|City of license||Lakewood, New York|
|Broadcast area||Jamestown NY area|
|Slogan||Kiss FM Todays Best Music|
|First air date||5 September 2000 (as WKSQ-FM)|
|Format||Hot Adult Contemporary|
tribute to WKZA-AM
|Former callsigns||WKSQ-FM (2000-2000)|
|Affiliations||American Top 40 with Ryan Seacrest, Backtrax USA, Randy Jackson's Hit List and Nina Blackwood's New Wave Nation|
|Owner||Cross Country Communications, LLC|
WKZA (106.9 FM) is a radio station broadcasting a Hot Adult Contemporary/Contemporary hit radio format. Licensed to Lakewood, New York, USA, the station serves the Jamestown, New York area. The station is currently owned by Cross Country Communications, LLC; it is one of only two commercial radio stations based in southern Chautauqua County not owned by Media One Group (the other being sister station WLKW-FM in Celoron.
The station originally intended to sign on as WKSQ-FM, as FCC records dated 5 September 2000 indicate. On 9 October 2000, the station changed its call sign to the current WKZA, the call sign made popular by a now defunct AM station in nearby Kane, Pennsylvania. However, the station did not sign on until late November 2000.
Personalities heard on WKZA include Bill Dorrion (KISS-FM Morning Show, who previously had a long association with crosstown rival WWSE), Joel Keefer and the Matt Man. Syndicated programs include American Top 40 with Ryan Seacrest and various shows hosted by Tom Kent. Weather is provided by Mike Cejka of WIVB-TV in Buffalo, New York; the station also operates a local news bureau led by Ryan Hedrick.
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