FCC Report 6/12: Pair of Boise FMs On The Move

FM Changes

106.3 La Gran D KDBI BoiseA pair of Boise market stations are on the move.

Radio Rancho’s Regional Mexican “106.3 La Gran D” KDBI Homedale ID is applying to move to 106.5 with no changes to its 100kW/313m facilities. KDBI seeks a waiver in making the move in that it believes it would better serve the public interest being third adjacent to both Townsquare Media’s 105.9 KCIX Boise and Scripps’ 107.1 KTHI Caldwell than being second adjacent to KCIX.

Impact Radio Rhythmic CHR “Wild 101.1” KWYD Parma applies for a new tower site closer to the population center while downgrading from a Class C0 to C1 with 100kW/194m.

KSE Radio Ventures Classic Hits “Kool 105.1” KXKL-FM Denver applies to move to the new tower of sister 100.3 KIMN. KXKL-FM will downgrade from a C to C0 with 94kW/344m.

iHeartMedia CHR “Kiss 95.9” WKZP Bethany Beach DE applies to change city-of-license to West Ocean City MD with no changes to its 10.5kW/143m facilities.

Cumberland Valley Christian Radio’s “91.3 The Bridge” WPFG Carlisle PA applies to increase from a Class A to B1 with 2.15kW/247m.

JOSH Broadcasting’s 98.5 KNBQ Central Park WA amends its CP to move to the tower of 88.1 KWAO Ocean Park and 102.9 KFOO Centralia while upgrading from a C3 to C2 to operate with 1.6kW/685m.

Montana Radio Company Country “Mighty Mo” 107.3 KIMO Townsend MT applies to increase power from 62kW horizontal to 86kW horizontal, while retaining its 659m height.

Hispanic Target Media’s Silent 97.9 KXAF George West TX applies to move to a new tower with 6kW/65m.

Educational Media Foundation’s 90.3 KLFS Van Buren/Fort Smith AR applies to upgrade to 5kW vertical/81m.

Calvary Chapel of Twin Falls’ 89.5 KJCC Carnegie OK seeks to increase from a Class A to C2 with 23.5kW/118.8m.

Western Inspirational Broadcasters’ 88.1 KPMD Evanston WY applies to move to 91.9 with 215w/457m.

AM Changes

Marshfield Broadcasting’s 1460 WATD Brockton MA is moving to a new tower site after the previous one was not included in last year’s purchase of the station. WATD will retain its 5kW daytime power, but drop from 1kW to just 30w at night from its new tower.

Translator Changes

StationApplicantFreqCOLStatePowerRebroadcasting
99.1 W256CH Wasilla AKEducational Media Foundation99.1WasillaAK70w horiz/-254m98.9 KYMG Anchorage
104.7 W284BW Perth Amboy NJRahul Walia104.7Perth AmboyNJ170w horiz/70m93.1 WPAT-FM Paterson
97.1 W246BU Spartanburg SCTed McCall97.7GreenvilleSC250w/328m93.7 WFBC-HD3 Greenville
107.7 W299BR Ewansville NJBest Media107.7EwansvilleNJ250w vert/115m94.5 WPST Trenton
93.7 W229CJ Marshfield WIWestern Wisconsin's Inspirational Broadcaster93.5MarshfieldWI80w/38m103.7 WWIB Hallie
97.9 W250BN West Allis WIEl Sol Broadcasting97.9West AllisWI250w/158m1460 WJTI West Allis
92.5 W223CK Brooksville FLHernando Broadcasting Company92.3BrooksvilleFL250w/51m1450 WWJB Brooksville
101.9 W270CP Atlanta GAImmanuel Broadcasting Network102.1AtlantaGA80w/263m94.9 WUBL-HD3 Atlanta
104.7 K282BP Kalispell MTKOFI Inc.104.3KalispellMT250w/145m1180 KOFI Kalispell
106.3 K292GN San Bernardino CAJuan Alberto Ayala106.3San BernardinoCA70w/-77m94.3 KJVA-LP San Bernardino
97.3 W247CG Russellville MIMichigan Community Radio96.7RussellvilleMI250w/266m89.7 WTAC Burton
101.7 K269GC Klamath Falls ORUCB USA101.3Klamath FallsOR10w/656m91.7 KDOV Medford
97.9 W250AZ Spring Hope NCPMC Broadcasting97.9ZebulonNC250w horiz/8m89.7 WCPE Raleigh
91.9 W220BZ Clarksburg WVEducational Media Foundation92.3ClarksburgWV10w/155m90.1 WYXA Clarksburg
89.9 K210DT Pocatello IDEducational Media Foundation89.9PocatelloID13w/279m90.7 KHRI Hollister CA
107.1 W296CG Detroit MIEducational Media Foundation107.1DetroitMI250w vert/73m92.3 WMXD-HD3 Detroit
StationApplicantFreqCOLStatePowerRebroadcasting

AM Revitalization Translator Changes

StationApplicantFreqCOLStateFacilitiesRebroadcastingNotes
100.9 W265CZ Meridian MSAlpha Media106.3JacksonMS80w/336m1400 WJQS JacksonAmendment from 107.1
97.9 W250AV Park Falls WICourier Communications106.5MilwaukeeWI99w/83m860 WNOV Milwaukee
106.7 W294BV Thomasville GAPloener Radio Group104.9ThomasvilleGA95w vert/208m1090 WBAF Barnesville
103.9 W280EX Ashburn GAThomas Daniels103.9North CharlestonSC250w/93m980 WAZS SummervilleAmendment
100.9 W265CO Vassalboro MEEducational Media Foundation94.1HartfordCT32w/212m1290 WNWW West HartfordAmendment
StationApplicantFreqCOLStateFacilitiesRebroadcastingNotes

Call Letter Changes

90.9 KLDB Beaver OK -> KLXO
103.9 NEW Silver City ID -> KCNU
1570 WNDA New Albany IN -> WLRS
1590 WIJK Ocean City MD -> WGBG
1600 WLRS Eminence KY -> WLUE

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