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Christmas Stunting In West Palm Beach

iHeartMedia’s 93.3 W227CX North Palm Beach/92.1 WRLX-HD2 West Palm Beach has dropped its simulcast of Country “Wave 92.7” WAVW Stuart/Port St. Lucie and is now stunting with Christma...

KICE Bend Joins Parade Of AMs Going Dark

Sunriver Broadcasting Sports 940 KICE Bend OR will go dark at the end of the month following the sale of its tower site. The station’s “Fox Sports Central Oregon” programming will co...

Leigh Ann Adam Takes Mornings At Star 102.1 Dallas

iHeartMedia AC “Star 102.1” KDGE Dallas has rounded out its on-air lineup with the addition of Leigh Ann Adam for mornings starting Monday, April 3. Adam had spent the previous 11 years in...

Alt Returning To Nashville

Seven months after flipping Alternative “Alt 98.3” W252CM/WNRQ-HD2 Nashville to Classic Country “The Big Legend“, iHeartMedia will relaunch the Alternative brand on 97.5 W248BQ...

Vibe Conflict Leads To WYTS Rebranding As Kiss 105.3

A little over a month after launching as Urban AC “Vibe 105.3“, iHeartMedia’s 1230 WYTS/W287CP Columbus OH has rebranded as “Kiss 105.3“. No other changes accompanied the...

WTOP Retains Top Billing Status For 2016

BIA/Kelsey has released its annual report on radio station revenues. For the sixth time in the past seven years Hubbard Radio News 103.5 WTOP Washington DC holds the title of the top revenue generator...

J105 Returns To Boise

Scripps Media Classic Rock “Rock 105.1” KJOT Boise has returned to its heritage “J105” identity. KJOT was known as “J105” from 1985 until 2010 when it broaden its p...

After Five Years Thunder Returns To Grand Island

Legacy Communications has relaunched the Active Rock “Thunder” brand in Grand Island NE. The new “Thunder 99.7” K259CZ/96.5 KRGI-HD2 Grand Island restores the format to the ana...

WXVA Relaunches As 102.9 Valley-FM

Winchester Radio LLC has relaunched Full Service Classic Hits 610 WXVA/102.9 W275BV Winchester VA as “102.9 Valley-FM“. The new refocused music library features “Nothing But Favorite...

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Blake-FM Leaves Behind A Bull In Amarillo

Townsquare Media has relaunched Country “101.9 Blake-FM” KATP Amarillo TX as “101.9 The Bull“. The relaunch comes with a new airstaff as KATP adds the syndicated Bobby Bones Sh...

107.1 The Boss Debuts On-Air Staff

Press Communications Classic Rock “107.1 The Boss” WWZY Long Branch/99.7 WBHX Tuckerton NJ debuted its on-air lineup this morning. Mornings will be hosted by Rob Acampora and Wendy McClure...

WJIL Flips To Talk

Morgan County Broadcasting flipped Classic Hits 1550 WJIL Jacksonville IL to Conservative Talk earlier this month. The new “Talk 1550” features a completely all-syndicated lineup including...

FCC Report 3/26

FCC Rulings Educational Media Foundation's application for review of the grant of Razorcake/Gorsky Press' LPFM on 92.7 in Pasadena CA has been dismissed. EMF argued that the LPFM would create interfe...

iHeart To Launch 93.7 The River Sacramento

iHeartMedia will be dropping Variety Hits on “93.7 Jack-FM” KQJK Roseville/Sacramento CA in favor of some form of Rock as “93.7 The River” in early April. As announced in a mee...

102.1 The Sound Launches In Savannah

Cumulus Media has flipped Country “102.1 Nash Icon” WZAT Savannah to Hot AC “102.1 The Sound” after stunting with songs featuring “Sound” in the title. Positioning ...

Drew Bland Named KKWF Seattle Program Director

Entercom Country “100.7 The Wolf” KKWF Seattle has appointed Drew Bland as its new Program Director. Bland joins KKWF from Cox Media Group’s “K92.3” WWKA Orlando where he...

WHVR Flips To Classic Hits With New Translator

Forever Media has flipped Classic Country “Real Country 1280” WHVR Hanover PA to Classic Hits. The new format comes with the launch of 95.3 W237EN Hanover. The station will continue to car...

Chunky Bounces Back To His Big Boy Roots

After exiting Alpha Media Country “98.7 The Bull” KUPL Portland last week, the artist now fomerly known as Chunky is joining Beasley Classic Hip-Hop “105.1 The Bounce” WMGC Det...

Station Sales Week Of 3/24

Station Sales Educational Media Foundation and multiple affiliates of Vic Michael are exchanging eight properties. EMF will acquire Kona Coast Radio’s Hawaiian 95.9 KKHI Kaunakakai HI, Future Mo...

Third Time Could Be The Charm For Bob 100.1 Pasco

For the third time since it moved from 93.7 to 100.1 last year, Alexandra Communications has a new format on 100.1 KQFO Pasco WA. KQFO has dropped its three-month old Classic Rock “Oz 100.1̶...

My Country 107.3 Debuting In Corpus Christi

With the sale of Convergent Broadcasting’s Corpus Christi stations to ICA Radio approved by the FCC and closing imminent, Variety Hits “107.3 Jake-FM” KAJE Ingleside TX will flip to ...

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