KSJE

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KSJE
KSJE-FM logo.png
City Farmington, New Mexico
Broadcast area Four Corners
Slogan "Cultural Beacon of the Four Corners!"
Frequency 90.9 MHz
First air date 1992
Format Classical
ERP 15,000 watts
HAAT 119 meters (390 feet)
Class C3
Facility ID 58863
Transmitter coordinates 36°41′52.00″N 108°13′14.00″W / 36.6977778°N 108.2205556°W / 36.6977778; -108.2205556
Callsign meaning San Juan Educational
Affiliations Public Radio International
Owner San Juan College
Webcast Listen Live
Website ksje.com

KSJE (90.9 FM) is a non-commercial radio station licensed to serve Farmington, New Mexico, United States. The station is owned by San Juan College. In addition to its conventional broadcast signal, local programming on KSJE is also available live as streaming audio and recorded as a downloadable podcast.[1]

KSJE is a member of the New Mexico Broadcasters Association.[2] It broadcasts a classical music format and features programming from Public Radio International.[3]

History[edit]

This station received its original construction permit from the Federal Communications Commission on April 18, 1988.[4] The new station was assigned the call letters KSJE by the FCC on June 8, 1988.[5] After receiving an extension to its original permit, KSJE received its license to cover from the FCC on December 9, 1992.[6]

Honors and awards[edit]

In April 2001, Constance Gotsch and KSJE received the first place award for "Best Interview or Talk Show" from the New Mexico Press Women, an affiliate of the National Federation of Press Women, at their annual conference in Gallup, New Mexico.[7]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "College station brings listeners into technology age". The Farmington Daily Times. November 10, 2007. 
  2. ^ "Broadcast Directory". New Mexico Broadcasters Association. 
  3. ^ "Station Information Profile". Arbitron. 
  4. ^ "Application Search Details (BPED-19870202MD)". FCC Media Bureau. April 18, 1988. 
  5. ^ "Call Sign History". FCC Media Bureau CDBS Public Access Database. 
  6. ^ "Application Search Details (BLED-19901108KB)". FCC Media Bureau. December 9, 1992. 
  7. ^ "Journal Chiapas Series Wins Top Award". Albuquerque Journal. April 29, 2001. 

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