Station Spotlight: KCSI/KOAK
Brownfield’s Red Oak, Iowa affiliate radio stations have partnered with us for nearly 3 decades. We are so proud to have Country station KCSI 95.3 FM/KOAK 1080 AM as part of the Brownfield Ag News family!
Here are a few things you might like to know about this great station!
How long has your station been on the air?
Jerry and Marilyn Dietz bought KCSI /KOAK radio in 1994. KOAK had been on the air for many years before that as just an AM station.
How long have you been a Brownfield affiliate?
What Brownfield programs do you air?
Daily ag and market reports, as well as specialty programs such as 4-H week FFA week, and Ag Week
Tell us about the services your station provides.
We take pride in being a family owned and operated community radio station. We feature weekly interviews with students from many area schools about programs and activities. We spotlight lots of community event interviews, high school sports broadcasts and video streaming, and generally try to do whatever we can to help the communities we serve.
Tell us about your community involvement.
We work closely with many Southwest Iowa area Chambers to promote their events and activities. We broadcast and stream many community events, parades, and activities. In addition to Chambers, as mentioned earlier, we work with many schools and community clubs and organizations.
Tell us about any involvement you have, or coverage you provide, to any agriculture related groups.
We actively cover 6 area county fairs through pre-fair, fair board interviews, participant interviews during the fairs, and live coverage. For the last three years, we have been live video streaming county fair livestock shows from those 6 SW Iowa counties.
What other Learfield IMG College networks or services are you affiliated with?
Iowa Hawkeyes Sports
Anything else you would like to tell us?
We are proud to have been listener voted the best radio station in Southwest Iowa in 2020 and 2021. We strive to provide accurate area news and professional sports coverage and positive entertainment to our listeners.