator with a noticeable audience.