Media in Topeka, Kansas

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The following television and radio stations serve the city of Topeka, Kansas, and surrounding areas.

Television[edit]

Topeka is the 133rd largest television media market in the United States (as ranked by Nielsen).[citation needed] The following is a list of television stations licensed to and/or broadcast from the city.

Display
Channel
Network[1] Callsign[2] City of License Notes
11.1 PBS KTWU Topeka, Kansas -
11.2 MHz WorldView
11.3 Enhance
13.1 CBS WIBW-TV Topeka, Kansas -
13.2 MyNetworkTV/Me-TV
22.1 ZUUS Country KSQA Topeka, Kansas -
22.3 Bounce TV
25.1 BUZZR WROB-LD Topeka, Kansas -
25.2 Justice Network
25.3 Q Network
25.4 Heartland TV Network
25.5 NewsMax TV
25.6 Weather Nation
25.7 MiCasa
25.8 Untamed Sports
25.9 The Works
25.10 This TV!
27.1 NBC KSNT Topeka, Kansas -
27.2 FOX Simulcast of KTMJ-CD
40.1 GCN K40IJ-D Topeka, Kansas -
43.1 FOX KTMJ-CD Topeka, Kansas -
49.1 ABC KTKA-TV Topeka, Kansas -
49.2 - Local weather
49.3 CW -

According to Arbitron, the following Kansas counties are part of Topeka's DMA: Brown, Clay, Cloud, Coffey, Geary, Jackson, Jefferson, Lyon, Marshall, Morris, Nemaha, Osage, Pottawatomie, Riley, Shawnee, Wabaunsee, Washington,

Radio[edit]

Topeka is the 194th largest radio market (as determined by Arbitron). Several radio stations cover the Topeka area, including:

FM Radio[edit]

Frequency Callsign Nickname Format Owner City of License Web site
88.1 KJTY 88.1 Family Life Radio Christian Family Life Communications Topeka, KS [1]
90.3 KBUZ Contemporary Christian Simulcast American Family Association Topeka, KS [2]
91.5 KANU Kansas Public Radio NPR University of Kansas Lawrence, KS [3]
92.5 KCVT Religion Bott Radio Silver Lake, KS [4]
92.9 KMXN 92.9 The Bull Country Great Plains Media Osage City, KS [5]
94.5 WIBW 94-Country Country Morris Communications Topeka, KS [6]
95.7 KCHZ 95-7 The Vibe CHR/Rhythmic Cumulus Broadcasting Ottawa, KS [7]
96.5 KRBZ-FM The Buzz Alternative Rock Entercom Kansas City Mission, KS

[8]

98.9 KQRC-FM The Rock Active Rock Entercom Kansas City Mission, KS

[9]

99.3 KWIC-FM The Eagle Classic Rock Cumulus Broadcasting Topeka, KS
100.3 KDVV V100 Classic/Active Rock Cumulus Broadcasting Topeka, KS

[10]

102.9 KTOP-FM US-103 Classic Country Cumulus Broadcasting St. Marys, KS
105.5 KKJO K-Jo 105-5 Hot AC Eagle Radio Inc St. Joseph, MO

[11]

105.9 KKSW Lazer 105.9 Hot Adult Contemporary/Modern Great Plains Media Lawrence, KS [12]
106.9 KTPK Country Legends Classic Country JMJ Topeka, KS

[13]

107.7 KMAJ Majic 107.7 Adult Contemporary Cumulus Broadcasting Shawnee, KS1 [14]

1 KMAJ has a construction permit to construct a new tower in Shawnee. Upon completion, Majic 107.7 will broadcast from there instead of Topeka, the current city of license.

AM Radio[edit]

Frequency Callsign Nickname Format Owner City of License Web site
580 WIBW News/Sports/Talk Morris Communications Topeka, KS [15]
610 KCSP 610 Sports Sports/Sports Talk Entercom Kansas City, MO [16]
680 KFEQ News/Talk Eagle Radio St. Joseph, MO [17]
710 KCMO Fox News & Talk Radio Talk Susquehanna Radio Kansas City, MO [18]
810 WHB Sports Radio Sports/Sports Talk Union Broadcasting Kansas City, MO [19]
980 KMBZ News Radio News/Talk Entercom Kansas City, MO [20]
1250 KKHK La Super X Español Entercom Kansas City, KS [21]
1440 KMAJ News/Talk/Sports Cumulus Broadcasting Topeka, KS
1490 KTOP K-Top ESPN SPORTS Cumulus Broadcasting Topeka, KS

Market Overlap[edit]

Several more stations from the Kansas City metropolitan area broadcast into Topeka. Most of Kansas City's stations are among those gauged in Aribtron's semi-annual surveys.

Many Topeka stations also penetrate into the eastern counties of the Wichita media market, notably Saline County, which contains Salina, and the counties around Salina.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Stations for Topeka, Kansas". RabbitEars.Info. Retrieved 2011-10-18. 
  2. ^ "TVQ TV Database Query". Federal Communications Commission. Retrieved 2011-05-15. 

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