106.9 Phoenix

FCC Report 7/15: Entravision Loses Phoenix Move-In Battle

FCC Actions The FCC has granted Matinee Media's License to Cover for 107.3 KAZV Aguila AZ and dismissed a multi-frequency change proposal made by Entravision. KAZV filed for its license on December 26, 2017 on the last day possible after multiple tolling requests due to years of local zoning issues and being granted a CP to build a temporary 150 foot tower. The next day Entravision filed applications to move “La Suavecita 107.1” KVVA-FM Apache Junction AZ to move to the South Mountain tower farm just south of downtown Phoenix contingent on simulcaster 106.9 KDVA Buckeye applies to move to 106.7 with no changes to its facilities, a show cause order to move Prescott Valley Broadcasting Company AC 106.7 KPPV Prescott AZ to 106.9 and changing KAZV's allocation reference points based on the...[Read More]

FCC Report 1/7

FM Changes Entravision has applied for a multi-signal change that would allow its Regional Mexican "Jose 107.1" KVVA-FM Apache Junction AZ to move to the South Mountain tower farm just south of downtown Phoenix. KVVA-FM would move to South Mountain with a city-of-license change to Sun Lakes operating with 870w/508m. To make that move possible simulcaster 106.9 KDVA Buckeye applies to move to 106.7 with no changes to its 6kW/93m facilities. Prescott Valley Broadcasting Company AC 106.7 KPPV Prescott AZ would be issued a show cause order to move to 106.9, while the vacant allocation on 107.3 in Aguila AZ would receive new reference coordinates. That 107.3 allocation will determine if any of these changes will proceed. The Construction Permit for Matinee Media's 107.3 KAZV Aguila was s...[Read More]