KJJP

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search
KJJP
CityAmarillo, Texas
BrandingHigh Plains Public Radio
Frequency105.7 MHz
First air dateDecember 6, 1991[1]
FormatPublic radio; News, Classical music, Jazz
ERP43,000 watts
HAAT160 meters (520 ft)
ClassC2
Facility ID33273
Transmitter coordinates35°17′33″N 101°50′48″W / 35.29250°N 101.84667°W / 35.29250; -101.84667 (KJJP)
Former callsignsKAEZ (1991-2004)[2]
AffiliationsNational Public Radio
American Public Media
Public Radio International
WFMT
OwnerKanza Society, Inc.
(Kanza Society, Inc.)
WebcastStream
Websitehppr.org

KJJP (105.7 FM) is a radio station licensed to Amarillo, Texas. The station is owned by Kanza Society, Inc., and is an affiliate of the High Plains Public Radio network.

History[edit]

The station began broadcasting December 6, 1991, airing an easy listening format, and held the call sign KAEZ.[1][3] It adopted a soft AC format in 1993.[4] In 1999, the station was sold to KXOJ, Inc. for $750,000, and it adopted a Christian contemporary format.[5][6] The station was branded "The Breeze".[7]

In 2004, the station was sold to Kanza Society Inc. for $1.25 million and it became an affiliate of High Plains Public Radio.[8][9] On October 8, 2004, its call sign was changed to KJJP.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Broadcasting & Cable Yearbook 1993, Broadcasting & Cable, 1993. p. B-339. Retrieved June 19, 2019.
  2. ^ a b Call Sign History, fcc.gov. Retrieved June 19, 2019.
  3. ^ "Format Changes", The M Street Journal. Vol. 8, No. 50. December 16, 1991. p. 1. Retrieved June 19, 2019.
  4. ^ "Format Changes", The M Street Journal. Vol. 10, No. 9. March 3, 1993. p. 2. Retrieved June 19, 2019.
  5. ^ "Transactions", Radio & Records. September 17, 1999. pp. 6, 8. Retrieved June 19, 2019.
  6. ^ "Format Changes & Updates", The M Street Journal. Vol. 16, No. 46. November 17, 1999. p. 2. Retrieved June 19, 2019.
  7. ^ "The Breeze 105.7". KAEZ. Archived from the original on September 28, 2002. Retrieved June 19, 2019.
  8. ^ "Transactions", Radio Business Report. Volume 21, Issue 116. June 15, 2004. Retrieved June 19, 2019.
  9. ^ "Signal Map". High Plains Public Radio. Archived from the original on December 6, 2004. Retrieved June 19, 2019.

External links[edit]