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KESJ 1550 AM
KESJ ESPNStJoseph logo.png
CitySt. Joseph, Missouri
Broadcast areaKansas City area
Branding1550 ESPN St. Joseph
Frequency1550 kHz
First air date1947
Power2,500 watts (day)
500 watts (night)
Facility ID8767
Transmitter coordinates39°42′23″N 94°44′36″W / 39.70639°N 94.74333°W / 39.70639; -94.74333Coordinates: 39°42′23″N 94°44′36″W / 39.70639°N 94.74333°W / 39.70639; -94.74333
AffiliationsESPN Radio
OwnerEagle Communications, Inc.
WebcastListen Live
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KESJ1550 AM is a radio station broadcasting a Sports format. Located near St. Joseph, Missouri, United States, the station also serves the Kansas City area. The station is owned by Eagle Communications, Inc and features programming from ESPN Radio.[1]

The 1550 frequency originally debuted as KKJO in 1947. KKJO launched an FM counterpart in 1960 which was renamed KUSN in 1966 and KSFT in 1974. The two stations swapped callsigns in 1988 with KSFT becoming the AM station. It had gone oldies, but now broadcasts sports talk as St. Louis Cardinals baseball and Northwest Missouri State University sports.

The station changed call letters to KESJ in late August 2009.


  1. ^ "KESJ Facility Record". United States Federal Communications Commission, audio division.

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