Entercom has announced the appointment of Pail iHander as Program Director for News/Talk 840 KXNT and “CBS Sports 1140” KXST North Las Vegas NV. Ihander joins KXNT/KXST from Bonneville Phoenix where he served as Assistant Program Director and News Director for 92.3 KTAR-FM and “Arizona Sports 98.7” KMVP-FM since 2012. He has also previously served as Director of News/Talk/Sports Programming for Clear Channel in Albany NY and Colorado Springs CO, reporter for KOA Denver and KEX Portland, and APD of WOAI San Antonio. Entercom, the #1 creator of live, original, local audio content in the United States, announced the appointment of Paul Ihander to the role of Program Director for News and Talk Radio 840 AM (KXNT-AM) and Sports Radio 1140 AM (KXST-AM) in Las Vegas, effec...[Read More]
CBS Radio is transferring its Las Vegas VP/Programming Charese Fruge to Houston where she will serve as Vice President of Programming and Operations Manager for the company’s six stations in the markets as well as Program Director of CHR “Hot 95.7” KKHH and Hot AC “Mix 96.5” KHMX effective Monday, May 4. Fruge joined CBS Radio in 2009 as PD of Hot AC “Mix 94.1” KMXB Las Vegas and has since taken on oversight of Alternative “X107.5” KXTE as well. At various times she also oversaw CBS stations in Sacramento and San Diego. Replacing Fruge as VP/Progamming of CBS Radio Las Vegas will be Cat Thomas. Thomas will give up his day-to-day programming duties at CHR 98.5 KLUC, but program KXTE, News/Talk 840 KXNT/100.5 KXNT-FM, and “CBS Sport...[Read More]
CBS has teamed with Cumulus to launch “CBS Sports Radio” on January 2, 2013. Fourteen CBS Sports formatted stations will contribute programming and content to the 24/7 network. The programming will include live talk shows around the clock with listener calls and interaction. CBS states it will have a prominent roles on the network for personalities from CBS Sports, CBS Sports Network, and CBSSports.com. Affiliates will be given the opportunity to regionalize their lineup by selecting programs from other CBS or Cumulus Sports formatted stations. Cumulus Media Networks will be the exclusive syndicator and sales partner of the network. Programming will commence on September 4 as the network will be begin operatings newscasts and updates for affiliating stations. The fourteen Sport...[Read More]
CBS Radio has flipped Sports 1140 KSFN to a Childrens oriented format as “KYDZ Radio“. Core artists on the station include Jonas Brothers, Selena Gomez, The Plain White T’s, David Archuleta, and Miley Cyrus. The station is promoting itself as “For Kids, By Kids” and will feature on-air product produced and voiced by local children.