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City of license Murphy, North Carolina
Slogan "Country GOLD!"
Frequency 1320 kHz
Format Classic Country
Class D
Facility ID 10829
Transmitter coordinates 35°6′42.00″N 84°0′31.00″W / 35.11167°N 84.00861°W / 35.11167; -84.00861
Callsign meaning Kim, Ronnie and Kathy, children of former owner Jim Childress[1].
Affiliations Classic Country (radio network), Associated Press
Owner Radford Communications, Inc.
(Radford Communications, Inc.)

WKRK (1320 AM) is a radio station broadcasting a Classic Country format in addition to Southern Gospel music. Licensed to Murphy, North Carolina, USA. The station has been owned by Radford Communications, Inc. since July 20, 1995 and features Classic Country (radio network) music format, a popular Buy/Sell/Trade talkshow called PartyLine and Associated Press Radio News. The music format and station name is "Country GOLD!"

Radford Communications, Inc. is Corporation who owns and operates WKRK Radio and consists of Tim Radford (President), Ab Radford (Vice President), and Opal Radford (Secretary/Treasurer).

The Headquarters and main studios of WKRK are located in Murphy, North Carolina and transmits with other AM broadcasting stations at 1320 AM, Cable television Channel 25 (WKRK's WeatherCenter) in Cherokee County, North Carolina, and around the world at

WKRK's business office is located at 427 Hill Street, Murphy, NC 28906. WKRK's main telephone number is (828) 837-1320.

WKRK's broadcast signal via radio reaches listeners in Western North Carolina, North Georgia, and East Tennessee. Daytime coverage map is located at


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