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Bobby Novosad Adds KXKC Program Director Duties

Cumulus Country “Nash-FM 99.1” KXKC New Iberia/Lafayette LA has appointed Bobby Novosad as Program Director. The appointment comes as Novosad begins his 33rd year at sister CHR 94.5 KSMB w...

Daily Domains 10/23: A Kiss For Sarasota

A new format coming to Sarasota FL and confirming of plans in Lafayette IN.

Salt Lake City To Lose Classical As BYU Consolidates Operations

Brigham Young University is consolidating its local and national broadcast operations which will lead to the end of its Classical music programming on 89.1 KBYU-FM Provo/Salt Lake City on June 30, 201...

K-Love Expands Its San Francisco Presence

Educational Media Foundation has purchased 89.3 KRSA Moss Beach and 103.3 K277CH San Francisco CA from Bill Lacy’s Broadcast Towers Inc. and Educational Public Radio Inc. for $414,000. The two s...

Lux Returns To 105.7 The Point St. Louis

Less than a year after moving to mornings at Emmis CHR “96.3 Now” KNOU St. Louis, Lux is returning to her previous 2-7pm afternoon shift at sister Alternative “105.7 The Point”...

Randy Jackson Joins PodcastOne

Former Americon Idol judge Randy Jackson has launched a new weekly podcast on PodcastOne. Sessions with Randy Jackson will feature interviews with entertainers Jackson befriended during him career. Th...

Peoria NonComm To Flip To Urban AC

Sirius Syncope Variety 90.7 WAZU Peoria IL will flip to Urban in mid-November. WAZU currently airs a mix of local talk and music programming along with some shows syndicated by Pacifica. Owner Jeremy ...

Jake & Tanner Reunite At 95.9 Kiss-FM Green Bay

Woodward Communications CHR “95.9 Kiss-FM” WKSZ De Pere/Green Bay WI has reunited Jake Kelly and Tanner Jay for mornings starting Monday, October 23. The duo previously hosted afternoons i...

CBS News Radio Brings Takeout Podcast to Radio

CBS News Radio’s podcast “The Takeout” has been made available to radio stations for weekly airings. Hosted by CBS News Chief White House Correspondent Major Garrett and CBS News Pol...

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FCC Report 10/22: KXFM To Stay In Santa Maria After All

Dismissals Point Broadcasting Rhythmic Oldies "Old School 99.1" KXFM Santa Maria CA has requested and had its CP to change city-of-license to Port Hueneme and serve the Oxnard/Ventura and Santa Barba...

The First All-Christmas Launch Of 2017 Is…

For the third time this decade, Equity Communications Soft AC “Easy 93.1” WEZW Wildwood Crest NJ has become the first station nationally to make the move to Christmas Music. Making the cha...

Eastern NC’s 99X Gives Way To Hot 99.5

Curtis Media Group flipped Modern Rock “99X” 99.5 WXNR Grifton/New Bern/Kinston and 97.5 W248BS Jacksonville NC to CHR “Hot 99.5” at 3pm today. The move places WXNR in direct c...

Station Sales Week Of 10/20

Hearst News/Talk 1090 WBAL Baltimore has found its path to FM as the company purchases the CP for 101.5 W268BA Church Hill MD from Hope Christian Church of Marlton for $650,000. Educational Media Foun...

Todd Schnitt Exits WOR New York

iHeartMedia Talk 710 WOR New York has lost half of its morning show as Todd Schnitt was unable to come to terms with the company on a new contract. Len Berman remains in place with guest co-hosts fill...

What Top 40 Must Do Now

  Maybe it’s not fair to look at Top 40’s numbers during the fall. The time after back-to-school has, traditionally, been a bad time for the format. But have you seen the numbers? It’s been commo...

Paul Coates & Mike Huckabee Take Branson Into New Directions

Paul Coates & Mike Huckabee’s New Directions Media Group LLC have announced their acquisition of Earls Family Broadcasting’s Branson MO stations for an undisclosed amount. The group h...

Daily Domains 10/18: Univision Giving Five Markets Some Amor

Univision has registered domains for a rebranding at five of its "Más Variedad" Spanish AC stations.Also a possible frequency swap in St. Louis, new Rocker on the Gulf Coast, and rebranding in Gra...

Tom Joyner To Fly Into Retirement In 2019

Reach Media syndicated morning host Tom Joyner has announced his upcoming retirement in 2019. Joyner has hosted The Tom Joyner Morning Show in syndication since 1994. Previously he earned the nickname...

Salem Brings Praise To St. Louis While Moving The Answer

Salem Media is shuffling its St. Louis operations. Conservative Talk “1260 The Answer” WSDZ Belleville IL has moved to 1380 KXFN/105.3 K287BY St. Louis replacing Health/Wellness Talk ̶...

KARZ & KNSG Swap Locations

Linder Radio Group has shuffled brand locations in Marshall MN. The call letters of Rock 107.5 KARZ Marshall have moved over to Classic Hits 94.7 KNSG Springfield while retaining the existing format. ...

Townsquare Media Promotes Bill Wilson and Dhruv Prasad To Co-CEO

Townsquare Media has promoted Bill Wilson and Dhruv Prasa to Co-Chief Executive Officers. Current CEO Steven Price will transition to the position of Executive Chairman of the Board. Wilson rises from...