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CityLawrence, Kansas
BrandingTelemundo Kansas City
FoundedAugust 19, 2005
First air date
October 7, 2008 (15 years ago) (2008-10-07)
Former call signs
  • K10PD (2005–2009)
  • KGKC-LP (2009–2011)
Former channel number(s)
  • Analog: 10 (VHF, 2005–2011)
  • Digital: 39 (UHF, 2011–2018)
Spanish Religious (2008–2018)
Call sign meaning
Kansas City
Technical information[1]
Licensing authority
Facility ID130417
ERP15 kW
HAAT268.7 m (882 ft)
Transmitter coordinates39°01′20″N 94°30′50″W / 39.0222°N 94.5138°W / 39.0222; -94.5138
Public license information

KGKC-LD (channel 39) is a low-power television station licensed to Lawrence, Kansas, United States, serving the Kansas City metropolitan area as an affiliate of the Spanish-language network Telemundo. Owned by SagamoreHill Broadcasting, the station has studios on West 9th Street in downtown Kansas City, Missouri, and its transmitter is located in the city's Brown Estates section.

KGKC-LD's primary channel is simulcast on semi-satellite KGKM-LD (channel 36) in Columbia, Missouri, serving the Mid-Missouri market.


The station became a Telemundo affiliate in September 2018.[2] Prior to that, it aired Spanish-language religious programming.


The station's signal is multiplexed:

Subchannels of KGKC-LD[3]
Channel Video Aspect Short name Programming
39.1 1080i 16:9 KGKC Main KGKC-LD programming / Telemundo
39.2 480i Start Start TV
39.3 JTV Jewelry TV
39.4 ShopLC Shop LC
39.5 TXitos TeleXitos
39.6 Sonlife Sonlife


  1. ^ "Facility Technical Data for KGKC-LD". Licensing and Management System. Federal Communications Commission.
  2. ^ Campbell, Matt (September 29, 2018). "Hablas español? Kansas City now has second station offering Spanish-language programs". The Kansas City Star. Retrieved September 28, 2021.
  3. ^ "Digital TV Market Listing for KGKC". RabbitEars. Retrieved September 28, 2021.