98.5 Reading

Cumulus Begins CBS Sports Radio Transitions

As CBS Sports Radio prepares to debut on January 2, Cumulus has begun the process of rebranding some of their stations away from the ESPN or Fox Sports monikers the stations had been using. Among the stations rebranding so-far: “ESPN 970” KESP Modesto, CA to “Sportsradio 970” “940 ESPN Radio” WINE Brookfield, CT/WPUT Brewster, NY to “Sportsradio 940/1510” “ESPN 95.9” WSJZ Sebastian/Melbourne, FL to “Sportsradio 95.9” “ESPN 102.1” WZAT Savannah, GA to “Sportsradio 102.1” “ESPN Radio 1490” KTOP Topeka, KS to “Sportsradio 1490” “Supertalk 1340” KRMD Shreveport/100.7 K264AS Mooringsport, LA to “Sportstalk 100.7” “ESPN 96.7” WLLF Mercer, PA/...[Read More]

ESPN Goes To FM in Reading

Cumulus Sports “ESPN 1240” WIOV Reading, PA adds an FM simulcast via 98.5 W253AC. The translator had been used to rebroadcast sister AC 100.7 WLEV Allentown since 1995. Along with the change in originating stations, 98.5 has begun operating from its new facilities as it shifts to 1240’s tower in West Reading where it will operate with 100 watts.