After moving the News/Talk rebroadcast of 1240 WTAX Springfield IL from 107.5 W298AP to 93.5 W228DL, Saga Communications has launched “Pure Oldies 107.5” on W298BP/103.7 WDBR-HD3. The new format is focusing on the older end of the Oldies spectrum with a core library of 1950s/1960s music. The format will flank sister Classic Hits “Cool 93.9” WQQL. W298AP operates with 250w/84m covering Springfield and adjacent towns. W298AP is the first of two “Pure Oldies” stations Saga will launch this week. 1470 WNYY Ithaca NY will drop Liberal Talk on February 1 to become “Pure Oldies 94.1“.
Saga Communications News/Talk 1240 WTAX/107.5 W298AP Springfield IL is moving its FM signal to 93.5 W228DL Springfield. W228DL was moved from 99.7 in Minier IL as part of the AM Revitalization. The station will continue to be heard on 107.5 until the end of January when Saga will launch a new music format on W298AP/WDBR-HD3. Both translators operate with identical 250w/84m facilities.