KXRK

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KXRK (96.3 FM, branded as X96) is a commercial radio station located in Salt Lake City, Utah, United States, broadcasting an alternative rock music format to the Provo, Salt Lake City and Ogden, Utah areas.wikipedia
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Fox News commentator Glenn Beck also worked at K-96 in late 1982 to 1983 when he was 18.
At 18, following his high school graduation, Beck relocated to Provo, Utah, and worked at radio station KAYK.

Farnsworth Peak

Owned by Broadway Media, the station's studios are located in Downtown Salt Lake City and its transmitter site is located southwest of the city on Farnsworth Peak in the Oquirrh Mountains.

Broadway Media

Owned by Broadway Media, the station's studios are located in Downtown Salt Lake City and its transmitter site is located southwest of the city on Farnsworth Peak in the Oquirrh Mountains.
Their radio station properties include KUDD, KXRK, KEGA, KYMV, KUUU, and KALL, after it acquired the stations from Simmons Media in 2014.

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The new station was owned by Acme Broadcasting, which had been organized by a group of DJs and managers who left KJQ in a programming dispute.
Re-dubbed "X96" in February 1992, KXRK raided much of KJQ's talent.

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KXRK (96.3 FM, branded as X96) is a commercial radio station located in Salt Lake City, Utah, United States, broadcasting an alternative rock music format to the Provo, Salt Lake City and Ogden, Utah areas.

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KXRK (96.3 FM, branded as X96) is a commercial radio station located in Salt Lake City, Utah, United States, broadcasting an alternative rock music format to the Provo, Salt Lake City and Ogden, Utah areas.

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KXRK (96.3 FM, branded as X96) is a commercial radio station located in Salt Lake City, Utah, United States, broadcasting an alternative rock music format to the Provo, Salt Lake City and Ogden, Utah areas.

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KXRK (96.3 FM, branded as X96) is a commercial radio station located in Salt Lake City, Utah, United States, broadcasting an alternative rock music format to the Provo, Salt Lake City and Ogden, Utah areas.

Provo, Utah

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KXRK (96.3 FM, branded as X96) is a commercial radio station located in Salt Lake City, Utah, United States, broadcasting an alternative rock music format to the Provo, Salt Lake City and Ogden, Utah areas.

Ogden, Utah

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KXRK (96.3 FM, branded as X96) is a commercial radio station located in Salt Lake City, Utah, United States, broadcasting an alternative rock music format to the Provo, Salt Lake City and Ogden, Utah areas.

Downtown Salt Lake City

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Owned by Broadway Media, the station's studios are located in Downtown Salt Lake City and its transmitter site is located southwest of the city on Farnsworth Peak in the Oquirrh Mountains.

Oquirrh Mountains

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Owned by Broadway Media, the station's studios are located in Downtown Salt Lake City and its transmitter site is located southwest of the city on Farnsworth Peak in the Oquirrh Mountains.

Lee Charles Kelley

In 1978–1979, Lee Charles Kelley—who is now a mystery novelist living in New York City—worked the evening shift at K-96, as KXRK was then known, under the name of "Charlie Harris".

Kidd Kraddick

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In 1981, Kidd Kraddick was hired to take over the 6-10 p.m. shift.

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Fox News commentator Glenn Beck also worked at K-96 in late 1982 to 1983 when he was 18.

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In 1988, Marriott Corp sold the station to a local Native American tribe and the station changed to a satellite oldies format as KZOL on September 1, 1988.

Federal Communications Commission

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KMGR has an application pending at the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to move to Humphreys Peak and serve the rest of the Salt Lake market from there, thus also benefiting from the move of KXRK from 96.1 to 96.3.

Redrock Broadcasting

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In April 1998, ownership of the station switched hands from Acme Broadcasting to Simmons Media Group.

Morris Murdock Travel

Simmons, based in Salt Lake City, Utah, owns and operates Simmons Radio in Utah, Western Broadcasting, Simmons Lone Star Media, Simmons Outdoor Media, Simmons Ventures and the most prominent travel-related company in the Western United States, Morris Murdock Travel.

Trolley Square

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The Simmons studios for X96 were located on the corner of Broadway and 2nd West in Salt Lake City, previously located east of Trolley Square at 5th South and 7th East in Salt Lake City in a block known as Trolley Corners.

Salt Palace

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Prior to this it was located across the street from the Salt Palace in a little building known as Arrow Press Square, adjacent to the now demolished club DV8.

Rolling Stone

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In its 2006 summer double issue, Rolling Stone named KXRK one of five "awesome rock outlets" that were thriving in their markets despite a recent contraction in rock radio stations across the United States.