2017 Post-Christmas Format Change Rundown

Completed Changes Sarasota – iHeartMedia’s former “Sarasota News Radio” 1450 WSDV/103.9 W280EV Sarasota flipped to CHR “103.9 Kiss-FM“. (1/1) Oklahoma City – Cumulus Classic Hits “Fun 96.9” KQOB flips to Variety Hits “Alice 96.9“. (12/31) Buffalo – Hawk Communications Classic Hits 1330 WSPQ Springville signed-off. (12/31) Long Island – With 94.7 WLIX-LP signing off, 93.3 W227CL Coram began rebroadcasting “101.5 The Breeze” W268AN Plainview/93.5 WVIP-HD4 New Rochelle. (12/31) Pittsburgh – Calvary Inc. News 1410 KQV went dark. (12/31) Roanoke – Mel Wheeler Inc. launched Classic Rock “97.3 The Rock Channel” W247AD Roanoke VA. (12/31) Webster MA – Just Because Inc. Country &#...[Read More]

WCNS Latrobe Drops News/Talk; Prepping Post-Christmas Flip

Laurel Highland Total Communications dropped the News/Talk format on 1480 WCNS Latrobe PA in late November for Christmas music and is preparing to launch a new music format after the holidays. Prior to the change WCNS aired a mix of brokered and syndicated shows along with “Rose Unplugged” based at Salem Media Conservative Talk “1250 The Answer” WPGP Pittsburgh. The station is already promoting that it will flip to Adult Contemporary after the holidays as the station will be launching its FM translator 97.3 W247CX Jeanette PA.