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|City of license||Oelwein, Iowa|
|Broadcast area||Waterloo-Cedar Falls area|
|Branding||AM 950 KOEL|
|Slogan||"News - AG - Sports and Country Legends"|
|Power||5,000 watts (day)
500 watts (night)
(Cumulus Licensing, LLC)
|Sister stations||KCRR, KKHQ, KOEL-FM|
KOEL (950 AM) is US a radio station serving Waterloo, Cedar Falls and surrounding cities with a news/talk format. The station broadcasts on AM frequency 950 kHz and is under the ownership of Cumulus Media. Despite different owners and affiliations, KOEL-AM and KWWL-TV maintain a strong partnership, as KWWL has NBC Weather Plus as their DT-2 affiliate.
On weekdays, KOEL-AM broadcasts news/talk programming as well as local agriculture business, sports reports, community calendar, lunch specials and stock market reports, with ABC News broadcast on the hour, along with Oelwein Huskies play by play.
At weekends, KOEL has brief news breaks from ABC News with home improvement tips, field and stream radio, and classic country music (when not in special programming mode).
- Liz Brown - program director/farm director
- Roger King - news director
- Chad Allen - sports director/production director
- AM 950 KOEL - Official Site
- Query the FCC's AM station database for KOEL
- Radio-Locator Information on KOEL
- Query Arbitron's AM station database for KOEL