KEGA

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KEGA
City of license Oakley, Utah
Broadcast area Salt Lake City, Utah
Branding The Eagle
Slogan Utah's Fresh Country
Frequency 101.5 MHz
First air date June 28, 2000
Format Country
Audience share 1.6 (Wi'08, R&R[1])
ERP 89,000 watts
HAAT 647 meters
Class C
Facility ID 89255
Transmitter coordinates 40°52′16″N 110°59′43″W / 40.87111°N 110.99528°W / 40.87111; -110.99528Coordinates: 40°52′16″N 110°59′43″W / 40.87111°N 110.99528°W / 40.87111; -110.99528
Callsign meaning The EaGle
Former callsigns KPKK (2000-2003)
KKIK (2003-2003)
Owner Simmons-Slc, Ls, LLC
Webcast Listen Live
Website 1015theeagle.com

KEGA, branded as 101.5 The Eagle is a country music radio station broadcasting to the Salt Lake City metropolitan area. Licensed to Oakley, Utah, USA, the station is currently owned by Simmons Media Group of Salt Lake City.[2]

History[edit]

The station was assigned the call letters KPKK on 2000-06-28. On 2003-07-03, the station changed its call sign to KKIK. On July 30, 2003, the station became the current KEGA.[3]

Air Staff[edit]

101.5 The Eagle's on-air staff consists of Jon and Amanda from 6a-10a. Jon Watkins has been with the station for five years and also acts as the Program Director of the station. Amanda Jones came from KUTV News and joined the show in July of 2013. From 10a-12p Jon continues an airshift followed by Justin Taylor from 2p-6p. Then Salt Lake radio legend Tracy Chapman takes over from 6p-midnight.

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