Radio Station Industry News Feed

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Dallas Morning News (blog)

From February 1971, dig the sound of Fort Worth's other Top 40 station, KXOL
Dallas Morning News (blog)
It doesn't take long to brush up on the estimable history of KXOL, the Fort Worth radio station at 1360 on your AM dial best remembered, if at all, for having been the first to employ George Carlin and Bob Schieffer and Jim Lowe, only one of whom ever ...

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The Tennessean

Former WRVU DJs launch new radio station
The Tennessean
Out of the ashes of the failed effort to keep Vanderbilt University-run WRVU on the airwaves could soon emerge a new low-watt radio station in Nashville. Local nonprofit group Friends and Family of WRVU was granted a permit late last year by the ...

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LEX18 Lexington KY News

Radio Station: Dr. Phil In Grayson County To Speak With Runaway Teen
LEX18 Lexington KY News
LEITCHFIELD, Ky. (K105) - Dr. Phil McGraw, known for his syndicated talk show "Dr. Phil" was photographed leaving the Grayson County Detention Center. According to the radio station K105 in Leitchfield, McGraw was there to speak with Dalton Hayes.

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WWMT-TV

Plainwell radio station WAKV urged to file complaint with FBI after ransomware ...
MLive.com
PLAINWELL, MI -- While concern about a local radio station's victimization by computer hackers has garnered the station attention on national media, the Federal Bureau of Investigation doesn't offer much hope for a resolution to the problem, said Jim ...
Local radio station suffers second cyber attackWWMT-TV

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WTF Florida: Radio Station's Porn Star Foursome Contest Prize
Miami New Times (blog)
WYYX, a radio station in Panama City, is having an interesting Valentine's Day contest. Anyone over the age of 18 is invited to apply (apparently including women), and the top five applicants will be invited to the station on Valentine's Day. Then the ...

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Express.co.uk

Woman fuming after surgery cancelled walks into radio station still wearing ...
Express.co.uk
Woman fuming after surgery cancelled walks into radio station still wearing hospital GOWN. A FURIOUS woman who was left so angry that her operation was cancelled at the last-minute went to her local radio station still wearing her hospital gown ...
Patient walks into radio station in hospital gown after operation cancelled at ...Telegraph.co.uk
Furious patient walks onto BBC radio show still wearing HOSPITAL GOWN to ...Mirror.co.uk

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MyFox Atlanta

Radio station asks listeners to drop off deflated toys
MyFox Atlanta
An Indianapolis radio station is getting in on the action surrounding the “Deflate Gate” scandal involving the New England Patriots. Disk Jockeys Kyle and Rachel at Radio Now 100.0 FM are asking listeners to drop off partially inflated toys to be sent ...

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BBC News

Botswana's first youth radio station
BBC News
In October 2014, Botswana held its elections and for the first time, young people emerged as kingmakers in the polls. They wanted their voices heard on political and economic issues. Young Botswanans continue to speak out, using the platform of ...

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Mysterious, ad-free radio station draws local fans
Nogales International
“Hello, Mr. Radio, you friendly station,” Electric Light Orchestra frontman Jeff Lynne plaintively sang Wednesday afternoon on Tubac's 98.1 FM. “So glad of your company, your morning music.” What followed in the programming lineup were lesser-known ...

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WWMT-TV

Local radio station suffers second cyber attack
WWMT-TV
ALLEGAN COUNTY, Mich. (NEWSCHANNEL 3) - An Allegan County radio station is recovering after a second cyber-attack in just four days. Jim Higgs, the owner and operator of WAKV in Plainwell tells Newschannel 3 that his station once again became a ...
Plainwell radio station WAKV hit again by computer hackersMLive.com

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Cyber-attack strikes Plainwell radio station
WWMT-TV
PLAINWELL, Mich. (NEWSCHANNEL 3) - Another cyber-attack has taken place at an Allegan County radio station. Jim Higgs, the owner and operator of WAKV in Plainwell, tells Newschannel 3 that his station once again became a victim of ransomware on ...

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WWMT-TV

Cyber-attack strikes Plainwell radio station
WWMT-TV
PLAINWELL, Mich. (NEWSCHANNEL 3) - Another cyber-attack has taken place at an Allegan County radio station. Jim Higgs, the owner and operator of WAKV in Plainwell, tells Newschannel 3 that his station once again became a victim of ransomware on ...

