Following the move of Business 1570 KYCR to 1440 last month, Salem will launch “Wellness Radio 1570” KDIZ Golden Valley/Minneapolis on Monday, January 11. While Salem is promoting the new Health & Wellness format as the first of its kind, a previous attempt was made in the late 1990’s by 1390 WZHF Washington DC. Programming will include Dr. Asa On Call from 12-3pm as well as Doctor’s Choice Coffee, River Ahava Wellness, Like It Matters, LLC and Healthline Live with Dr. Bob Marshall. Salem Media Group Twin Cities will launch the first-of-its-kind format on Monday, January 11th at 7am with the introduction of Wellness Radio 1570 KDIZ AM in the Twin Cities. The station is the first of its kind to dedicate its entire format to health and wellness programming. Wellness Ra...[Read More]
Salem Communications continues to take control of the final five stations it acquired from Disney in September. In Denver, 1690 KDDZ Arvada has changed call letters to KDMT and is now stunting with the music of Johnny Cash as “Cash Country 1690“. The stunt will lead into the launch of Salem’s “Wall Street Business Network” programming as “Money Talk 1690“. In Minneapolis/St. Paul Salem has moved their Business programming from 1570 KYCR Golden Valley to 1440 KDIZ Golden Valley. A call letter swap is expected to follow. What’s next for 1570? Salem has registered KDIZ1570.com, KDIZAM.com, and TwinCitiesWellnessRadio.com. It looks like a Brokered Health Talk format will be forthcoming.