North Platte

KZTL Flips To Country As Owners Take Back Control

Legacy Communications has ended its LMA of AC “Sunny 93.5” KZTL Paxton and Rock “Rock 100” 100.7 KRNP Sutherland NE to Armada Media and has resumed operating the stations which serve the North Platte and Ogallala markets. With the management change, Legacy immediately flipped KZTL to a gold based Country format branded as “Country 93.5“. The new format positions KZTL against Armada’s “KX 104” 103.5 KXNP North Platte. KRNP will remain Active Rock however the station used the management change to stunt by calling out Armada’s management with a loop attacking it as saying that “Western Nebraska radio had been ruled by faceless corporations for years” and with “DJs that couldn’t find North Platte on a map”. The...[Read More]

Sunny Rises In North Platte

Armada Media has flipped “Wild Country 93.5” KZTL Paxton/North Platte, NE to AC “Sunny 93.5“. The move comes as Armada and Legacy Media completed a ten station swap bringing KZTL and sister “Rock 100” KRNP into the Armada North Platte cluster. With the company already owning Country “KX 104” 103.5 KXNP, there were redundancies in operating two Country stations in the market.