Salem Communications has returned 99.5 KDIS-FM Little Rock to the air. 99.5 has been off the air since last August when Disney began preparations to sell the former Radio Disney affiliate. Salem acquired KDIS-FM and 1160 KRDY San Antonio from Disney last October for $2 Million. The station now returns with Christian Preaching as “Faith Talk 99.5“. While off the air, Salem doubled the station’s power from 3kW to 6kW from the station’s existing 95 meter tower site.
Update 12/8: When Salem returns 99.5 KDIS-FM Little Rock to the air, it will do so as Christian Preaching “Faith Talk 99.5” KSLR-FM. FaithTalk995.com, FaithTalkLittleRock.com, and KSLRFM.com were all registered by Salem on Friday. While awaiting FCC approval for the purchase of the station, Salem has also applied to boost the station’s facilities. KDIS-FM has applied to upgrade its Class A signal from 3kW at 95 meters to 6kW, while retaining the same tower height and location. Update 10/30: Disney has announced buyers for three of the now dark stations. 99.5 KDIS-FM Little Rock and 1160 KRDY San Antonio have been sold to Salem Communications for $2 Million. KDIS-FM will be Salem’s first station in Little Rock, while KRDY will join Christian Preaching 630 KSLR and Co...[Read More]