- Radio Nueva Vida
Radio Nueva Vida ("New Life") is a Spanish-Christian radio network located in California, United States. It is owned and operated by The Association for Community Education, Inc. a California non-profit 501 (c) 3 organization established in 1981. Radio Nueva Vida does not affiliate itself with any church. This network of stations has the capacity of broadcasting all over the US via a satellite provider, and over the Internet.
Radio Nueva Vida began broadcasting on
January 18, 1987after building radio station KMRO90.3 FM in Camarillo, California. In 1996additional full-service stations were added to the network to serve Bakersfield and Kern County ( KGZO90.9 FM) and Fresno and surrounding counties (KEYQ 980 AM). It added additional FM repeater stations, which cover the cities of: Salinas, San Bernardino, Santa Ana, Victorville, Indio, Palm Springs, Soledad, Los Banos, San Fernando Valley, Colton, Coachella, Desert Center, Lancaster, Santa Barbara, King City, Santa Maria and Redmond, Oregon.
2000and 2001, Nueva Vida underwent a major expansion acquiring three full-power AM stations, all in California, that had been broadcasting in English. They were KLTX1390AM (Long Beach/ Los Angelesarea), KEZY1240AM (Riverside/San Bernardino and the Inland Empire), and KSDO1130AM ( San Diego). All three stations had been owned by major corporations, KLTX and KEZY by Salem Communicationsand KSDO by Chase Media with a joint sales agreement with Clear Channel Communications.
Programming & Publication
Radio Nueva Vida's programming is Spanish-Christian format of music and talk. It's 'In House' programs target the Hispanic community and its current needs. "The Sembrador Informativo" is the monthly newsletter mailed to its supporters and listeners.
Means of support
Radio Nueva Vida - a non-profit organization- is listener supported and its listeners supporters are called "Sembradores" (Seed Sowers).
Radio Nueva Vida has produced a number of large gatherings entitled: "Encounters" with God at "The Forum" in Los Angeles, "El Toreo of Tijuana" and in Bakersfield, Fresno, San Bernardino and San Diego.
* [http://www.nuevavida.com Radio Nueva Vida website]
* [http://www.nuevavida.com/extras/informativo Radio Nueva Vida's Newsletter]
* [http://www.radio-locator.com/cgi-bin/info?call=KMRO&service=FM Radio Locator]
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