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Newsandtribune

TV, radio station costs examined at Greater Clark
Newsandtribune
The district will have two radio stations, one at Charlestown High School and another at Jeffersonville High School, as well as the ability to broadcast on television. At Tuesday's meeting, the board reviewed some of the estimated costs for the ...

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AM 760 KFMB

Retire Right with Epstein and White
AM 760 KFMB
David M. Epstein is the President of Epstein & White Retirement Income Solutions, LLC. He has 31 years' experience in the insurance and annuity industry. He is Certified in Long Term Care (CLTC) and a Certified Senior Advisor (CSA). Mr. Epstein was ...

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Plainwell radio station WAKV hit again by computer hackers
MLive.com
For the second time in a few weeks, a Plainwell radio station has been hacked, its files locked.WAKV Sunday Morning personality, Tom Meiser, plays favorites right now for the crowd at Senior Fest at the Allegan Baptist Church in this 2013 photo. (File ...

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Radio station changes making waves for listeners
The Augusta Chronicle
Listeners accustomed to hearing rock music on 95.5 FM will now pick up hip-hop songs from past decades. A new “throwback” hip-hop and R&B station has replaced 95 Rock (WCHZ) and The Southern Gospel Station on 93.1 FM (WGUS), after Beasley ...

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Radio station changes making waves for listeners
The Augusta Chronicle
Listeners accustomed to hearing rock music on 95.5 FM will now pick up hip-hop songs from past decades. A new “throwback” hip-hop and R&B station has replaced 95 Rock (WCHZ) and The Southern Gospel Station on 93.1 FM (WGUS), after Beasley ...

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Sports radio station adds fourth local program
MyrtleBeachOnline.com
At WSEA-100.3 “Sports Radio–The Team,” local programming continues to go in new directions. Earlier this month, the start time for “The Drive” was shifted one hour later, so the show airs 7-9 a.m. Mondays-Fridays, freeing up the host, Aaron Marks, more ...

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Radio Aid concert to assist new Sun Prairie community radio station
hngnews.com
All proceeds from food sales, ticket sales, and silent auction items will go toward startup funds for 103.5 The Sun Community Radio, the non-commercial, non-profit radio station the Sun Prairie Media Center is scheduled to launch in early July. Funds ...

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Latin Post

Jay Z and Funkmaster Flex Beef: Rapper Considering Buying NYC Radio ...
Latin Post
A "rock-solid source" told MediaTakeOut.com that the Brooklyn emcee is "currently negotiating to buy Hot 97 radio station," along with a group of investors that includes New York Knicks basketball player Carmelo Anthony. "Both sides have hired lawyers ...
New York's Hot 97 Is Not for SaleNews 92 FM

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KSAT San Antonio

Wedgwood fund gets boost from radio station
KSAT San Antonio
CASTLE HILLS - Radio Station KAHL has donated $10,000 to the WellMed Charitable Foundation to add to a $100,000 fund established to help victims of the deadly fire at Wedgwood Senior Living. The station made the cash donation after the WCF ...

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Toledo Blade

Spanish radio station approved
Toledo Blade
The Federal Communications Commission has issued a permit to a Toledo group granting it permission to proceed with the development of a low-watt Spanish language FM radio station. Linda Parra, president and founder of Nuestra Gente Community ...

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Glenwood Springs Post Independent

Parachute's community radio station fills information void
Glenwood Springs Post Independent
PARACHUTE — “Hello, this is Floyd McDaniel and this is your radio station at KSUN-101.1.” With no local newspaper any longer, the station is an important way for area residents to obtain local information. The monthly Parachute Sun newspaper closed in ...

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Pitchfork Media

Pitchfork Launches Internet Radio Station From Ace Hotel L.A.
All Access Music Group
Presented by LEXUS and powered by TUNEIN and in partnership with ACE HOTEL DOWNTOWN LOS ANGELES, the station will broadcast weekdays JANUARY 20th to FEBRUARY 6th, 10a-6p (PT), from UPSTAIRS AT ACE HOTEL DOWNTOWN L.A., which ...
Pitchfork Radio Is LivePitchfork Media

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Eastern to launch new KWLB 93.1 radio station
Mcalester News Capital
The 25,000 watt radio station will reach listeners in Red Oak, Wilburton, Hartshorne and McAlester, as well as some areas to the north and south of those communities. General Manager Doug Sims said the station will feature a “Best Mix” of music ...

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