KUGN (590 kHz) is a commercial AM radio station is owned by Cumulus Media and broadcasts a news/talk format. Licensed to the city of Eugene, Oregon, it serves the Eugene- Springfield media market. KUGN partners with local CBS television affiliate KVAL Channel 13 for breaking news and weather coverage. National news is supplied by Westwood One News, a subsidiary of Cumulus Media.
KUGN broadcasts with 5000 watts, around the clock. By day, the signal is non-directional but at night, KUGN uses a directional signal to protect other stations on 590 kHz. The transmitter is located in Eugene off North Game Farm Road and KUGN's studios and offices are on Executive Parkway.