Mansfield OH

97.3 The Spur Debuts As ESPN Moves In Mansfield OH

GSM Media has launched Country “97.3 The Spur” W247BL/WVNO-HD3 Mansfield OH. The new format is taking direct aim at iHeartMedia’s 101.3 WNCO-FM Ashland by emphasizing its local origination and shorter spotsets. The station is promoting that it has banned 60 second long commercials as well. The launch of The Spur was enabled by the sign-on of 106.7 W294CK Mansfield to serve as the new FM side of Sports “ESPN 1440” WRGM Ontario. There is a new cowboy in town! 97.3 The Spur has launched! We have built this radio station around what is important to… Posted by 97.3 The Spur on Wednesday, August 8, 2018

CC Reverts In Mansfield, OH

Update 5/4: “My 100.1” redebuted at 12pm today branded as “Mid-Ohio’s Classic Hits” with 5000 songs commercial free after apologizing for taking away the format five months ago. The station has reclaimed its former WSWR calls as 98.3 WWMM becomes WMAN-FM. Listen to the relaunch of My 100.1 at FormatChange.com. Original Report 5/3: Just after Christmas, Clear Channel flipped the Classic Hits simulcast of 100.1 WSWR (now WMAN-FM) Shelby and 98.3 WXXR (now WWMM) Fredericktown, OH to a simulcast of sister News/Talk 1400 WMAN Mansfield. 100.1 has now broken off from the trimulcast and Ohio Media Watch reports that the station will be reverting to its previous “My 100.1” moniker and format. 100.1 has begun stunting with a ticking clock and Oldies. An ima...[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]

Post Christmas Format Change Watchlist

Over the next few weeks as the holiday season approaches, many radio stations will prepare for the the onslaught of changes that will take place between December 26 and January 2. This list will compile all the stations we at RadioInsight are monitoring for pending format changes. This is NOT a list of all stations currently airing Christmas music. For a list of all stations that have flipped to Christmas music for the season visit 100000watts.com. December 23 – Clear Channel Classic Hits “My 100.1 & 98.3” WSWR-FM and WXXR Mansfield, OH will begin simulcasting sister News/Talk 1400 WMAN as WMAN-FM and WWMM. December 21 – 90s Hits “Gen X Radio 97.3” WGEX Bainbridge/Albany, GA will become CHR “97.3 Hit Music Now“. December 20 – Clear...[Read More]