|City of license||Cape Girardeau, Missouri|
|Branding||Cape Radio 1550|
|First air date||1951|
|Power||5,000 watts (day)
48 watts (night)
|Callsign meaning||KAPE (as in Cape Girardeau)|
|Former callsigns||KGMO (1951-1986)
|Affiliations||Fox Sports Radio, Fox News Radio, Motor Racing Network, Salem Communications|
|Owner||Withers Broadcasting Companies
(Withers Broadcasting Company of Missouri, LLC)
|Sister stations||KBHI, KBXB, KGMO, KJXX, KREZ, KRHW, KYRX, WKIB|
KAPE (1550 AM, "Cape Radio 1550") is an American radio station licensed to serve the community of Cape Girardeau, Missouri. The station is owned by Withers Broadcasting Companies and the broadcast license is held by Withers Broadcasting Company of Missouri, LLC.
The station was assigned the call sign "KAPE" by the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) on March 2, 1987. Originally licensed as "KGMO" when it signed on in 1951, it was assigned "KEWI" on April 14, 1986, and "KKPE" on May 1, 1986.
KAPE broadcasts a news/talk/sports radio format. The station features programming from Fox Sports Radio, Fox News Radio and Salem Communications. As of February 2012[update], syndicated programming includes weekday talk shows hosted by Don Imus, Glenn Beck, Laura Ingraham, Lou Dobbs, Jason Lewis, John Gibson, and Dennis Miller.
KAPE programming is also carried on a broadcast translator station to extend or improve the coverage area of the station.
|City of license||ERP
|K262AX||100.3 FM||Cape Girardeau, Missouri||193||D||FCC|
- KAPE official website
- Query the FCC's AM station database for KAPE
- Radio-Locator Information on KAPE
- Query Nielsen Audio's AM station database for KAPE