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City Iowa City, Iowa
Broadcast area Cedar Rapids, Iowa
Branding The Mighty 1630 KCJJ
Slogan "The Local Station"
Frequency 1630 kHz
First air date 1977
Format Local News, Hot Adult Contemporary
Power 10,000 watts (day)
1,000 watts (night)
Class B
Facility ID 87115
Transmitter coordinates 41°36′03″N 91°30′04″W / 41.60083°N 91.50111°W / 41.60083; -91.50111
Affiliations CBS Radio News, Motor Racing Network, Westwood One
Owner Stephen Soboroff
(River City Radio, Inc.)
Webcast Listen Live
Website 1630kcjj.com

KCJJ (1630 AM) is a radio station licensed to serve Iowa City, Iowa, United States. The station is owned by Stephen Soboroff's (Steve Bridges) River City Radio, Inc.

KCJJ broadcast on 1560 kHz from 1977 until 1998. KCJJ signed off 1560 and signed on 1630 on October 14, 1998.


KCJJ has a full service format with hot adult contemporary music.[1] "The Mighty 1630" covers much of Eastern Iowa and Western Illinois. It is one of the few locally owned and operated stations in Eastern Iowa.

The Morning Show is hosted by Captain Steve Bridges, Jim Hunter, Tom Suter, and Pat Harty. Middays are handled by Tommy Lang, and Nights by Molly Suter. Local News is aired hourly and High School Sports are featured nightly. KCJJ is affiliated with CBS and CNN. KCJJ airs weathercasts from Severestudios.com. The station also broadcasts the syndicated Lex and Terry Show, The Mike O'Meara Show, and NASCAR.

KCJJ streams video and audio on YouTube and audio on Tunein, Streema, myTuner, and KCJJ's website at www.1630kcjj.com.

In March 2013, KCJJ launched an internet radio station: 99 Plus KFMH, playing rock, blues, and jazz. The original KFMH broadcast from 1973 until 1994. It is available on Tunein, Streema, myTuner and www.99pluskfmh.com.


KCJJ broadcasts with 10,000 watts during the day and 1,000 watts at night. KCJJ can be heard throughout Eastern Iowa during the day and many states on the Eastern Coast at night.


  1. ^ "Station Information Profile". Arbitron. Retrieved June 21, 2009. 

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