96.7 Ithaca

FCC Applications 4/30

Translator Moves Entercom has agreed to purchase the Construction Permit for 105.7 W289CB Milwaukee from Kevin Youngers for $300,000. As part of the sale, Entercom has applied to relocate the translator to the tower of 103.7 WXSS where it will operate with 240 watts at 284 meters rebroadcasting 103.7 WXSS-HD3 (Coverage Map). Apple 107.1 Inc. has made yet another modification to its application for 106.3 W292DV New York as it changes the originating station to Multicultural Broadcasting’s 1660 WWRU Jersey City. The translator will operate with 40 watts at 200 meters (Coverage Map). Alpine Broadcasting is attempting to move two of its translators into Kansas City, or in this case Kansas Cities. 92.7 K224ET Knob Noster, MO seeks to relocate to Kansas City, KS where it will rebroadcast C...[Read More]

Big Changes For Ithaca’s Vine

Update 8/7: Saga made it official and announced this morning that “98.7 The Vine” will be moving to the new 96.7 signal on Monday, August 12. Original Report 8/6: Saga AAA “98.7 The Vine” W254BF Ithaca/97.3 WYXL-HD3 is hyping “Big Changes Coming” to the station. With an image on their website blocking the 8 in their logo and the recent registration of 967TheVine.com by Saga, the station will be announcing a move to a new frequency. The move will shift the station from the 35 watt signal of W254BF to the 250 watts of 96.7 W244CZ. The latter’s CP was purchased by Saga in May from Calvary Chapel of The Finger Lakes for $60,000.

FCC Applications 5/31

Curtis Media Group’s Eastern Airwaves has acquired a pair of translator CP’s in North Carolina. From Community Public Radio, Eastern Airwaves added 97.7 W249CN Fairfield, NC for $125,000. The 250 watt translator will put a city grade signal over Greensboro where it will be used to rebroadcast Curtis’ “Triad Sports” 1320 WCOG. From Bible Broadcasting Network, Eastern Airwaves acquired 94.3 W232CI Fayetteville for $47,500. The 30 watt translator is currently licensed to rebroadcast Bible Broadcasting’s 91.1 WYBH Fayetteville. Saga Communications has purchased 96.7 W244CZ Ithaca, NY from Calvary Chapel Of The Finger Lakes for $60,000. The 250 watt translator will rebroadcast an HD subchannel of 103.7 WQNY Ithaca. Golden Corners Broadcasting’s 104.9 WC...[Read More]