Walnut Radio Adds KOMJ Omaha

Magic 1490 KOMJ Omaha Walnut Radio LLC Steve Seline

Steve Seline's Walnut Radio LLC. has purchased Soft AC/Standards "Magic 1490" KOMJ Omaha from Cochise Radio Partners. KOMJ becomes the fourth Nebraska station purchased by Walnut Radio this year joining "Country 97.3" KBLR-FM Blair, AC "Mix 105.5" KFMT-FM Fremont, and News/Talk 1340 KHUB Fremont. … [Read more...]

Connoisseur Exits Omaha

Radio Lobo 97.7 KBBX Omaha Connoisseur Media Flood Communications

Connoisseur Media is selling Regional Mexican "Radio Lobo 97.7" KBBX Nebraska City/Omaha to Flood Communications of Omaha for $4.7 million. Flood Communications of Omaha partners Michael Flood and Dennis Collins own stations in Norfolk and Nebraska City, NE. Flood is also now programming pending … [Read more...]

Big O Departs; Keg Launches In Omaha

Big O 101.9 The Hog KOOO Omaha NRG Media

Update 8/13: NRG Media fulfilled the supposed wishes of Omaha listeners at 4pm today with the launch of 80s based Classic Rock "101.9 The Keg". Featuring core artists such as Guns Nā€™ Roses, Journey, Aerosmith, Bon Jovi, Pat Benatar, Van Halen and Def Leopard, the flip places KOOO in competition … [Read more...]

FCC Applications 8/10

FCC Update Translator Construction Permit Applications

Sales Calvary Chapel of Omaha has sold the CP for 94.9 K235CD Omaha to Clear Channel for $225,000. Clear Channel intends to rebroadcast an HD subchannel of 96.1 KISO on the translator. American General Media acquires 106.9 K295AZ Buttonwillow, CA from First Ventures Capital Partners for … [Read more...]

KGBI Omaha Gets Hooked To A Fish

100.7 The Fish KGBI-FM Omaha Salem Safe For The Whole Family

Salem Christian AC KGBI-FM Omaha rebranded today as "100.7 The Fish". No other changes have been made to the station, which retains Salem's trademarked "Safe For The Whole Family" positioning. The move is tied to a new Salem initiative cross-promoting its three primary formats: Christian Music, … [Read more...]

FCC Applications 1/8

FCC Update Translator Construction Permit Applications

The holiday season didn't lead to a shutdown of activity at the FCC as many applications and sales continued to proceed through the Christmas break. Starting in New York City with a pair of AM's seeking adjusted facilities. New York Public Radio's 820 WNYC has proposed a new night operation where … [Read more...]

96.1 KissFM Debuts In Omaha

96.1 KissFM Kiss Omaha The Brew KQBQ Matt Ben

While the station's afternoon hosts were hosts were emceeing an "End Of The World" party for the station tied into the end of the summer and the 2012 Mayan theory, Clear Channel Classic Rock "96.1 The Brew" KQBW Omaha flipped to CHR "96.1 KissFM" at 6:20pm. The move places the station in … [Read more...]

FCC Report 5/29

FCC LPFM Filing Window October 15 29

Woman's World Broadcasting's "South 107" 107.1 WTSH-FM Rockmart/Rome, Ga has completed one upgrade and applied for another. The station has jumped from 45kW to 100kW. The application will keep the station at 100kW but increase the antenna height from 158 to 287 meters. If approved the station's … [Read more...]

2011 Post Christmas Format Change Rundown

As Christmas music fades away for another 10 or 11 months, its time for another batch of mass format changes to get us into the new year. This list will be a handy all-in-one guide to all the changes taking place between Christmas and the time everyone goes back to work on January 3. To see the list … [Read more...]

Classic Country Returns To Omaha

Twister 93.3 The Wolf KTWI Bennington Omaha Clear Channel Matt Ben Classic Country

Clear Channel's "Twister 93.3" KTWI Omaha was a late entrant to the All-Christmas game, not shifting until December 16 when it replaced its previous New Country format as "Jingle 93.3". The stunting lasted until this morning when the station revamped as Classic Country "93.3 The Wolf". This is … [Read more...]

Post Christmas Format Change Watchlist

After Christmas Radio Station Format Change Xmas Stunting Change Alice 96.7 Mojo 100.3

Over the next few weeks as the holiday season approaches, many radio stations will prepare for the the onslaught of changes that will take place between December 26 and January 2. This list will compile all the stations we at RadioInsight are monitoring for pending format changes. This is NOT a … [Read more...]