On November 9, 2021, Community Radio, Inc., LICENSEE of KAWX-LP, 93.1 FM,Mena, Arkansas, filed an application with the Federal Communications Commission for a new Non Commercial FM Station. Members of the public wishing to view this application or obtain information about how to file comments and petitions on the application can visit the FCC website by cliking here.
On December 22, 2021 the Federal Communications Commission granted a Construction Permit to Community Radio, Inc. for the purpose of building a Class A FM, non commercial, full power radio station in Mena, AR to operate on 89.3 MHz with an Effective Radiated Power of 1,800 Watts. The Construction Permit can be viewed on the FCC website by clicking here.
The Board of Directors of Community Radio, Inc. plan to have the full power station on the air by the end of 2022, or as funds are available for a new, higher powered transmitter and antenna. There will be no significant changes in programming, other than the addition of more live and local information segments, like local news and weather.
For additional information, or to make comments, email firstname.lastname@example.org or use the "Contact" tab at KAWX.ORG.