97.3 Jacksonville

Planet Moving In Jacksonville

iHeartMedia Active Rock “106.9 Planet Radio” W295AZ Jacksonville Beach/WKSL-HD2 Neptune Beach FL has announced it will move to 97.3 on Friday, January 22. 97.3 W247CF Orange Park will be the new home for the Active Rock programming. The Delmarva Educational Association owned translator is licensed to operate with 99 watts at 274 meters (Coverage Map), giving it a slight coverage edge over the 106.9 signal. As we reported earlier this week in our Daily Domains report, iHeart registered 973PlanetRadio.com for the station as well as two domains for a new format on 106.9. 97.3 will become the fourth frequency in the Jacksonville market to host the “Planet Radio” brand. The station launched on 93.3 WPLA in 1995 and remained there until it moved to 107.3 in 2005. After th...[Read More]

Station Sales 9/26

Note To Readers: As we mentioned in yesterday’s FCC Applications column we are breaking off the Station Sales report into a separate column to run every Friday. Sea-Comm Media sells 95.9 W240AS Wilmington, NC and claims it will sell 103.7 WBNE Wrightsville Beach, NC to Sunrise Broadcasting. In two separate deals, American General Media will sell 1000 KKIM Albuquerque and 1410 KERI Bakersfield to Wilkins Radio. Station Sales Scott Thompson’s BIG Radio acquires “Oldies 1490” WGEZ Beloit, WI from Alliance Communications for $150,000. WGEZ will join a local cluster including Talk “Big 1380” WTJK South Beloit, IL and Rock “105.9 The Hog” WWHG Evansville, WI. Gregory Communications acquires 560 WGAI Elizabeth City, NC from Max Media for $100,000. G...[Read More]