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Sunrise Resets Its Hudson Valley Changes

Update 3/21: One month after a cluster-wide morning show shuffle, Sunrise Broadcasting has set everything back to the way it was. Bob & Lori have returned from a month on “Fox Oldies 98.9” WGNY-FM Rosendale to move back to AC “Fox 103.1” WJGK Newburgh. That allows Van Ritshie to go back to mornings from middays at WGNY-FM, while D-Rock moves from mornings at WJGK to nights at Dance “Drive FX“. 1220 WGNY Newburgh/97.3 W247AW Poughkeepsie has also returned to ESPN Radio after flipping to a simulcast of WGNY-FM last month. They will be joined in ESPN programming by 94.1 W231BP Chester/Middletown and 95.7 W239BL Poughkeepsie. The duo of translators had been the analog signals for Dance “Drive FX“, which will now be heard exclusively on 98.9 ...[Read More]

Translator Report 6/29

This past week has seen a lot of moves for translators with Clear Channel making moves to add new programming options in two major markets. In Minneapolis/St. Paul, Clear Channel is teaming with EMF Broadcasting to bring two translators to the top of the IDS Center in Minneapolis. Northpine.com reports 93.3 W227BF Shoreview, MN will upgrade from 10 to 99 watts and rebroadcast 97.1 KTCZ-HD2, while 102.5 K273BH Fridley, MN will jump from 41 to 250 watts rebroadcasting 101.3 KDWB-HD2. Clear Channel purchased 103.5 K278BP Cottage Grove, MN from EMF last year. It is used to rebroadcast Sports 1130 KFAN via 100.3 KTLK-HD2. Clear Channel and EMF are also working in tandem in Detroit. As part of the deal that gave Clear Channel access to 103.5 in Minneapolis last year, EMF gained programming contr...[Read More]