93.1 Montgomery

NewsTalk To Move In Montgomery

Update 8/30: The programming of 107.9 WMRK completed its move to 93.1 WACV this evening. Original Report 8/14: Bluewater Broadcasting has begun promoting the move of “NewsTalk 107.9” WMRK Shorter/Montgomery AL to 93.1 on September 1. Bluewater currently LMA’s 107.9 from Alexander Broadcasting. 93.1 will be a new signal in the market licensed to Coosada and currently owned by Liberty Acquisitions. A call letter change is taking place prior to the launch as 93.1’s WGMP slides to Bluewater Alternative “104.9 The Gump” 1170 WACV/104.9 W285AJ. The WACV calls will shift to 93.1 for the News/Talk format. No official word on the new format to debut on 107.9, however rumors in the market indicate the station will be leased to EMF Broadcasting to become the Montgo...[Read More]

Three CP’s Prepare Domains For Launch

Three Auction 91 Construction Permits are preparing for their upcoming launches by registering domains for the stations. In Montgomery AL, 93.1 WGMP Coosada will assume the programming of “News/Talk 107.9” WMRK on September 1 as Bluewater Broadcasting begins an LMA with 93.1 as the current one with 107.9 expires. NewsTalk931.com is already live pointing to WMRK’s website. Over in Muskegon MI, Will Tieman’s 93.1 WMPA Ferrysburg has registered Country931.com for the soon to launch station. Tieman, who is best known as the voice of Michigan State University basketball, also owns “Sportsradio 1370” WGHN and AC 92.1 WGHN-FM in Grand Haven. Canyon Media Group’s 101.5 KCLS Leeds, UT serving the St. George market will launch as AC branded as “Souther...[Read More]