Beasley Media has flipped Soft AC “101.5 Lite-FM” K268CS Las Vegas/KCYE-HD2 to a simulcast of Conservative Talk 720 KDWN. The move brings Conservative Talk programming to FM in Las Vegas for the first time since CBS Radio ended the simulcast of 840 KXNT and 100.5 KXNT-FM in 2015. KDWN registered a 1.1 share in the May 2018 Nielsen Audio Ratings, placing it behind KXNT’s 2.0 share. The Soft AC format of 101.5 was unlisted in the publicly available Nielsen Audio ratings. Beasley also announced that the NFL’s Oakland Raiders, whose games have been heard on KDWN, will also be heard this upcoming year on Country “102.7 The Coyote” KCYE as the franchise prepares for its upcoming move to Las Vegas. Beasley Media Group, Inc., a subsidiary of Beasley Broadcast Gr...[Read More]
Beasley Media Country “102.7 The Coyote” KCYE Boulder City/Las Vegas has announced Jeff Kurkjian & Aimee Montgomery will take over their morning show starting Monday, March 12. Kurkjian most recently hosted mornings at Entercom Hot AC “Q104” 104.1 WQAL Cleveland until his departure last month. Montgomery moves from middays at sister Soft AC “101.5 Lite-FM” K268CS Las Vegas/KCYE-HD2. The duo replaces Mike ‘Mad Dog’ West, who had been hosting mornings solo since the exit of PD/Morning host Kris Daniels last year. Beasley Media Group, LLC, a subsidiary of Beasley Broadcast Group, Inc., announces Jeff Kurkjian has been named as the new weekday Morning Host from 6-10am on 102.7 The Coyote in Las Vegas. He will be joined by Aimee Montgomery, w...[Read More]
Beasley Media has appointed Dennis Gwiazdon as its new Vice President/Market Manager for its Las Vegas properties. Gwiazdon joins Beasley from Midwest Communications where he had overseen their Nashville properties since 2001. He has also served as VP/GM for Nationwide Communications in San Diego and Brown Broadcasting in San Diego, Salt Lake City, and Seattle as well as President of Sales Insights for Coleman Insights. He supplants Tom Humm, who had been in that position since 2008. Beasley Media Group, Inc., a subsidiary of Beasley Broadcast Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: BBGI) announces Dennis Gwiazdon has been named as the Vice President and Market Manager of the company’s cluster of radio stations in the Las Vegas market, including: KCYE-FM, KCYE-HD2, KKLZ-FM, KDWN-AM, KOAS-FM and KVGS-FM. He w...[Read More]
Beasley Media’s newly launched AC “Lite 101.5” K268CS Las Vegas/KCYE-HD2 Boulder City NV has announced its first on-air host. Aimee Montgomery, who had been serving as local producer/host for the syndicated Brooke & Jubal show on sister Hot AC “Star 107.9” KVGS, will move to K268CS for middays starting Wednesday, July 5. Beasley Media Group, Inc., a subsidiary of Beasley Broadcast Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: BBGI), announces Aimee Montgomery will shift from Star 107.9 to become the new Midday On – Air Personality on Lite 101.5 FM. She will begin her new position on July 5, 2017. Montgomery, who joined Star 107.9 in 2015, most recently served as a co-host of the morning show and worked as Brooke and Jubal’s local On-Air Liaison/Producer. “We have witnessed ...[Read More]
Beasley Media has launched AC “Lite 101.5” K268CS Las Vegas/KCYE-HD2 Boulder City NV. Debuting with 10,000 songs in a row, the new format will focus on pop hits from the 80s and 90s with bits of currents/recurrents and 70s. The new format will directly attack iHeartMedia’s market leading “Sunny 106.5” KSNE. Beasley purchased K268CS last summer from Southern Nevada Educational Broadcasters for $700,000 and moved it to the top of the Stratosphere Hotel & Casino with 250w/312m. Beasley Media Group, Inc., a subsidiary of Beasley Broadcast Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: BBGI) announces the launch of the new Lite 101.5 FM in Las Vegas. The station will feature Today’s Hits and Yesterday’s Favorites from a wide variety of artists like Maroon 5, Adele and Madonna. The stat...[Read More]
Beasley Media is adding another signal in Las Vegas as it agrees to purchase 101.5 K268CS Las Vegas from Southern Nevada Educational Broadcasters for $700,000. The translator currently rebroadcasts co-owned Christian Talk 1060 KKVV, which has a CP to relocate 97.3 K247AX Tonopah NV to 99.9 in North Las Vegas as part of the AM Revitalization. Beasley states in the sale contract that it will use the translator to rebroadcast 102.7 KCYE-HD2 Boulder City. K268CS currently covers the southern portions of the Las Vegas market, but holds a CP to relocate to KKVV’s tower with 250w/57m, where it will provide coverage of the entire city and adjacent suburbs.
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 operating with 7.8kW at 336 meters. Cornerstone Community Radio has sold the Construction Permit for 93.5 W228CT Daytona Beach, FL to Southern Stone Communications for $18,000. Southern Stone will utilize the 250 watt translator to rebroadcast its News/Talk 1150 WNDB Daytona Beach. As part of a court order, Om P. Tschand is transferring the CP of 92.7 W224CW Franklin Township, NJ to Rahul Walia. Walia owns two other translators in Central New Jersey that currently air the “Radio...[Read More]