FCC Applications 10/9: Another Twin Cities Translator Move-In

FCC Update Translator Construction Permit Applications

Translator Moves iHeartMedia is filing to move yet another translator to the IDS Center in downtown Minneapolis. 96.7 W244CS Hudson, WI, which the company announced the acquisition of last week, has applied to change city-of-license to Calhoun Beach, MN where it will operate with 170 watts at 236 … [Read more...]

Your Station’s Website Sucks

Your Radio Station Website Sucks

It doesn't matter how they're designed or what content management system it uses, the commercial radio industry has come to accept that their online home is going to suck. Where else can you go if you want to be bombarded with advertisements, promotional graphics, and rehashes of articles posted … [Read more...]

Marty Riemer Joins KJR-FM For Mornings

95.7 The Jet KJR-FM Seattle Bob Rivers Classic Rock Hits

Former AAA "103.7 The Mountain" KMTT Seattle (now "Hot 103.7" KHTP) morning host Marty Riemer is joining iHeartMedia Classic Hits "95.7 The Jet" KJR-FM beginning Monday, January 5. Riemer, a veteran of multiple Seattle stations, is best known for his long run at KMTT in mornings from 1997 until … [Read more...]

Roe & Roeper Exit; Steve Dahl To Join WLS

Steve Dahl 890 WLS 89 Chicago Cumulus Roe Conn Richard Roeper

Update 10/8: Cumulus has officially announced the hiring of Steve Dahl for afternoons at 890 WLS Chicago. Dahl will replace Roe Conn and Richard Roeper who have exited the station. Conn told WLS-TV's "Windy City Live" that they were informed last night that they have already hosted their final … [Read more...]

Radio-One Pulls The Plug On News 92 Houston

Praise 92.1 News 92 KROI Houston Radio-One JP J.P. Lana

Radio-One has pulled the plug on its All News "News 92" 92.1 KROI Seabrook/Houston. In a statement on the station's website the company stated, News92, Houston’s first FM all-news radio station aired its last broadcast Wednesday, October 8, 2014. We’d like to thank the News92 staff for … [Read more...]

Womens Radio Network To Broker WWWE Atlanta

Womens Radio Network WRNW1 1100 WWWE Atlanta Beasley Broadcasting KC Armstrong Joyce Bruckner

Beasley Brokered 1100 WWWE Hapeville/Atlanta, GA will flip to Female Oriented Talk in January 2015 as "WRNW1". WWWE currently airs a mix of brokered Talk and Ethnic programming branded as "Atlanta's Sports & Entertainment Network". The new programming will debut on January 5, 2015 under a five … [Read more...]

Neal Boortz Joins ConnectPal.com

ConnectPal ConnectPal.com Neal Boortz Andy Dean

Conservative Talk host Neal Boortz is coming out of retirement to host a subscription podcast on Andy Dean's ConnectPal.com. Boortz exited his WSB Atlanta based syndicated talker in January 2013. He has still been producing regular commentaries and blog posts for WSB. At ConnectPal.com he joins … [Read more...]

Renda Sells Two Of Its Four Jacksonville Stations

Renda Broadcasting Classic Rock 94.1 WSOS-FM 100.7 Bull WMUV Jacksonville Chesapeake-Portsmouth Broadcasting

Renda Broadcasting is selling Classic Rock 94.1 WSOS-FM Fruit Cove, FL and Country "100.7 The Bull" WMUV Brunswick, GA to Nancy Epperson's Chesapeake-Portsmouth Broadcasting for $3.7 million. Chesapeake-Portsmouth Broadcasting currently owns Conservative Talk 600 WBOB/100.3 W262AG Jacksonville. … [Read more...]

Rich Eisen To Join Fox Sports Radio

Rich Eisen Show NFL Now DirecTV Fox Sports Radio PodcastOne Jay Mohr Steve Gorman

Fox Sports Radio will soon add DirecTV's Rich Eisen Show to its daily lineup. Eisen, who has been the lead anchor of NFL Network since its launch, debuted his new daily 12-3pm talk show yesterday on multiple services. The program is currently available on DirecTV's Audience Network, Root Sports … [Read more...]

Columbia International University Sells Stations To EMF

New Life 91.9 WRCM 88.3 WRZM Charlotte 89.7 WMHK Columbia EMF KLove

Columbia International University is selling its radio assets in Charlotte, NC and Columbia, SC to Educational Media Foundation for $10.5 million. The stations involved in the sale are Christian AC "New Life 91.9" WRCM Wingate and simulcasts 88.3 WRZM Boiling Springs and 101.5 W268BU Mooresville … [Read more...]

Pure Country Debuts In Lafayette, LA

Pure Country 106.7 KSIG-FM 1450 KSIG Lafayette Bayou Cajun Acadiana

Acadia Broadcast Partners has flipped Cajun "Bayou 106.7" KSIG-FM Rayne/1450 KSIG Crowley, LA back to Classic Country "Pure Country 106.7". This is a return to Classic Country for the station as it was "Country Legends 106.7" KLEJ from 2009 until it flipped to Cajun in January 2012. … [Read more...]

Wichita Area Frequency Shifts To Take Place October 15

Power 93.5 KDGS 93.9 Wichita Hitman Heather KCVW KOTE

Entercom Rhythmic CHR "Power 93.9" KDGS Andover/Wichita will move to 93.5 on Wednesday, October 15. The move is part of a three station move ordered by the FCC in May 2013 to allow Community Broadcasters Christian 94.3 KCVW Kingman to upgrade from a Class C2 to C1 closer to Wichita with 94kW at … [Read more...]

Bachelor Contestant Joins Go Country 105 Los Angeles For Mornings

Go Country 105 KKGO Los Angeles Graham Bunn Debra Mark Larry Morgan Bachelor Paradise

Mount Wilson FM Country "Go Country 105" KKGO Los Angeles is launching a new morning show on Monday, October 13. The new show will be led by Graham Bunn, who has appeared on three variations of the ABC Bachelor dating series. Bunn was a contestant on season four of the Bachelorette, Bachelor Pad … [Read more...]

WSVU Grows A Palm

Seaview Radio 960 WSVU 95.9 The Palm 106.9 West Palm Beach JVC Media

JVC Media has flipped Standards "Seaview 960" WSVU North Palm Beach, FL to Soft AC "95.9 The Palm". WSVU is rebroadcast on 95.9 W240CI North Palm Beach and 106.9 W295BI Jupiter. The revised format pushes the station away from Robinson Entertainment's Standards "Legends 100.3" WLML Lake Park and … [Read more...]

KRQX-FM St. George Drops Alternative

X98.9 KRQX St. George Alternative Greatest Hits Jon Smith

Citing inability to sell advertising, Craig Hanson's Media Advisors LLC. has flipped Alternative "X98.9" KRQX-FM Hurricane/St. George, UT to Classic Hits. The station is now presenting itself by its frequency and call letters "98.9 KRQX" branded as "Southern Utah's Greatest Hits". Canyon Media's … [Read more...]