Federated Media Country “K105” 105.1 WQHK Huntertown/Fort Wayne IN has appointed Josh Michaels and Kaysie Chase as its new morning hosts. Michaels and Chase join WQHK from the same role at Brewer Broadcasting Country “Kicks 96” 96.1 WQLK Richmond IN. Michaels had been with WQLK since 2014 and also served as Assistant Program Director. Chase joined him in 2016 and also served as Promotions Director for Brewer Broadcasting Richmond IN and midday host at AC “101.7 The Point” 930 WHON/101.7 W297CB. The duo fill the opening created by the exit of morning co-host Dude Walker and afternoon host Aricka McCauley in February. At that time the remaining morning co-hosts Kylie Havens and Dan Austin moved to middays and afternoons respectively.
It’s not every day that you see a full powered station traded for a translator. Cumulus and EMF Broadcasting made such a deal this week with Cumulus sending Oldies 102.3 WFVL-FM Lumberton, NC to EMF for 100.7 K264AS Mooringsport, LA. The translator, which serves the Shreveport market has a construction permit to move to downtown Shreveport with 250 watts. Following the FCC decision to force “104.7 The Oasis” W284BQ Detroit off the air until it can find a new frequency, Radio Power Inc. has applied to move the translator to 93.5 where it will operate with 99 watts. Radio Power has also purchased 97.5 W248AQ Harrison, MI from Radio Assist Ministry for $32,000. That translator has applied to move to downtown Detroit with 250 watts on 107.1. Both 935TheOasis.com and 1071TheOa...[Read More]