Colonial Media + Entertainment has relaunched Country “Bob 103.9” WBYB Eldred/Bradford PA as “99.1 & 103.9 The Eagle“. With new WAGL call letters in place for 103.9, the move corresponds with the launch of 99.1 W256BS Olean NY to serve the Olean NY side of the market. The “Eagle 99.1” branding had previously been used by Colonial for a previous translator in the Olean market with a Classic Country format. That translator was sold and moved to Bethlehem PA in the 250 mile waiver window last year.
Colonial Media & Entertainment has shuffled its station portfolio in Olean, NY and Bradford, PA. Classic Country “93.9 The Brand” W230BO Olean/WVTT-HD2 Portville has relocated to 99.1 as “Eagle 99.1” W256BQ Olean. While focusing on 80s/90s Country, Eagle is also playing what they consider to be “non-poppy” currents. The simulcast of Country “Bob 103.9” WBYB Eldred, PA that had been on 99.1 moves to 93.9. In Bradford, Colonial debuts CHR “95.3/99.3 Hot-FM” on 95.3 W237CS Smethport/99.3 W259BO Farmers Valley/106.3 WXMT-HD3 Smethport. WXMT Brand Manager/Afternoon host Nick Suhadolnik adds Brand Manager and morning host duties for the translators, which will also include syndicated programming from Rick Dees in middays, Tom Kent ...[Read More]