KCCK-FM

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KCCK-FM
City of license Cedar Rapids, Iowa
Slogan All That Jazz 88.3
Frequency 88.3 MHz (also on HD Radio)
First air date September 5, 1972
Format Jazz
ERP 10,000 watts
HAAT 128.0 meters
Class C3
Facility ID 34954
Transmitter coordinates 41°54′33.00″N 91°39′17.00″W / 41.9091667°N 91.6547222°W / 41.9091667; -91.6547222
Affiliations Public Radio International
Owner Kirkwood Community College
Website kcck.org

KCCK-FM is a public radio station licensed to Kirkwood Community College in Cedar Rapids-Iowa City, Iowa. KCCK is Iowa's only jazz radio station.

History[edit]

KCCK started out as a 1972 project in an electronics class at Kirkwood Community College. The same year a license was granted and the station broadcast, albeit sporadically for the first 3 years. In 1975 KUNI donated its 1945 transmitter to KCCK and KCCK built a larger tower.

Broadcasting[edit]

Jazz, Blues,news and informational programming from American Public Media, besides 12 hours of blues and nine hours of new age/ambient, Native American and Celtic music per week.

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