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KTSA San Antonio Adds FM Translator

Alpha Media News/Talk 550 KTSA San Antonio has added an FM signal with the sign-on of 107.1 K296GK Pleasanton, TX from its new location in downtown San Antonio. KTSA is the #2 commercial Talker in the San Antonio market behind iHeartMedia’s 1200 WOAI. It is the third translator launched in the market by Alpha. In December they signed-on 94.5 K233DB rebroadcasting Sports 1250 KZDC. Earlier this month Alternative “103.3 The App” K277CX debuted, however antenna issues quickly took it off air, with its return awaiting FCC approval. Alpha Media/San Antonio is now simulcasting News/Talk KTSA-AM on its FM translator K296GK-FM at 107.1 FM as well as its original frequency 550 AM. Executive VP of Programming Scott Mahalick said, “Adding the FM frequency to our news talk stat...[Read More]

Alpha Acquires Three San Antonio Translators

Alpha Media has agreed to purchase three translators in the San Antonio market for a combined $1,452,500. For $412,500, Alpha acquires 94.7 K234CI Marion, TX from Frank McCoy. K234CI holds a CP to relocate to San Antonio with 250 watts at 126 meters (Coverage Map). Alpha intends on changing the originating station from Salem’s 630 KSLR to their Sports “ESPN 1250” KZDC. For $430,000, Alpha will purchase the CP of 103.3 K277CX Terrell Wells, TX from San Antonio Radioworks. Currently licensed with 185 watts at 178 meters (Coverage Map), Alpha intends to change the originating station from 1480 KCHL to CHR 94.1 KTFM. $610,000 brings 107.1 K296GK Pleasanton, TX from Wildcatter Wireless. K296GK holds a CP to relocate to San Antonio with 250 watts at 178 meters (Coverage Map). A...[Read More]