Indiana RadioWatch: June 10, 1998
John Rozz, OM at Rock/WBYR (98.9fm, Van Wert, Ohio) and Classic Rock/WFWI (92.3fm, Fort Wayne) departs for sunny Florida where he'll be PD at WRXK in Fort Myers.
Coyote, last nights at CHR/WMEE (97.3fm, Fort Wayne) is now PD & afternoons at Modern AC/WYSR (94.1fm, Roanoke).
Back at WMEE, Sean Bratton fills Coyote's night spot. Bratton arrives from CHR/WZOQ in Lima, Ohio.
Religious/WLAB (88.3fm, Fort Wayne) has their translator application for 89.7fm in Huntington denied by the FCC.
The FCC approves the sale of AC/WAYT and WWIP (1510am, 105.7fm, both Wabash) by Conway Communications Corp. to Mid-America Radio. Purchase price: $285,000.
Religious/WQKO (91.1fm, Howe) is sold by Maranatha Christian Fellowship to CSN International. In addition to numerous translators, CSN owns a handful of stations nationwide.
CHR/WSMK (99.1fm, Buchanan, Michigan) flips to a more urban feel as "South Bend's New 99.1fm ... It's Tha Bomb!"
Ethnic/WNDZ (750am, Portage) flips format to Douglas Broadcasting's "Personal Achievement Radio".
Bob & Tom add WWVR (105.5fm, West Terre Haute) to their affiliate list.
Good Shepherd Radio applies for a translator on 88.5fm, in Veedersburg. Presumably, this will simulcast Religious/WKLO (89.9fm, Marengo).
Rumor into IRW that Classic Hits WWWY (104.9fm, Columbus) has been sold to Artistic Media Partners and will soon move to a more CHR feel.
Good Shepherd Radio adds a translator for Religious/WKLO (89.9fm, Marengo). W274AD signs on with 55 watts at 102.7fm in Corydon.
American Family Association is granted a new station on 89.9fm in Vincennes with the calls WATI.
That's it for this issue! See you in two weeks...
Back to the Archive Index
All pages Copyright
Blaine Thompson. Articles, photos, corrections, and other contributions should be
e-mailed to the editors.