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FCC Report 6/4: Did Billings Translators Go Rogue?

Following an informal objection and request for enforcement by Connoisseur Media, Edgewater Broadcasting has withdrawn its Construction Permit and License to Cover applications for 96.3 K242CI Casper WY to relocate to 102.5 in Billings MT. Edgewater had applied for and was granted a CP to move K242CI to Billings rebroadcasting Sun Mountain Inc.'s 1340 KBSR Laurel MT where it was operating as AC "Magic 102.5". Connoisseur claims that K242CI and 104.5 K283CP (licensed to rebroadcast 1450 KYLW Lockwood MT) have been operating illegally. Amongst Connoisseur's claims were that K242CI began operating in late 2016 but did not file for a license to cover until March, neither originating AM have not operated for multiple years now and no tower constructed at the licensed site for either station,...[Read More]

FCC Applications 6/14

Station Moves After its previous Construction Permit to relocate to Lookout Mountain expired, Colorado Public Radio Classical 88.1 KVOD Lakewood/Denver, CO applies to remain at its current location on Mount Morrison, but to the new master antenna being built. KVOD will increase from a Class C3 to C2 with a directional 6.05kW at 325.7 meters (Coverage Map). Educational Media Foundation Christian AC 94.9 WKVF Bartlett/Memphis, TN applies to move to an adjacent tower where it will operate with 2.9kW at 217 meters (Coverage Map). Badlands Airtime’s pending acquisition of 94.5 KCFS Sioux Falls, SD applies to increase from a Class A to C3 with 25kW at 87.9 meters (Coverage Map). When Badlands Airtime closes on the purchase of KCFS from the University of Sioux Falls it will also convert the...[Read More]

FCC Applications 7/10: WFAS-FM To Rise From The Ashes

Bridgelight LLC has resubmitted its proposed move of 94.3 W232AL Pomona, NY across the Hudson River. The move would bring the translator to the former tower of 103.9 WFAS-FM Bronxville in White Plains where it would operate with 250 watts at 197 meters rebroadcasting Cumulus’ 95.5 WPLJ New York (Coverage Map). Conveniently Cumulus moved WFAS-FM’s programming to WPLJ-HD2 when it launched “Radio 103.9” WNBM on July 3. Station Moves Shamrock Communications has proposed modifying its CP for 95.9 in Pahrump, NV to operate with 17kW at -103 meters (Coverage Map). Domestic Church Media’s Catholic 89.3 WFJS-FM Freehold, NJ has applied to increase from a Class A with 3.8kW at 50 meters to a B1 with 15.2kW (Coverage Map). Colorado Public Radio’s Classical 88.1 KVO...[Read More]