99.9 Albany NY

iHeart Goes Wild With Country In Albany

The Capital District of New York has gained its third Country outlet as iHeartMedia launched “Wild Country 99.9” W260CH/WRVE-HD2 Albany. Launching with the usual 10,000 songs commercial-free, W260CH joins Townsquare’s market leading 107.7 WGNA and Pamal’s “100.9 The Cat” WKLI. The pair combined for an 11.4 share in the Fall 2014 Nielsen Audio ratings. W260CH will add the Bobby Bones Show following the commercial-free stunt ending in Mid-February. The translator is a new sign-on owned by Educational Media Foundation. W260CH operates with 250 watts at 101 meters (Coverage Map). iHeartMedia Albany announced today the launch of a new station, Wild Country 99.9, The Capital District’s New Country, effective immediately. Wild Country 99.9 will be the home for ...[Read More]

FCC Applications 10/5: Translator On The Move Into Austin

Station Moves Beasley (Soon to be CBS) Sports 560 WQAM Miami has applied to relocate to the tower of Salem’s 1450 WOCN. The owners of the station’s tower site on Virginia Key notified WQAM and co-tenant 1360 WKAT earlier this year that their leases will not be renewed. At the new site where WQAM will join WKAT and WOCN it will drop its daytime power from its current 5kW to 4.1kW. Nighttime power will remain at 1kW. Cumulus AC “Sunny 97.5” WWSN Whitehall/Muskegon, MI applies to increase from 1.7kW at 130 meters to 3kW at 134.2 meters (Coverage Map). Charles Crawford applies for a major change for his CP for 95.9 in Sonora, TX. The station seeks to increase from a Class A to C3 in Cristoval where it will serve the San Angelo market with 25kW at 48 meters (Coverage Map...[Read More]