Stratemeyer Media launched Alternative “103.3 The Bridge” W277CH Paducah KY in late January. Positioned as “Western Kentucky’s Only Alternative”, the new format flanks sister “Rock 98.3” WJLI-FM Metropolis IL. Reed Phillips, Operations Manager for Stratemeyer’s cluster and morning co-host at WJLI-FM, serves as Program Director for the station. The Paducah Sun reports states the station is bridging (pun intended) the gap between Alternative and AAA with deeper album cuts from artists such as Twenty One Pilots and emphasizing new artists.
Emmis Communications has expanded its Indianapolis cluster with the purchase of 93.5 W228CX Frankfort, IN from Kaspar Broadcasting for $512,000. W228CX holds a CP with a Mattoon Waiver to relocate into Indianapolis where it will rebroadcast Emmis’ Sports “1070 The Fan” WFNI Indianapolis. As we detailed last week in our subscriber exclusive Daily Domains, 107.5 W298BB Indianapolis will drop its partial simulcast of WFNI to go ESPN Radio 24/7 once W228CX signs-on. Station Sales An AM CP just outside Las Vegas is transferred from one company owned by Shubh Khanna to another for $1. Automated Business Services Incorporated transfers 1020 in Blue Diamond, NV to Management Accounting Services. The 1020 CP will operate with 5kW day and 250 watts night when built. Its CP is set t...[Read More]