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 N’ 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...]

FCC Applications 7/10: WFAS-FM To Rise From The Ashes

FCC Update Translator Construction Permit Applications

Bridgelight LLC has resubmitted its proposed move of 94.3 W232AL Pomona, NY across the Hudson River. The move would bring the translator to the former tower of 103.9 WFAS-FM Bronxville in White Plains where it would operate with 250 watts at 197 meters rebroadcasting Cumulus' 95.5 WPLJ New York … [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...]

FCC Applications 12/9: Cumulus Rescinds WOKI Frequency Change

FCC Update Translator Construction Permit Applications

In May, Cumulus News/Talk 98.7 WOKI Oliver Springs/Knoxville, TN proposed a mutually exclusive upgrade which would see the station relocate to 98.3. This week Cumulus has requested that WOKI's application be dismissed as well as the requested moves of the other stations involved. Central Florida … [Read more...]

FCC Report 2/20: Chicago Translator Move Coming

EMF Broadcasting is applying to bring another translator into Chicago proper. 101.5 W268AY Seward Township, IL has applied to relocate to the top of the Trump International Hotel where it would operate with 250 watts and rebroadcast Clear Channel's 95.5 WNUA-HD3. In nearby Joliet, 94.3 W232BL … [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...]

Country Twist in Omaha

US 93.3

We haven't seen any of the "trades" pick up on this one, but on Monday, Clear Channel Classic Country KHUS "US 93.3" flipped to a current based Country as "Twister 93.3". … [Read more...]