Category: RadioInsight

  • Will There Soon Be Two CD 92.9’s In Columbus?

    With WWCD Ltd. ending its LMA with ICS Communications, which operates as Delmar Media, to operate Alternative “CD 92.9” at the end of the month(see below), the owners of 1580 WWCD/92.9 W225BS Columbus and 1550 WQCD/92.9 W225CM Delaware OH are planning to operate their own version of the brand. Delmar Media co-owner Brent Casagrande states:…

  • El Bueno, La Mala y El Feo Add Houston & San Antonio Mornings As Raul Brindis Exits Univision

    After 27 years at Univision Houston’s Reigonal Mexican “Que Buena 102.9” KLTN Houston, Raul Brindis exited just before the holidays. Previously airing across much of Univision’s footprint as well as on television in multiple Texas markets, Brindis’ show was down to a handful of affiliates including Univision’s “Que Buena 92.9” KROM San Antonio and Continental…

  • Rob Connett Exits Mornings At WPTF

    Curtis Media News/Talk 680 WPTF Raleigh/98.5 W253CY Cary NC has cut ties with morning host Rob Connett. Connett shared on social media, “Over the holidays, I was informed that I am no longer employed at Curtis Media Group. I was shocked, saddened, and blindsided. Luckily, I was spending time with my family and friends when…

  • Eau Claire Has A Farm

    Mid-West Family Broadcasting has flipped Rhythmic CHR “95.9 Jamz” 1150 WEAQ/95.9 W240DC Chippewa Falls WI to Farm News/Classic Country “The Farm“. Northpine reports that the station is featuring the Mid-West Farm Report at the top and bottom of each hour, while the hourlong edition continues on sister Country 104.5 WAXX. That’s station’s longtime farm reporter…

  • CBS News Radio Extends With Audacy

    CBS News has agreed to a new multi-year affiliation agreement with Audacy to continue to provide its full news and programming to 27 stations including 880 WCBS New York, 1070 KNX/97.1 KNX-FM Los Angeles, and 740 KCBS/106.9 KFRC San Francisco. The stations will retain access to CBS News Radio’s top-of-the-hour newscasts, CBS World News Roundup,…

  • Station Sales Week of 1/5

    Translator Sales Educational Media Foundation and iHeartMedia are swapping four translators. EMF will receive the iHeart owned 94.5 W233AV Gulfport/St. Petersburg FL and 98.1 K251AU Albuquerque NM. In return, iHeart will acquire 101.1 W266CJ Beachwood/Cleveland OH and 103.7 W279AQ Mascoutah IL/St Louis MO. The deal includes a redacted amendment to the “HD Channel and Translator…

  • Cadillac Jack Exits Y108 Pittsburgh

    Country Aircheck reports that Tom ‘Cadillac Jack’ Kapsalis has exited Audacy Country “Y108” WDSY Pittsburgh. Kapsalis joined WDSY as morning host in July 2022 and moved to afternoons last April after being off the air following open heart surgery. Kapsalis had a four month stint APD/morning host at Sun Broadcasting Country “Hell Yeah 93.7” WHEL…

  • Radio Training Network Acquires Chattanooga Duo

    Brewer Media Group is selling Sports “ESPN Chattanooga” 95.3 WALV-FM Ooltewah/Chattanooga TN and Classic Hits “Big 106.9” W295BI Chattanooga to Radio Training Network for $900,000. The move brings the multiple Christian network operator into the Chattanooga market. It is also the second time in recent years that Brewer has sold the signal that housed the…

  • Zann Takes The Programming Reins Of KHFI & KXXM

    iHeartMedia CHR “Hits 106.1” KBKS Seattle APD/afternoon host Zann Fredlund is moving to Texas as Program Director of CHRs “Now 96.1” KXXM San Antonio and “96.7 Kiss-FM” KHFI Austin. Fredlund joined KBKS as afternoon host in 2018. She has previously hosted middays at Cumulus CHR “Hot 93.3” KLIF-FM Dallas and Westwood One’s Hot AC and…

  • Skyview Networks To Offer AP Election Data

    Industry-leading network audio sales specialist, Skyview Networks, announced today that radio affiliates will have access to elections results and maps from The Associated Press as of January 1, 2024, as part of its expanded agreement with AP. Affiliates who opt to utilize AP’s elections data will have the opportunity to design their own visualization dashboard…