98.1 Peoria

FCC Applications 3/1: Big Cincinnati Translator Upgrade

Translator Moves Edgewater Broadcasting’s 95.3 W237DW Covington, KY/Cincinnati seeks an increase from 2 watts to 250 watts at 236 meters where it will rebroadcast an HD subchannel of iHeartMedia’s 102.7 WEBN Cincinnati (Coverage Map). The move is contingent on a move of 95.5 WCXE-LP Erlanger, KY to 103.1. Alpha Media’s CP for 98.1 W251BQ Peoria seeks to relocate to a new tower with 103 watts at 77 meters where it will rebroadcast an HD subchannel for 102.3 WNGY Morton (Coverage Map). Carlos Lopez’ 95.9 K240CW Corpus Christi, TX applies to increase to 250 watts at 75 meters rebroadcasting Texas Country 1150 KCCT Corpus Christi (Coverage Map). First Ventures Capital Partners’ 97.5 K248AY Sioux City, IA seeks an increase from 17 watts at 126.1 meters to 145 watts...[Read More]

FCC Applications 3/20: NYC FM On The Move

A small Class D FM in New York City is seeking a new dial position. City College of New York’s 90.3 WHCR-FM New York is seeking to relocate to 91.9 in an attempt to find a signal with less interference. With its entire 60dBu coverage area within the 40dBu of WHPC Garden City, WHCR-FM has trouble being heard within a kilometer of the station’s antenna. If approved, which would also require the dismissal of two pending translator applications, WHCR would continue to operate with its current 8 watts at 81 meters. Cesar Guel has been under close scrutiny for a series of LPFM applications. While many of those have been dismissed or are in the process of being modified, Guel’s Hispanic Christian Community Network is purchasing nine translators in California and Nevada from East...[Read More]