FCC Applications 3/20: NYC FM On The Move

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A small Class D FM in New York City is seeking a new dial position. City College of New York's 90.3 WHCR-FM New York is seeking to relocate to 91.9 in an attempt to find a signal with less interference. With its entire 60dBu coverage area within the 40dBu of WHPC Garden City, WHCR-FM has trouble … [Read more...]

FCC Applications 3/13

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A pair of stations in Northeast Idaho will be relocating to new locations. Frandsen Media's 96.5 KAZZ Sugar City, ID will shift to 99.9 operating with 770 watts at 532 meters. Tri-State Media's 100.1 KITT Soda Springs, ID will move to 100.3 in Wilson, WY with an increase from a Class A to Class C2 … [Read more...]

Legends 100.3 West Palm Beach Debuts

Legends 100.3 WLML West Palm Beach Where Legendary Music Lives Dick Robinson

Update 2/22/14: 100.3 WLML Lake Park went live this week as Adult Standards "Legends 100.3". Musicians Jill & Rich Switzer are hosting the morning show from 6-10am. Walt Pinto, a long time associate of Robinson at Hartford radio stations and the Connecticut School of Broadcasting is in middays … [Read more...]

Post Christmas Format Change Rundown

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The start of the new calendar year is one of the busiest times of the year for format changes. Between December 21, 2012 and January 8, 2013 we logged 58 format changes and this year is already shaping up to be busy. Changes That Have Taken Place 1/6: Variety Hits "98.7 The Peak" KPKX Phoenix … [Read more...]

FCC Applications 12/9: Cumulus Rescinds WOKI Frequency Change

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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...]

WAXY-FM Completes Miami Move-In

104.3 WAXY-FM Miramar Miami West Palm Beach 790 The Ticket Dan Le Batard Hochman

Lincoln Financial Media has completed the move-in of Sports "104.3 The Ticket" WAXY-FM West Palm Beach into the Miami market. Now licensed to Miramar, the station is now in a 100% simulcast of 790 WAXY as previously it had to break away at times due to contractual conflicts with Good Karma … [Read more...]

KVJ Show Moves To WFLC Miami

Kevin Virginia Jason Wild 95.5 WLDI 97.3 The Coast WFLC Miami West Palm Beach

The Kevin, Virginia, and Jason Show is moving down Florida's coast in more ways than one. The program, hosted by Kevin Rolston, Virginia Sinicki and Jason Pennington and producer Heather Nelson will depart Clear Channel's "Wild 95.5" WLDI West Palm Beach on Friday after 14 years and join Cox Hot … [Read more...]

FCC Auction 94 Results

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After 10 days and 47 bidding rounds, the FCC has completed its auction of 112 new FM allocations. The highest bid went to Robinson Entertainment, LLC which paid $2,015,000 for a Class A at 100.3 in Lake Park, FL. That station will cover West Palm Beach and is headed by Nicholas "Dick" Robinson, … [Read more...]

FCC Approves WAXY-FM’s Miami Move-In

104.3 The Ticket WAXY-FM Miami Miramar West Palm Beach WMSF WEAT-FM

The FCC has approved the move of Lincoln Financial Media's "104.3 The Ticket" WAXY-FM West Palm Beach into the Miami market. Applied for last May when the station was still CBS AC "Sunny 104.3" WEAT, the move will see the station change its city-of-license to Miramar where it will operate with … [Read more...]

Good Karma Acquires & Flips WUUB West Palm Beach

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Update 2/26: Good Karma Broadcasting is paying $2.4 Million to acquire WUUB. Original Report 2/25: CBS has found a buyer for its last remaining station in West Palm Beach. Craig Karmazin's Good Karma Broadcasting will begin operating what was Urban AC "B106.3" WUUB Jupiter today and flip it to … [Read more...]

FCC Report 1/18: Chicago Flash Cut, Phoenix Move-In & More

WLFM, LLC has begun the process to convert WKQX-LP to digital. The low-powered television station is known to radio listeners as Merlin Media's Alternative "Q87.7". With the September 2015 deadline for all remaining analog LPTV's to convert to digital, the flashcut will need to happen by then. The … [Read more...]

West Palm Beach Signal Shuffle On June 1

Sunny 107.9 104.3 WEAT Country 103.1 WIRK Now 97.9 WRMF

Update 6/1: The frequency swap took place at 12am as WIRK and Sunny moved to new frequencies and "Smooth FM 104.3" launched as a placeholder on 104.3 as it prepares to be sold and moved to Miami. The final song on "Now 103.1" was Midnight Oil - Beds Are Burning. That happened to be the final song … [Read more...]

WEAT-FM Applies For Miami Move

Sunny 104.3 WEAT WEAT-FM West Palm Beach Miramar Miami WORZ 93.5 WKEY 93.7 Key West

The expected attempt to move 104.3 WEAT-FM West Palm Beach into the Miami market has hit the FCC. A group of applications have been filed that will see four stations move or change frequencies to make the addition of 104.3 into the Miami market a reality. What is now WEAT-FM will change city of … [Read more...]

CBS Sells West Palm Beach Stations

Now 103.1 WPBZ 97.9 WRMF Sunny 104.3 WEAT X102.3 WMBX B106.3 WHFS West Palm Beach Broadcasting CBS

Update 4/11: The Fort Lauderdale Sun-Sentinel and RadioInk report that pending FCC approval, Palm Beach Broadcasting will look to spin off 104.3 WEAT and 106.3 WHFS while retaining 102.3 WMBX, 103.1 WPBZ, 107.9 WEAT and the AC format of "Sunny 104.3". That will require some format shuffling, … [Read more...]