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38 The Spot Kansas City




Lawrence, Kansas/
Kansas City, Kansas/
Kansas City, Missouri
United States
City Lawrence, Kansas
Branding 38 The Spot (general)
41 Action News on 38 The Spot (newscast)
Slogan It’s Where You Want to Be. (general)
Kansas City’s Breaking News Leader (news)
Kansas City’s Weather Leader (weather)
Channels Digital: 41 (UHF)
(to move to 25 (UHF))
Virtual: 38 (PSIP)
Subchannels (see article)
Affiliations Independent
NBC (alternate)
Owner E. W. Scripps Company
(Scripps Broadcasting Holdings LLC)
Founded May 16, 1985
First air date February 13, 1988 (30 years ago) (1988-02-13)
Call letters’ meaning ICAO-assigned code for Kansas City International Airport and
(former owner)
Sister station(s) KSHB-TV
Former callsigns KMCI (1988–2010)
Former channel number(s)
  • Analog:
  • 38 (UHF, 1988–2009)
  • Digital:
  • 36 (UHF, 2002–2009)
Former affiliations
  • HSN (1988–1995, secondary until 1999)
  • Fox Kids/4Kids TV (secondary, 1999–2008)
  • LWN (DT2, 2011–2013)
Transmitter power 730 kW
685 kW (CP)
Height 323.7 m (1,062 ft)
306 m (1,004 ft) (CP)
Facility ID 42636
Transmitter coordinates 38°58′42″N 94°32′1.8″W / 38.97833°N 94.533833°W / 38.97833; -94.533833Coordinates: 38°58′42″N 94°32′1.8″W / 38.97833°N 94.533833°W / 38.97833; -94.533833
Licensing authority FCC
Public license information: Profile


Detailed Antenna Reception Information For 38 The Spot Kansas City


State Kansas
Country USA
Virtual Channel 38
RF Channel 41
Effective Radiated Power (ERP) 550.8400268554688 kW
Height Above Average Terrain (HAAT) 291m
Latitude 38.97829818725586
Longitude -94.53359985351562
Radiation Center-above Mean Sea Level (RCAMSL) 578m
Callsign KMCI-TV
MHZ 536
Network Affiliation INDEPENDENT
Contact Street 1 4720 OAK ST.
Contact City KANSAS CITY
Contact State MO
Contact Zip 64112
Contact Phone 816-753-4141
Additional Data FCC Station Information


38 The Spot is a TV station in Kansas City, KS. It’s a local news and entertainment station that broadcasts breaking news, weather, traffic, sports, and entertainment programming. In addition to being known as 38 The Spot Kansas City, it’s also called simply by its FCC call sign KMCI. You can watch the station online via its collection of videos, updated regularly.

Name: 38 The Spot Kansas City
Call Sign: KMCI
Location: Kansas City, Kansas, United States
Genre: Local News, Entertainment
Website: 38 The Spot Homepage

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38 The Spot is owned by E.W. Scripps Company.

Contact the Station

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By mail: 4720 Oak St Kansas City, MO 64112-2236. Phone: 816-753-4141. Fax: 816-932-4145. Email: [email protected]