After the move of Country 97.5 KSHL to 93.7 last week, McKenzie River Broadcasting has completed the move of what is now 97.7 KEQB Coburg OR into the Eugene market. McKenzie River debuted the move-in signal at 10am this morning as Regional Mexican “La Que Buena 97.7“. The station will carry Univision’s Alex “El Genio” Lucas in mornings. Steve King, PD of sister AC “94.5 Mix-FM” KMGE and Variety Hits “105.5 Bob-FM” KEUG will also oversee KEQB. Lupe Cureno will join the station from 610 KRTA Medford for an undisclosed airshift.
Station Sales After its sale to Compass Radio Group did not close, Fidelity Broadcasting has resold AC “94.5 The Tide” WYEZ Murrells Inlet and Soft AC “Easy 105.9/100.7” WEVZ North Myrtle Beach/WGTN-FM Andrews, SC to Byrne Acquisition Group for $1.316 million. Byrne owns Sports “105.5 The Roar” WCCP-FM/1560 WAHT Clemson SC, WBUW-TV Janesville WI, and an LPTV in Hilton Head Island. 810 Incorporated sells Brokered 810 WEDO McKeesport, PA to Broadcast Communications, Inc. for $175,000. Buyer Bob Stevens told the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review he will pair WEDO with 92.3 W222CB Irwin consolidating programming currently heard on 770 WKFB Jeanette/97.5 W248AR Monroeville, which will launch a new music format serving Pittsburgh’s eastern suburbs. Donald Pugh’s Eternity Media Gr...[Read More]