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The Essentials

Call Letters: WKRT
Frequency: 89.3fm
City of License: Richmond
Metro(s): Richmond
Power: 4200 watts at 188 feet (Class B1)
Format: Contemporary Christian
Address: 1425 N. Market Blvd, Suite 9, Sacramento, CA 95834-1939
Address: 8120 Knue Road, Indianapolis, IN 46250-1937
Phone: 800.434.8400
Phone: 317.570.3122
Ownership: Educational Media Foundation
Web Presence:

Station Personnel


Mornings: Amy Baumann (6am - 11am)
Mornings: Mike Kankelfritz ("Kankelfritz") (6am - 11am)
Mornings: Skip Mahaffey ("Skip") (6am - 11am) (October 2016 - Current) (From mornings at KPLX in Dallas, Texas)
Middays: Kelli Caldwell (11am - 4pm)
Evenings: Scott Smith (4pm - 9pm)
Overnights: Larry Wayne (9pm - 3am)
Overnights: Monika Kelly (3am - 6am)



GM: James C. King (Stepped down from parent WVXU in Cincinnati, Ohio, at the end of 2004.)
GM: Vickie Jones
Chief Engineer: Jay Crawford
PD: George Zahn (1980 - 2005) (Now GM of WLHS and WMKV in Cincinnati, Ohio)
News Director: Ann Thompson



Mornings: Craig West (6am - 11am) (November 4, 2011 - May 2016)

Station History

89.3fm signed on December 24, 1988.


WVXR simulcast Cincinnati, Ohio's WVXU. Owned by WVXU parent Xavier University. Studios were at Xavier University, 3800 Victory Parkway, Cincinnati, OH 45207-1035, with no local Richmond area presence. Religious format.



WKRT airs the K-LOVE Radio Network format.

For Further Reading...

"For the Record." Broadcasting & Cable 115, no. 10 (1988): 69.

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