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Central Oregon’s home for America’s most popular talk radio personalities is 104.5 FM | 1340 AM News Radio KBNW. 

We feature the latest local, national, and international news on weekday mornings during This Morning with Gordon Deal.  Middays features the Clay Travis and Buck Sexton Show following by the Sean Hannity Show (the number one talk show in America).  The Glenn Beck program drives listeners home, and The Joe Pags Show entertains listers during the evening.

We present ABC Information Network News at the top and bottom of each hour, and local news from longtime Central Oregon news anchor/reporter Bill Baker. 

Call Letters: KBNW-AM
Frequency: 104.5 FM, 1340 AM and KQAK-FM HD 2
Format: News/Talk
Slogan: 104.5 FM | 1340 AM News Radio KBNW
Power: 1,000 watts days; 500 watts nights


Programs:  This Morning with Gordon Deal, The Clay Travis & Buck Sexton Show, The Sean Hannity Show, The Glenn Beck Program, The Joe Pags Show, Ground Zero with Clyde Lewis, Red Eye Radio, PNW Ag Network

Market: Central Oregon (Bend-Redmond-Prineville)
City of License: Bend, Oregon
National Rep Firm: Gen Media Partners

Horizon Broadcasting Group, LLC owns and/or operates five radio stations in Central Oregon, along with the web portal

854 NE 4th Street
Bend, OR 97701

854 NE 4th Street
Bend, OR 97701

Studio Line: 541-323-1340
Business Office: 541-383-3825
NewsTip Hotline: 541-323-NEWS (6397)

General Comments: KBNW News (click through to
Advertising Questions: Sales Manager (click through to
Public Service Announcements:  PSA (click through to

HOURS: 104.5 | 1340 News Radio KBNW office hours are Monday – Friday 9 am – 4 pm, except holidays.

PUBLIC SERVICE ANNOUNCEMENTS: Due to the volume of requests, Public Service Announcements (PSA’s) must be received 3 weeks in advance for consideration for air. In addition, we cannot guarantee a reply that your PSA will be aired or the frequency of your message.

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