Radio Lexington


Radio Lexington is the federally-licensed radio service of the Lexington-Fayette Urban County Government. Operating on 1620 KHz on the AM radio band, the station provides public service, tourism, traffic information, and event information/announcements of interest to the citizens of Fayette County and to persons traveling through the area on I-75 and I-64. During weather and other emergencies, the station will broadcast alerts and warnings.

Maintained and programmed by DEM, Radio Lexington transmits its low-power signal 24 hours a day/seven days a week. The station’s call sign is WQKE-967.

Radio Lexington is also available as Internet streaming radio.

Non-profit and government organizations may request that announcements be placed on Radio Lexington. Contact for details.

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