96.7 Fresno

Greg Neft To Program PowerTalk 96.7 Fresno

iHeartMedia News/Talk “PowerTalk 96.7” KALZ Fowler/Fresno and 1400 KRZR Visalia CA has appointed Greg Neft as Program Director. Neft joins KALZ/KRZR from Cherry Creek Media where he served as Director of News Programming since 2015. He previously served as co-anchor for 104.5 WOKV Jacksonville’s Morning News and as a reporter for 105.5 KRDO-FM Colorado Springs. iHeartMedia announced today that Greg Neft has been named Program Director for KALZ-PowerTalk 96.7 and KRZR- AM 1400, Fresno’s Next Generation of News Talk, effective immediately. iHeartMedia Fresno has a strong cross-platform presence and includes a number of iconic brands and franchises — both broadcast and digital — encompassing more than seven stations comprised of music, talk and news formats. iHeartMedia has ...[Read More]

PowerTalk 96.7 Debuts In Fresno

Update 1/1: “Power Talk” debuted has expected at midnight on 96.7 KALZ and 1400 KRZR. Update 12/10: Clear Channel has announced that it will flip Hot AC “Alice 96.7” KALZ to “Power Talk 96.7” on January 1. The station will simulcast on 1400 KRZR Visalia to improve coverage south of Fresno. KRZR currently simulcasts “Fox Sports 1340” KCBL. The station’s lineup will feature mostly Premiere Radio Networks content including Glenn Beck 6-9am, Rush Limbaugh 9am-12pm, Sean Hannity 12-3pm, Andy Dean 6-9pm, Clyde Lewis 9-10pm, and George Noory 10pm-6am. They will be joined by a local program hosted by Bill Manders from 3-6pm. AllAccess first tipped the possibility of KALZ flipping to Talk on November 14. Original Report 10/5: Major changes are o...[Read More]

2012 Post-Christmas Format Change Watchlist

It’s that time of the year again as stations across the country shift to Christmas music for the season. Quite a few of these stations will use the temporary ratings boost to launch a new format after the holidays. This year could bring more flips than usual as many stations will be affiliating with the new CBS Sports Radio set to debut on January 2, 2013. This list will compile all the stations we at RadioInsight are monitoring for pending format changes and will be updated continuously. Confirmed Flips Multiple Markets: CBS will flip “ESPN 1300” WJZ Baltimore, “America’s Talk 1660” WBCN Charlotte, “Talkradio 1270” WXYT Detroit, “Talk 650” KIKK Houston, “KYDZ Radio 1140” KYDZ Las Vegas, 610 WIP Philadelphia, “ES...[Read More]