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KPLA
City of license Columbia, MO
Broadcast area Columbia/Jefferson City, Missouri
Branding "Soft Rock 101.5 KPLA"
Slogan "Real Music Variety"
Frequency 101.5 MHz
First air date February 1983 to present
Format Adult Contemporary
Former callsigns KARO-FM, K102
Owner Cumulus Broadcasting
Sister stations KBBM, KBXR, KFRU, KJMO, KLIK, KOQL, KZJF
Webcast Listen Live
Website 101.5 KPLA Online

KPLA (101.5 FM) refers to a Cumulus radio station in Columbia, Missouri. KPLA first started out as 101.7 KARO-FM, an "easy listening" station in February 1983. Since 1986 it has consistently been a top-three radio station in the market, playing "soft rock." KPLA broadcasts from the highest tower in Columbia, Missouri, reaching 70 miles within mid-Missouri.

Programming

Playing soft rock music from the 70s, 80s, 90s and 2K, KPLA remains one of the top-three radio stations in Columbia after 25 years on-the-air. Notable weekday programming on the station includes "Chris and Monica in the Morning" co-hosted by Monica Senecal and 30-year radio veteran Chris Kellogg. Each weekday from 6:00 a.m. until 10:00 a.m., Chris & Monica share relateable experiences of their own lives and provide the latest news. KPLA listeners are regularly featured on the show with "KPLA Listener Talkback" and the daily "KPLA 5 Question Quiz." Other weekday programming includes "Devin Bell and the At-Work Music Mix" from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.; "The Ride Home with Billy Brian" from 3:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m; syndicated host Delilah from 7:00 p.m. to Midnight; and syndicated host John Tesh from Midnight to 6:00 a.m. Weekend programming includes "American Top Ten" with Casey Kasem on Sunday mornings.

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