1520 Oklahoma City

FCC Applications 4/5: Rock 102 New Haven On The Move

Translator Moves Following interference complaints from Saga’s 102.1 WAQY Springfield, MA, iHeartMedia’s Classic Rock “Rock 102” W271BW Milbrook/New Haven, CT applies to relocate to 101.5 with 5 watts at -27 meters (Coverage Map). 101.5 is first adjacent to sister CHR “KC 101.3” WKCI-FM Hamden, which means its just a first step before a second frequency change. Michael Piazza’s 99.3 K257CD Phoenix seeks to increase its coverage with an upgrade to 250 watts horizontal at 261 meters from its existing location. K257CD will continue to rebroadcast CRC Broadcasting’s “Money Radio 1510” KFNN Mesa (Coverage Map). Yet another translator is attempting to make a move into Indianapolis as Kaspar Broadcasting’s 94.3 W232CP Noblesville s...[Read More]

KOKC Towers Destroyed By Tornado

Due to the destruction of the KOKC towers, Tyler Media has moved its programming for now to sister “The Franchise 2” 1560 KEBC Del City as well as KOKC’s 103.1 K276EX translator. Original Report 3/25: The tornado outbreak that hit Oklahoma today has crippled Tyler Media News/Talk 1520 KOKC Oklahoma City. Two of the station’s towers have been completely leveled with a third snapped in half. Wow. Large radio tower has been crippled by tornado in Moore, OK. This is the old KOMA tower. pic.twitter.com/M3swai91ci — Rusty Surette (@KBTXRusty) March 26, 2015 Top of KOMA tower dangles precariously after #tornado rips through #Moore pic.twitter.com/qznMBcNdsM — Jay Chilton (@jaychilton) March 26, 2015 KOMA Tower in Moore bent over from the storm. from @kfor #OKWX...[Read More]

KOKC & KREF Oklahoma City Add FM Signals

Update 2/1: Sports “1400 The Ref” KREF Norman has also added an FM translator previously rebroadcasting KJTH. 98.5 K253AY Norman flipped to simulcasting KREF at 11:00 this morning. The 25 watt translator has also applied this week to boost to 250 watts. Original Report 1/31: The Talk battle in Oklahoma City is escalating. One day after 1640 KZLS announced it was flipping to Talk, Tyler Media News/Talk 1520 KOKC Oklahoma City has begun simulcasting its programming on 103.1 K276EX Oklahoma City. The translator, which is owned by The Love Station, Inc, had been rebroadcasting their Christian CHR “The House FM” KJTH Ponca City. The translator has applied to its upgrade from 75 to 99 watts from a new location north of Oklahoma City. Despite having the only 50kW AM signal...[Read More]

Renda Sells Oklahoma City Cluster

Update 7/17: As the filings for these sales make their way to the FCC Database, we see that Tyler Media will pay Renda $40 Million for its four stations and receive $1.6 Million from WPA Radio for KTLR and KKNG. Original Report 7/16: Renda Broadcasting has sold its Oklahoma City cluster to Tyler Media. The sale brings together Renda’s News/Talk 1520 KOKC, Classic Hits 92.5 KOMA, AC “Magic 104.1” KMGL, and Classic Rock 107.7 KRXO together with Tyler’s “Radio Disney 1560” KEBC, Country “93.3 Jake-FM” KJKE, Regional Mexican “La Z 106.7” KTUZ, and two television stations. In order to get under the mandated limits for stations owned in a market, Tyler will spinoff “Community Talk” 890 KTLR/94.1 K231BH and Classic Country &#...[Read More]