1380 Boise

FCC Report 11/27: A New Full Power FM For Fort Walton Beach

Clay Holladay's Northwest Florida Media is seeking to bring a new Class A signal to 106.9 in Fort Walton Beach FL. The addition of a new 106.9 allocation to Fort Walton Beach is made possible by Holladay's Gulf South Communications completing the downgrade of CHR 106.7 WKMX Enterprise AL from a Class C to C1, while moving eastward towards Dothan. Holladay sold a five station cluster in Fort Walton Beach to Cumulus in 2002 for $28.5 million. If the new allocation is granted by the FCC it will go into the next auction for new FM signals.

Sale Brings Oldies To Boise

Longtime Boise personality “Big” Jack Armstrong has acquired Country/Talk “1380 The Bull” KSRV Ontario, OR/Boise from Impact Radio Group and will flip the station to Oldies. Armstrong will begin an LMA of the station on February 1 and debut “Oldies 1380” on February 15 at 3pm. The Argus-Observer states that the launch will be timed to coincide with the 39th anniversary of Armstrong’s radio career. The new format will compete directly with “Kool Oldies 99.5” KKOO where Armstrong worked until early 2012. After the sale of 1380 closes, Impact Radio Group will continue to own Sports “ESPN 730” KINF, Classic Country “Hank 1240” KMHI, Variety Hits “96.1 Bob-FM” KSRV-FM, News/Talk 99.1 KINF-FM, Regional Mexi...[Read More]