Radio station KIT begins broadcasting on April 8, 1929.

  • By Eric L. Flom
  • Posted 2/04/2003
  • HistoryLink.org Essay 5164
On April 8, 1929, KIT radio in Yakima first hits the airwaves. KIT is the first commercial radio station in the south central area of Washington state.

Sources: “Radio Station KIT -- Yakima, Washington,” Puget Sound Pipeline Online, (www.pstos.org/instruments/wa/yakima/kit-radio.htm).

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