- KAUS (AM)
Infobox Radio station
name = KAUS AM
city = Austin,
Mower County, Minnesota
slogan = "Voice of Mower County"
frequency = 1480 kHz
power = 1,000
class = B
facility_id = 50677
coordinates = coord|43|37|20|N|92|59|26|W|region:US_type:city
former_callsigns = KAAL
Three Eagles Communications
licensee = Three Eagles of Luverne, Inc.
KATE, KAUS-FM, KCPI
website = http://www.kaus.com/
KAUS (1480 AM) is a
radio stationthat broadcasts a news and information format. Licensed to Austin, Minnesota, U.S., the station serves the Mower County area. The station is currently owned by Three Eagles Communications.
KAUS' transmitter site is adjacent to its studios south of Austin. It originally began broadcasting with the call letters of KAAL and housed the earliest incarnation of the television station known today as
KAAL-TV(formerly KAUS-TV) in its rural Austin studios.
The radio station's notable personality is "Champagne" Duane Germaine whose tenure at the station has has surpassed all others. The station formerly broadcast a full-service format focusing exclusively on the rural area surrounding Austin and providing timely weather and crop market updates as well as local sports coverage but under the ownership of
Three Eagles Communications, programming after the 2 PM hour is mainly syndicated fare including Bill O'Reilly's Radio Factor and Jim Bohannon.
* [http://www.kaus.com/ KAUS official website]
*AM station data|KAUS
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