Washington, MO


We are Franklin County's #1 station, offering a variety of programming, including Rock-N-Americana music, news, sports, local information.  We're plugged into the community, as we've been in continuous operation since 1954.  

Our unique Rock-N-Americana music format plays the songs that will make you crank it up, with D-J personalities like the iconic St. Louis Rock 'N Roll Hall of Famer "Radio Rich Dalton", local favorite Steve Leslie, and in the evenings, Ray adds a young and fresh perspective to classics and new tracks alike.

We keep you up to date on local breaking news, sports and headlines on the top of each hour from 8 am to 6 pm.

Here's our weekday programming schedule:

Midnight to 6 am:  Rock-N-Americana favorites keep going all night long.

6 am to 7:40 am:  Total information with three-time Missouri Sportscaster of the Year John Covington, Diane Jones and Ray.  The national, state and local news and information you need to know--plus local sports, community calendar, and the award-winning "Off the Cuff".  Hear from local coaches and athletes in-depth during John Covington's Sports Shorts.

7:40 am to 10 am:  "The Morning Show" with Diane Jones.  It's a live and lively local interview-based show featuring interviews with national, state and local officials, superintendents, book authors, newsmakers and more.  Call in to talk to your U.S. Congressman, your local mayor, or just to join the conversation.  Plus some full-length Rock-N-Americana tunes to get you going.  Listen in every day--you're bound to learn something new you can use!

10 am - 2 pm:  St. Louis Rock 'N Roll Hall of Famer "Radio Rich" Dalton puts his own spin to Rock-N-Americana, with an emphasis on the classics and the archives.  The music is amazing, but Rich's stories and descriptions are even better! 

2 pm to 6 pm:  Local favorite entertainer and accomplished musician Steve Leslie plays a Rock-N-Americana blend of the classics and the new up-and-comers.  Steve brings his musician's perspective with great tunes you will want to crank up!

6 pm to Midnight:  Ray spins the whole gamut of Rock-N-Americana music from classic rock to the latest bands with own special flair, bringing with her a fresh young perspective to the best music you'll hear on the radio anywhere.

Sports Programs:  Three-time Missouri Sportscaster of the Year John Covington continues the KLPW tradition established in 1954 of bringing you live play-by-play action of local sports teams.  From Friday Night Lights to Final Four Hoops, John's done it all.  So sit back, fire up the radio, and tune in to your favorite local teams in action!  Plus don't miss John's Sports Club Show on Saturday mornings from 8:30 to 10 am, recapping the week's events, with in-depth coach and athlete interviews.


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