La Buena Coming To Tucson

La Buena 94.3 990 KTKT Tucson El Genio Lucas Lotus

Lotus Communications will launch Spanish Adult Hits "La Buena 94.3" in Tucson. 94.3 is K232FD Tortolita, which recently signed-on as a translator for what is currently "ESPN Deportes 990" KTKT Tucson. The new format will feature a pair of syndicated shows originating at Entravision's "Jose … [Read more...]

Station Sales Week Of 12/5

550 WAME County Legends 92.9 Statesville

William Blevins' Signal Hill Media Partners is acquiring "Country Legends 550" WAME Statesville, NC from the George H. Buck, Jr. Trust for $280,000. As part of the deal the trust will transfer 92.9 W225BD Statesville to its WHVN Inc. Once Blevins pays off the note for the acquisition he will acquire … [Read more...]

FCC Applications 10/16: More Translators For Orlando

FCC Update Translator Construction Permit Applications

Translator Moves Orlando has been one of the biggest hotbeds of translator activity and this week sees three more moves. The bigger of the moves have already been granted and will see Salem basically swap frequencies of two translators in the market. The CP for 94.9 W235CI Oviedo becomes 105.5 … [Read more...]

FCC Applications 8/28: Houston Translator Upgrade & Sale

FCC Update Translator Construction Permit Applications

Sales & Moves Primera Iglesia Evangelica de Apostoles y Progfeta's 106.1 K291CE Rosenberg, TX has been sold to The RAFFT Corporation for $100,000, a $50,000 time brokerage agreement, and providing the seller with a replacement translator for no cost. The sale comes after K291CE applies to increase … [Read more...]

FCC Applications 6/27

FCC Update Translator Construction Permit Applications

Station Moves Telesouth Communications is canceling its previously granted CP to upgrade 103.1 WOSM Ocean Springs/Biloxi, MS from a Class C2 with 50kW at 140 meters to a C1 with 100kW at 180 meters at the request of Apex Broadcasting. Concurrently WOSM has proposed to remain at its current tower … [Read more...]

FCC Applications 6/4

FCC Update Translator Construction Permit Applications

Station Sales Kasa Radio Hogar is acquiring Spanish Christian 580 KSAZ Marana/Tucson from Owl Broadcasting & Development for $1.37 million. Kasa Radio Hogar has been operating KSAZ under a Time Brokerage Agreement. Harold and Eric Zwidler will acquire silent 960 WHYL Carlisle, PA out of … [Read more...]

FCC Applications 4/16

FCC Update Translator Construction Permit Applications

Station Moves Georgia State University's "Album 88.5" WRAS Atlanta is again attempting to move its transmission site from the southeast side of the city to downtown. The proposed tower site is used by a few translators as well as auxiliary sites for WUBL, WWPW, WWWQ, and WNNX. WRAS seeks to operate … [Read more...]

Less Truth & More News In Tucson

104.1 The Truth KQTH Tucson Jon Justice Bill White

Journal Broadcasting is making programming adjustments at Conservative Talk "104.1 The Truth" KQTH Tucson. On Monday, April 21, the station will jettison its Truth moniker and "Right Talk For Tucson" positioner for "104.1 KQTH: Tucson's News And Talk" as the station adds a news block in morning … [Read more...]

Lotus To Swap Frequencies In Tucson

Rock 92.1 KFMA 101.3 La Caliente 102.1 KCMT Tucson Lotus Broadcasting

Update 3/21: The KCMT/KFMA frequency swap will take place at midnight tonight. Original Report 2/10: Lotus Broadcasting will swap the frequencies of "Rock 92.1" KFMA Green Valley and Regional Mexican "La Caliente 102.1" KCMT Oro Valley on Friday, March 21. The Modern Rock format of KFMA will … [Read more...]

Power Talk To Launch In Tucson

Power Talk 1210 KEVT Tucson Radio Vida Jim Parisi

Jim Parisi, former morning host at 790 KNST and 1030 KVOI Tucson, will return to the market's air on Monday, February 17. Parisi has agreed to LMA Spanish Christian "Radio Vida 1210" KEVT Sahuarita/Tucson and will flip it to Talk/Sports as "Power Talk 1210" on Monday. Tucson Weekly reports … [Read more...]

FCC Applications 11/25

FCC Update Translator Construction Permit Applications

Communications attorney John Garziglia has applied to increase his CP for 97.7 W249CO Reston, VA from 73 to 250 watts. Serving Washington DC's western suburbs, the translator is licensed to rebroadcast American University's 88.5 WAMU. With 100.3 WLML Lake Park/West Palm Beach close to launching, … [Read more...]

Clear Channel Shuffles Morning Shows In Tucson

My 92.9 KMIY Tucson Mojo Morning Valentine Hot 98.3 KOHT

Clear Channel has moved "Mojo In The Morning" from Rhythmic CHR "Hot 98.3" KOHT Tucson to sister Hot AC "My 92.9" KMIY. The program, based at "Channel 95.5" WKQI Detroit had been based at 93.7 KRQQ Tucson before moving to Detroit and later gaining the simulcast back to Tucson on 98.3. At KMIY the … [Read more...]

FCC Update 7/8

FCC Update Translator Construction Permit Applications

Cox Urban AC "Kiss 104.1" Greenville/Atlanta, GA has applied to go forward with the previously approved realloting of the city of license to Palmetto, GA. No technical changes are involved. Stereo 93 Inc. CHR 93.7 KISR Fort Smith, AR has applied to move its tower site north where it will add city … [Read more...]

FCC Applications 3/21

FCC Auction 83 Tech Box Filing Window

We start our semi-regular look at FCC applications in Boston where Horizon Christian Fellowship is looking to relocate 103.7 W279BQ Gloucester, MA to the John Hancock Tower in downtown Boston. If approved, the translator will operate with 10 watts. It is currently licensed to rebroadcast Christian … [Read more...]

Wild Country Heads To Tucson

Wild Country 97.1 KNST KNST-FM Clear Channel Nash Bobby Bones 99.5 KIIM

The 15 month old simulcast of News/Talk 790 KNST Tucson on 97.1 KNST-FM is on the verge of ending as the station flips to "Wild Country 97.1" at 12pm. Branded as "Tucson's New Country", the station will feature the Bobby Bones Show in mornings. The new format will position the station directly … [Read more...]