Fort Pierce

iHeartMedia Seeks To Take WCZR Out Of Trust

iHeartMedia has filed to take Hot Talk 101.7 WCZR Vero Beach, FL out of the Aloha Stations Trust. WCZR, which simulcasts 94.3 WZZR Riviera Beach/West Palm Beach, had been in the divestiture trust since 2008 when then Clear Channel was taken private and lost some of its grandfathered caps allowing ownership of more stations in certain markets. Stating in the application that the divestiture of an unspecified station in the Fort Pierce/Stuart/Vero Beach allows iHeart to fit WCZR under the six station ownership limit in the market. The only recent divestiture was the 2013 sale of 94.7 WPHR Gifford from the Aloha Trust to R&S Radio in 2013. iHeart also owns Country “Wave 92.7” WAVW, Classic Hits 103.7 WQOL, AC “Kool 105.5” WOLL (targeting the adjacent West Palm Bea...[Read More]

Rush Radio Comes To Florida

Update 4/25: WPHR made the move to Talk “Rush Radio 94.7” this morning after stunting for a few hours with nothing but music from the band “Rush”. None of the programming is originating in-house. The station’s schedule is: 5am – 9am: The Morning Rush with Jim Edwards and Brian Mudd simulcasted from sister 1290 WJNO West Palm Beach 9am – 12pm: Glenn Beck 12pm – 3pm: Rush Limbaugh 3pm – 6pm: Sean Hannity 6pm – 9pm: Mark Levin 9pm – 12am: Jason Lewis 12am – 5am: Coast to Coast Update 4/22: When we are wrong we’re not going to shy away from it. In running down the possibilities for Rush Radio 94.7 we forgot to mention Aloha Station Trust’s WPHR Gifford, FL. That station, currently Hot AC “Star 94.7”...[Read More]