Perry Broadcasting’s 92.1 K221FQ Edmond, OK has completed its upgrade closer to Oklahoma City and is now simulcasting Urban AC “1140 The Touch” KRMP. With the addition of the translator, KRMP has rebranded as “Heart & Soul 92.1 & 1140“. 1140 KRMP is a 1kW AM daytimer, so the addition of the 99 watt 92.1 allows the station to operate around the clock. The station continues to feature Tom Joyner in the morning and Michael Baisden in afternoons along with Gospel programming on the weekend.
It’s not every day that you see a full powered station traded for a translator. Cumulus and EMF Broadcasting made such a deal this week with Cumulus sending Oldies 102.3 WFVL-FM Lumberton, NC to EMF for 100.7 K264AS Mooringsport, LA. The translator, which serves the Shreveport market has a construction permit to move to downtown Shreveport with 250 watts. Following the FCC decision to force “104.7 The Oasis” W284BQ Detroit off the air until it can find a new frequency, Radio Power Inc. has applied to move the translator to 93.5 where it will operate with 99 watts. Radio Power has also purchased 97.5 W248AQ Harrison, MI from Radio Assist Ministry for $32,000. That translator has applied to move to downtown Detroit with 250 watts on 107.1. Both 935TheOasis.com and 1071TheOa...Read More