David Smith will swap Country “Straits Country 95.3” WWSS Tuscarora Township MI to Black Diamond Broadcast Holdings for Classic Rock “97.1 The Bear” WCHY Cheboygan. The two companies will retain their intellectual properties with both formats and call letters exchanging places via LMA on Tuesday, March 13. WCHY will continue to simulcast sister 98.1 WGFN Glen Arbor/Traverse City. After operating Gospel “Power 1220” WENC Whiteville NC via LMA since 1995, Godwin Communications will purchase the station from DHA Communications for $9,370. The previously announced sale of 88.5 WMCE-FM Erie from Mercyhurst University to Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine was filed with the FCC showing a purchase price of $275,000. Commonwealth Broadcasting sells Sports...[Read More]
A series of contingent applications will see 105.5 K288GY Erda UT to increase to nearly full-market coverage of Salt Lake City, while two full-powered stations return to their previously licensed facilities.
Translator Changes The pieces continue to get put in place for the upcoming frequency shuffle in Salt Lake City. Wasatch Public Media’s 105.3 K287AE Holladay, UT applies to move to 105.5 with no changes to its 205 watt horizontal/82 watt vertical at 419 meters facilities. The frequency shift will enable the translator to keep its second-adjacent status to KNRS-FM Centerville after it moves from 105.7 to 105.9. K287AE will continue to rebroadcast Public News/Talk 88.3 KCPW-FM Salt Lake City (Coverage Map). Cherry Creek Radio’s 101.9 K270BV Hurricane, UT applies to relocate to St. George with 250 watts at 532 meters rebroadcasting 106.1 KXFF Colorado City, AZ. Edgewater Broadcasting’s CP for 95.3 W237DW Covington, KY/Cincinnati applies to increase power to 250 watts at 236 ...[Read More]