98.9 Las Vegas

Fox Sports 1340 Las Vegas To Add FM With Addition Of Golden Knights Hockey

With the announcement that it will serve as flagship station for the NHL’s new Vegas Golden Knights, Lotus Communications Sports “Fox Sports 1340” KRLV Las Vegas will begin airing on 98.9 K255CT Henderson. That will displace Regional Mexican “La Caliente” 1230 KLAV from 98.9. The deal with KRLV and the Golden Knights will encompass the company’s Las Vegas market stations in various forms. All game broadcasts will be heard on KRLV/K255CT with some games heard in Spanish on “ESPN Deportes 1460” KENO. Golden Knights staffers and players will also make regular appearances on Rock 92.3 KOMP, Classic Rock “97.1 The Point” KXPT, and Sports “ESPN 1100/100.9” KWWN/K265EZ. Vegas Golden Knights Chairman and CEO Bill Foley and Lot...[Read More]

Lotus Flips Las Vegas Pair

Lotus Communications has made a pair of format changes at its Las Vegas cluster. Brokered Talk 1230 KLAV Las Vegas and 98.9 K255CT Henderson are currently stunting with Construction Sounds as the station prepares to flip to Regional Mexican “La Caliente“. CalienteLV.com and LaCalienteLV.com were registered by Lotus last week. The 250 watt translator at 98.9 previously was rebroadcasting sister Sports “ESPN 1100” KWWN. Meanwhile Spanish Brokered Talk 1340 KRLV Las Vegas flips to Sports utilizing Fox Sports Radio network programming. KRLV becomes the fourth station in Lotus’ Las Vegas holdings with a Sports format joining “ESPN 1100/100.9“, NBC Sports affiliated “920 The Game” KBAD, and “ESPN Deportes 1460” KENO. Lotus holds a...[Read More]

FCC Applications 6/27

Station Moves Telesouth Communications is canceling its previously granted CP to upgrade 103.1 WOSM Ocean Springs/Biloxi, MS from a Class C2 with 50kW at 140 meters to a C1 with 100kW at 180 meters at the request of Apex Broadcasting. Concurrently WOSM has proposed to remain at its current tower with an increase to 150 meters (Coverage Map). At the same time Apex’ 103.1 WZLB Valparaiso/Fort Walton Beach applies to relocate to a new tower site upgrading from 50kW at 114.4 meters to 50kW at 145.8 meters (Coverage Map). After making an emergency move to a new tower with 850 watts at 140 meters via STA, Adams Radio’s 103.9 WWFW Fort Wayne is seeking to make the move permanent with an increase to 1.6kW. Bryan Broadcasting proposes to shift the CP of 100.9 KKEE Wheelock, TX to a new ...[Read More]