||Commonwealth Communications L.L.C.
||Southwest Montana Radio Network
||KHKR-FM, East Helena
KHKR-FM serves the Helena Valley on 104.1 MHz from the North Hill
Electronic Site, elevation 4960 feet MSL.
The building is owned by Highline Radio Fellowship. The land
is leased from Sieben Ranch Company. The left tower supports
a 6-bay antenna for 103.1 KVCM-FM and a panel antenna for KUSM-TV49.
Right tower supports a 3-bay ERI antenna for 104.1 KHKR-FM.
The KHKR transmitter is an aging McMartin Model BF-3M. On the
right is a transmitter for KUSM-TV, on channel 49.
The equipment rack to the left of the transmitter holds
the Moseley PCL-505/C STL receiver, a Sine Systems RFC-1B
remote control, a CSI power metering panel, and the McMartin
BFM-8000 Exciter. Below that is a microwave receiver for Corban
Communications, the common carrier that brings KUSM-TV from
Bozeman to the Helena Valley, 29-May-2001.
Engineering Apprentice Kelly Smail logs the operating parameters
of the KHKR transmitter, 29-May-2001.
Big Kick 104 morning show host Kurt Kittelson.
This page updated 14-Mar-2016.