After moving its Rock format from 99.5 to 94.9, Basin Mediactive debuted Classic Hits “99.5 The Fox” KFXX-FM Klamath Falls OR at 8am this morning. Launching with 7,000 songs commercial-free, the station is presenting itself as “Best of the 70s, 80s & More”. Following the conclusion of the commercial-free run, the station will give away a hot tub from a local sponsor. The launch comes following a stunt looping Ylvis’ “What Does The Fox Say” and occasionally other songs with Fox in the title. Basin also announced its new morning show for “94.9 The Rock” KAGO-FM as PD/middayer Jay Davis will supplant Free Beer & Hot Wings with a locally focused, musically intensive morning show. The Fox has arrived! KFXX-FM (Klamath Falls, OR), 9...[Read More]
Robert Ingstad’s Basin Mediactive has signed-on KHIC Keno/Klamath Falls, OR as CHR “Big 98.5“. GM Rob Siems told The Herald And News, “We decided to go with a station that plays today’s hit music, because we felt there wasn’t any other station filling that niche in the Klamath Basin.” KHIC’s lineup currently features On Air With Ryan Seacrest daily from 11am to 3pm and Zach Sang And The Gang from 4-8pm. The station is streaming here. Big 98.5 joins a Basin Mediactive cluster that includes Country 92.5 KLAD-FM, Rock “99.5 The Rock” KAGO-FM, Sports “ESPN 960/93.3” KAGO/K280BW, and News/Talk 1160 KAGO.
Station Moves Georgia State University’s “Album 88.5” WRAS Atlanta is again attempting to move its transmission site from the southeast side of the city to downtown. The proposed tower site is used by a few translators as well as auxiliary sites for WUBL, WWPW, WWWQ, and WNNX. WRAS seeks to operate with 50kW at 318 meters. Clear Channel seeks to move two of its Dallas market signals to their auxiliary antenna permanently. 102.1 KDGE Fort Worth-Dallas and 102.9 KDMX Dallas will remain in the Cedar Hill area with 100kW while increasing their height from 485 to 535 meters above average terrain. Educational Media Foundation has completed its move of 102.9 KYSF Bonanza/Klamath Falls, OR to 97.5 and now seeks to increase the station from a C3 to C2. The station will increase fr...[Read More]