Jack-FM Launches In Wenatchee

Alpha Media has launched Variety Hits “94.3 Jack-FM” K232ED Wenatchee WA. K232ED had been rebroadcasting Sports “ESPN Radio 900″ KKRT. It is now being fed by 104.7 KKRV-HD3. Alpha Media, Wenatchee, WA, announced the addition of 94.3 Jack FM. The station will join Country 104.7 KKRV, La Nueva 92.1 KWLN and ESPN Radio 900. 94.3 Jack FM launched on April 1st and will play hits from artists like Aerosmith, Bruno Mars, Katy Perry, Kid Rock and more. Alpha Media VP of Content, Ronnie Stanton commented on the announcement, “We are thrilled to extend the Alpha footprint of the mighty Jack brand into Wenatchee. Let the fun begin!” “I am very excited to have Jack FM in Wenatchee. It’s a station that’s all about doing whatever we want, all the time.” remarked Brandon Naf...[Read More]

Station Sales Week Of 8/25

Latino Public Radio is converting its LMA of 1290 WRNI Providence RI from Rhode Island Public Radio to a $400,000 purchase. If the buyer resells the station within two years of the closing date, Rhode Island Public Radio will receive 1/2 of the net above the $400,000 price. Ten years after selling “Coyote Country 106.3” WKNU Brewton AL, Ellington Radio Inc. is reacquiring the station from Jack Floyd’s WKNU Radio Inc. in exchange for forgiveness of the $843,420 owed by the buyer from their 2007 purchase of the station. WKNU Radio Inc. agreed to acquire the station in January 2007 for approximately $1,386,764.76 to be made in monthly installments of $10,049.02 over 138 months plus 6% interest. Iglesia Pentecostes El Lirio de Los Valles is assigning its agreement to purchase...[Read More]

KOHO Wenatchee Flips From AAA To AC

Icicle Broadcasting AAA 101.1 KOHO-FM Leavenworth/Wenatchee WA flipped this morning to AC. Positioning as “The Valley’s Best Mix”, the flip comes in response to Cherry Creek Radio’s move of AC “99.5 The Apple” KAAP to Hot AC “99.5 The Bridge” KQBG earlier this month. KOHO will retain its news elements and no staff changes occurred with the flip

The Apple Falls Onto A Bridge In Wenatchee

Cherry Creek Radio flipped AC “99.5 The Apple” KAAP Rock Island/Wenatchee WA to Hot AC “99.5 The Bridge” at noon today. The new format is being branded as “The Wenatchee Valley’s Hit Mix” and will add the syndicated Murphy, Sam and Jodi show for mornings beginning May 16. The Bridge is running commercial free outside of morning drive through the end of May. Cherry Creek Radio has flipped AC KAAP (99.5 The Apple) from AC to (The New 99.5 The Bridge) Hot AC. The flip took place at 12n Pacific Time today with Sexy Back by Justin Timberlake as the first song. OM Chuck Geiger says: “This is a natural progression for our 99.5 frequency, to bring an at work focused product to the forefront, a fun and uptempo music mix that is perfect for North Centr...[Read More]