93.5 Evansville

Evansville’s Wolf Flips To Classic Country

Midwest Communications flipped Country “93.5 The Wolf” WLFW Chandler/Evansville to Classic Country “93.5 Duke-FM” today. The new 80s/90s based Country format becomes the third Duke-FM in Midwest’s portfolio following 2014 launches in Terre Haute and Appleton. The turnkey format is distributed by Envision Radio Networks and Kroeger Media. In the Fall 2014 Nielsen Audio ratings WLFW’s 3.5 share distantly trailed Townsquare Media’s 99.5 WKDQ‘s 10.0 share. Envision Networks® and Kroeger Media Inc. are excited to announce Midwest Communications’ WLFW-FM/Evansville, IN debut of DUKE FM®. With WLFW’s recent launch as 93.5 DUKE FM®, the station joins over 200 affiliates on the Envision Country Network. Listen to DUKE FM® at 935duke.com. “Evansville, ...[Read More]

Midwest Communications Acquires South Central

Update 6/2: Midwest is paying $72 million for the nine South Central stations. Original Report 5/28: Midwest Communications is expanding to the South Central as it acquires South Central Communication’s 9 stations in three markets for an undisclosed price. As first reported this morning by Tom Taylor Now, the deal comes following the collapse of a long expected purchase of South Central’s stations by Summit Media. The purchase will expand Midwest beyond its existing footprint into Evansville, Knoxville, and Nashville. Joining Midwest are the following stations: Evansville: Country “93.5 The Wolf” WLFW, CHR “Hot 96” WSTO, AC 104.1 WIKY, and Classic Rock 107.5 WABX Update 5/29: The LMA of Variety Hits “107.1 Jack-FM” WEJK from South Central sub...[Read More]