WDNC Expands FM Coverage

620 The Buzz WDNC 96.5 Durham 99.3 Raleigh Capitol Broadcasting Sports

Capitol Broadcasting Sports "620 The Buzz" WDNC Durham, NC has signed on a second translator. 96.5 W246CG Durham has completed its move and upgrade to 250 watts at 146 meters (Coverage Map) to bring the Sports programming to FM in the Durham half of the Raleigh/Durham market. It joins 99.3 W257CS … [Read more...]

Jay Mohr Reups With Fox Sports Radio

Fox Sports Radio Jay Mohr Sports iHeartMedia

iHeartMedia's Fox Sports Radio has announced it has signed 12-3pm eastern host Jay Mohr to a new, long-term contract. FOX Sports Radio today announced a new long-term agreement with Jay Mohr, national radio host, actor and comedian. As part of the agreement, Mohr will continue hosting Jay … [Read more...]

iHeartMedia Acquires Twin Cities Translator

Alt 93.3 W227BF Minneapolis Clear Channel Alternative

iHeartMedia is adding another translator to its portfolio in the Minneapolis/St. Paul market. United Broadcasting System is selling 96.7 W244CS Hudson, WI to iHeartMedia for $300,000. The currently silent W244CS holds a Construction Permit to relocate its tower site to south of St. Paul with 71 … [Read more...]

Rock 94.9 Debuts In Williamsport

Rock 94.9 WRKK Williamsport 1200 1400 WRAK Rover Morning Glory

iHeartMedia has flipped 1200 WRKK Hughesville, PA/94.9 W235BA Williamsport to Active Rock "Rock 94.9". The pair had been simulcasting sister News/Talk 1400 WRAK Williamsport. Launching with 10,000 songs commercial-free as is par for the course these days, the station will feature the syndicated … [Read more...]

WSSP Rebrands As 105.7 The Fan

105.7 The Fan Sports Radio 1250 WSSP Milwaukee

A few months after launching 105.7 W289CB Milwaukee to simulcast "Sportsradio 1250" WSSP, Entercom has renamed the pair as "105.7 The Fan". W289CB operates with 240 watts at 284 meters (Coverage Map) covering all of Milwaukee and its surrounding towns. … [Read more...]

Opie & Jim Norton To Remain With SiriusXM

SiriusXM Opie Jim Norton Anthony Cumia

SiriusXM has agreed to new deals with Gregg 'Opie' Hughes and Jim Norton to remain with the company. https://twitter.com/OpieRadio/status/516986393441337344 https://twitter.com/OpieRadio/status/516990687934697473 The contracts for Hughes and Norton were set to expire at the end of this month. … [Read more...]

Los Angeles Dodgers Renew With KLAC; Take Equity Stake

Los Angeles Dodgers 570 KLAC Los Angeles Vin Scully 2015

iHeartMedia and the Los Angeles Dodgers have agreed to a new multiyear agreement to renew their radio broadcast rights for the team’s games on 570 KLAC Los Angeles. The new agreement covers rights to all regular season and postseason games as well as select spring training games. KLAC will also … [Read more...]

Guess-FM Memphis Shifts To Classic Hits

99.3 GuessFM Guess FM WGUE 830 Memphis Mighty Media Classic Hits WKQK KQK

On the heels of Entercom flipping Classic Hits 94.1 WKQK Memphis to Country on Friday, Mighty Media Group has tweaked Variety Hits "99.3 Guess-FM" 830 WGUE/99.3 W257CY Memphis to Classic Hits. The move will have WGUE focus on music from the 60's through the 90's as it now positions itself as … [Read more...]

WMIM To Flip To Nash Icon

My 98.3 Nash Icon WMIM Monroe Toledo Cumulus Country Chris King

Cumulus Media AC "My 98.3" WMIM Luna Pier, MI will become the latest station to flip to the company's Nash Icon brand on Friday, October 3 at 5:00pm. WMIM targets the Monroe, MI market, but also covers all of Toledo, OH where the new format will flank market leading sister "K100" 99.9 WKKO. The … [Read more...]

iHeartMedia Chicago Names New Market President

IHeartMedia IHeart Media Clear Channel Entertainment Radio Bob Pittman

Matt Scarano is returning to iHeartMedia's Chicago cluster as Market President. Scarano formerly served as Director of Sales from 2009 until 2012 before being promoted to Market President of the company's Atlanta cluster. He replaces Earl Jones who has been promoted to Senior Vice President of … [Read more...]

Jon Pinch Stays With Cumulus As Atlanta Market Manager

Cumulus Atlanta Jon Pinch Market Manager

Jon Pinch not be retiring from Cumulus Media after all. The Co-Chief Operating Officer was set to retire in November, but will instead remain with Cumulus as Market Manager of the company's Atlanta properties. Cumulus announces that Jon Pinch has been appointed Market Manager for its … [Read more...]

Noalmark Shuffles Hobbs, NM Cluster

Kool 95.7 KYKK Eagle 100.5 1110 KEJL 100.9 KPER Hobbs Noalmark Broadcasting

Noalmark Broadcasting has shuffled its programming assets in Hobbs, NM. Classic Rock "100.9 The Eagle" KEJL Eunice moves to what was News/Talk 1110 KYKK Humble City/100.5 K263AZ Hobbs. The KYKK call letters shift to what was 95.7 KPER Hobbs as its Country format is replaced by Classic Hits "Kool … [Read more...]

KDLC Launches As Sunny 97.7

Sunny 97.7 KDLC Dulac Houma Soft Rock

John Dowdy's Coast Radio Group has launched AC "Sunny 97.7" KDLC Dulac/Houma, LA. Launching with 10,000 songs commercial-free, the station is being operated by Southeastern Broadcasting, which is owned by Dowdy and his brother Charles Dowdy. The company also operates Classic Country "Gumbo 94.9" … [Read more...]

Christmas Elves Heading To Milwaukee

100.3 The Elf 1290 Martini Radio Milwaukee WZTI

Santa Claus is sending his elves to Milwaukee as the Christmas Music season is about to start. Milwaukee Radio Alliance partner Shamrock Communications has registered 1003TheElf.com and 100Point3TheElf.com for Soft AC/Oldies "1290 Martini Radio" WZTI Greenfield/100.3 W262CJ Milwaukee. WZTI … [Read more...]

Univision Rebrands Stations In Seven Markets

Latino Mix Univision 93.5 103.1 Chicago 99.1 107.1 Dallas 100.3 Phoenix 95.1 San Antonio 99.3 Las Vegas 104.9 Houston

For the second time this year Univision is rolling out new branding for their Spanish Pop stations in seven markets. The stations all dropped their previous identities for just the frequency and market in March. Now the stations have all rebranded as "Latino Mix". The stations … [Read more...]