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WKTP logo.jpg
City of license Jonesborough, Tennessee
Branding ESPN Tri Cities
Frequency 1590 kHz
Translator(s) 97.7 W249AH (Johnson City)
Format Sports
Power 5,000 watts fulltime
Class B
Facility ID 27498
Transmitter coordinates 36°19′54.00″N 82°28′27.00″W / 36.3316667°N 82.4741667°W / 36.3316667; -82.4741667Coordinates: 36°19′54.00″N 82°28′27.00″W / 36.3316667°N 82.4741667°W / 36.3316667; -82.4741667
Former callsigns WQLS (1987)
WUSJ (1987-1988)
Affiliations ESPN Radio
Owner Glenwood Communications Corporation
(Holston Valley Broadcasting Corporation)
Webcast Listen Live
Website wkptam.com

WKTP (1590 AM) is a radio station broadcasting a sports format.[1] Licensed to Jonesborough, Tennessee, USA, the station is currently owned by Glenwood Communications Corporation (though subsidiary Holston Valley Broadcasting Corporation) and features programing from ESPN Radio.[2]


WJSO once played Top 40. Eventually, it became WKTP and simulcast WKPT (AM).


  1. ^ "Station Information Profile". Arbitron. Winter 2010. Retrieved 2010-03-25. 
  2. ^ "WKTP Facility Record". United States Federal Communications Commission, audio division. Retrieved 2010-03-25. 

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