93.5 Harrisburg

Cumulus Completes Harrisburg Format Swap; Revamps Nash Lineup

Cumulus Media completed its format swap of CHR “Hot 93.5” WWKL Mechanicsburg and Country “Nash-FM 106.7” WZCY Hershey/Harrisburg PA at 2pm today. They also utilized the swap to revamp the new “93.5 Nash-FM” to a gold based presentation focusing on 1990s and 2000s artists along the lines of the Nash Icon brand. The station has dropped the syndicated Ty, Kelly & Chuck morning show in place of PD/afternoon host Chachi Angelo and Jenna Clay. That duo hosted mornings on WZCY until it was replaced by the show formerly known as America’s Morning Show in February 2014. Clay had remained in the Cumulus cluster as News Director. Original Report 3/2: Cumulus Media will swap frequencies for two of its Harrisburg PA stations on Thursday, March 15. CHR R...[Read More]

DOJ Approves Cumulus/Citadel Merger Pending Additional Spinoffs

Update 9/15: The Harrisburg frequency swap will take place tonight in front of the closing of the merger. CHR “Hot 92” WWKL will become “Hot 93.5”, while Classic Rock WTPA goes in reverse to 92.1. 92.1 WTPA and Country “Red 102.3” WCAT-FM will operated by a trust separate from the rest of the Cumulus spinoffs. Update 9/12: We now know the identities of the additional station(s) required to be spun-off by Cumulus to satisfy the DOJ. The Flint Journal identified Classic Rock “103.9 The Fox” WRSR as the Flint station. In Harrisburg, the already planned spin-offs of 92.1 WWKL and 102.3 WCAT-FM will satisfy the DOJ with one caveat. Northeast Radio Watch reports that 92.1 will acquire the intellectual property of Rock 93.5 WTPA, while “Hot 92...[Read More]