580 KIDO is an AM broadcaster based at 827 E Park Blvd. in Boise, Nampa, Idaho. The channel aims to provide the latest coverage from not only local community but also from other sides of the world. The power utilized by the channel during its regular programming hours is about 5000 watts. Its translator K298CN airs the contents on the frequency of 107.5. Some other sister stations of the radio include KCIX, KFXD, KAWO, KSAS-FM, and KXLT-FM. Townsquare Media owns this network of broadcasters.
The first signal of the channel was broadcasted on 17th of May 1920. Previously, 580 KIDO was called in the market by various names like KFXD, KFAU, KBKK, KFXD. These all callsigns were adopted by the channel in a different time period. From 1930 to 1941 the broadcaster aired its contents on the frequency of 1200 kHz while after 1941 to 1947, its licensed frequency was 1230 kHz. Currently used call letter of the station is driven from “K IDahO”.
Also read WNVZ 104.5
The station adopts the slogan of “Idaho’s First Radio Station” and prove it’s by providing the quality news updates. The contents delivered by the station are mostly related to weather, sports, traffic updates, music, and other related stuff. Many of these shows are affiliated with Fox News Radio, Premiere Networks, TheBlaze Network, and Westwood One Network. People from all over the world also connect it on social media.
580 KIDO Programming
|Kevin Miller in the Morning||Glenn Beck||Dave Ramsey|
|Sean Hannity||Lars Larson||Clyde Lewis|
|George Noory – Coast To Coast||This Morning||Idaho Insights|
|Luther Hour||Best of Kevin Miller Show||Glenn Beck|
The official portal of the channel over the web is kidotalkradio.cm