Cherry Creek Radio and The Montana Radio Company have completed their multi-market swap and divestitures in Butte, Great Falls, and Helena MT leading to multiple format changes in those markets. In Butte, Cherry Creek has added previously Silent 107.7 KMTZ Walkerville to their cluster there and has launched the station as Variety Hits “107.7 Dave-FM“. Great Falls had previously seen two format changes as Cherry Creek flipped their Classic Rock “Rock 92.9” KLFM Great Falls to Classic Hits “Kool 92.9” in April and newly acquired 107.5 K298BL from a simulcast of Country “107.3 The Mighty Mo” KIMO Townsend/Helena to Alternative “107.5 The Peak” in May. Also in Great Falls, Classic Country “96.3 Mo Legends” KVMO Fort Benton...[Read More]
Montana Radio Company launched Active Rock “Rock 106.5” KKRK Helena Valley SE, MT today. The station will be programmed by Kit Mann, PD of sister AC 105.3 KMTX-FM. The syndicated Free Beer & Hot Wings show will air in mornings. KKRK spotlights bands such as Seether, Shinedown, Static X, and Volbeat as core artists. KKRK joins a Montana Radio Company cluster that includes Sports “ESPN Montana” K235BW, Hot AC “Mix 102.3” KMXM, AC 105.3 KMTX-FM, Country “Mighty Mo” 107.3 KIMO, Standards “Classy 950” KMTX along with stations in Missoula and Great Falls.