WCKC Drives Into Cadillac

Up North Radio has relaunched Classic Rock 107.1 WCKC Cadillac MI as locally programmed “107.1 The Drive“. The station had previously been part of a regional trimulcast with 98.1 WGFN Glen Arbor/Traverse City and 97.7 WCHY Cheboygan MI as “The Bear“. When those stations were sold to Black Diamond Broadcasting in May along with the rest of Del Reynolds’ Northern Star Broadcasting’s holdings, WCKC was sold separately to Up North where it will become a sister to Hot AC 107.9 WCDY McBain/Cadillac upon closing of the sale.

WLXV Cadillac Becomes The Bull

WLXV ended their stunting this mornings and did indeed make the flip to Country “96.7 The Bull“. The station is running jockless at launch with the usual 10,000 songs-in-a-row play. Original Report 9/3: Macdonald Garber Broadcasting Hot AC “Mix 96.7” WLXV Cadillac, MI is currently stunting with a ticking clock as it prepares for a Labor Day Weekend format change. With sweepers stating “Tomorrow morning get ready to ride”, WLXV is on its way to a flip to Country as “96.7 The Bull” We reported last week in Daily Domains that was registered by Macdonald Garber for the station. A flip to Country will give Cadillac a locally targeting station in the format as the area is currently served by Midwestern Broadcasting Company’s 10...[Read More]

2011 Post Christmas Format Change Rundown

As Christmas music fades away for another 10 or 11 months, its time for another batch of mass format changes to get us into the new year. This list will be a handy all-in-one guide to all the changes taking place between Christmas and the time everyone goes back to work on January 3. To see the list of changes we’re expecting to happen check our Watchlist. 1/4: Still coming across some smaller market changes that occurred during the holidays. MTS Broadcasting’s “ESPN 1240” WCEM Cambridge, MD shifts to Standards running Music of Your Life. In the Ozarks, “Real Country 104.3” KBCN Harrison, AR shifts to ESPN Radio. Oldies 93.7 WKAD Cadillac and Standards 1340 WMBN Petoskey, MI have flipped to Sports as “The Ticket” using Fox Sports Radio. 1/4: ...[Read More]