KJOL (AM)

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KJOL
City of license Grand Junction, Colorado
Broadcast area Grand Junction
Slogan "Hear The Light!"
Frequency 620 kHz
First air date June, 1957
Format Christian radio
Power 5,000 watts day
79 watts night
Class D
Facility ID 21628
Transmitter coordinates 39°7′35″N 108°38′13″W / 39.12639°N 108.63694°W / 39.12639; -108.63694Coordinates: 39°7′35″N 108°38′13″W / 39.12639°N 108.63694°W / 39.12639; -108.63694
Owner United Ministries
Website www.kjol.org

KJOL (620 AM) is a radio station broadcasting a Christian format. Licensed to Grand Junction, Colorado, USA, the station serves the Grand Junction area. The station is owned by United Ministries.[1]

The radio tower for KJOL, shared with KTMM.

History[edit]

The station was assigned the call sign KSTR on 1994-03-01. On 1994-10-12, the station changed its call sign to KKGM and on 1996-09-02 to KBZS. On 1998-01-30 the station became KKGM and on 1998-08-14 KKGJ. On 1998-12-04 the station returned to KSTR and on 1999-03-15 changed again to KRDY. On 2000-08-07 the station changed back to KSTR, and finally on 2001-04-23 the station became the current call letters: KJOL.[2]

Translators[edit]

KJOL is also heard on KJYE AM 1400 in Delta, Colorado and KJOL-FM 91.9 in Montrose, Colorado, as well as translators on 99.5 FM in Grand Junction, Colorado and Paonia & Hotchkiss, Colorado.[3]

Call sign Frequency
(MHz)
City of license ERP
W
Class FCC info
KJYE 1400 Delta, Colorado 1,000 C FCC
KJOL-FM 91.9 Montrose, Colorado 475 A FCC
K258BP 99.5 Grand Junction, Colorado 250 D FCC
K217FY 91.3 Paonia, Colorado 112 D FCC

References[edit]

  1. ^ "KJOL Facility Record". United States Federal Communications Commission, audio division. 
  2. ^ "KJOL Call Sign History". United States Federal Communications Commission, audio division. 
  3. ^ Coverage Area KJOL. Accessed September 23, 2012

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