106.5 Huntsville

FCC Applications 10/30

Station Moves Family Life Broadcasting’s 88.1 KJTY Topeka, KS is attempting to rimshot Kansas City a little more as it is applying to move its transmitter site eastward to near Lawrence where it will operate with 88kW at 176.9 meters (Coverage Map). Concurrently, Templo Apostoles y Prophetas Bethel’s 88.1 KZGC-FM Garden City, KS applies to upgrade to 1kW at 125 meters (Coverage Map). Liberman Broadcasting is reapplying for two of its expiring CP’s. In the Dallas suburbs, “FunAsia 104.9” KZMP-FM Pilot Point seeks 42kW at 606 meters (Coverage Map). In suburban Houston, “La Raza 103.3” KJOJ-FM Freeport wants 100kW at 595.8 meters (Coverage Map). In between Houston and San Antonio, Roy Henderson’s 92.3 KNRG New Ulm, TX seeks to increase from a Cl...[Read More]

106.5 Kiss-FM Huntsville Debuts

Update 12/26: W293AH has launched its permanent format as CHR “106.5 Kiss-FM“. Launching with 10,065 songs in a row commercial-free, the new format is taking aim at Cumulus’ 104.3 WZYP. Listen to the debut of 106.5 Kiss-FM at FormatChange.com. Original Report 11/9: Clear Channel Talk simulcast 1230 WBHP Huntsville and 800 WHOS Decatur AL have lost their FM translator as 106.5 W293AH shifts to “Christmas 106.5“. 106.5 continues to be fed by 100.3 WQRV-HD2.

2012 Post-Christmas Format Change Watchlist

It’s that time of the year again as stations across the country shift to Christmas music for the season. Quite a few of these stations will use the temporary ratings boost to launch a new format after the holidays. This year could bring more flips than usual as many stations will be affiliating with the new CBS Sports Radio set to debut on January 2, 2013. This list will compile all the stations we at RadioInsight are monitoring for pending format changes and will be updated continuously. Confirmed Flips Multiple Markets: CBS will flip “ESPN 1300” WJZ Baltimore, “America’s Talk 1660” WBCN Charlotte, “Talkradio 1270” WXYT Detroit, “Talk 650” KIKK Houston, “KYDZ Radio 1140” KYDZ Las Vegas, 610 WIP Philadelphia, “ES...[Read More]