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DX-midAMerica/HOT TIPS: Dec'12

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530 CIAO ON Brampton 12-29 2000 P -"not the opinions of Chow-AM 530" into program. In w/?? JJR-MI
  570  KSNM  NM Las Cruces 12-20 2048 G in WNAX null w/Fox Sports Radio, "New Mexico" and CLs heard in ID.  RD-NE 
580 CKKW ON Windsor 12-27 1739 F in loud at 20 lbs on meter. "AM 580, the 60s at 6." Never in this loud! JJR-MI    
600  KTBB  TX Tyler 12-30 1950 V/G in WMT null w/ad for Ke Cellars Winery, then "Tyler-Longview" heard in ID.  RD-NE  
600 CJWW SK Saskatoon 12-29 0732 P tuned in listening to C&W. KSJB? CKAT? Was rewarded w/"CJWW" into C&W o/weaker KSJB. JJR-MI
660 WMIC MI Sandusky 12-26 0653 P "...on WMIC's morning show, it's 7:53." DuPont Herbecides live copy. Hrd 2 C&W songs. Trying for needed KEYZ. JJR-MI  
660  KSKY  TX Balch Springs 12-29 2204 W in tight KCRO null w/Purity Products informercial mentioning the importance of magnesium in one's diet.  Couldn't pull an ID out of the terrestrial side, but matching it up with the webstream, which was almost even, clinched it.  RD-NE
660 CFFR AB Calgary 12-1 0621 P but alone. Metro services Calgary, 660 Newstime 5:21, Traffic & weather on the 1s. Always after needed KEYZ. JJR-MI    
680  WPTF NC Raleigh 12-24 0620 V/G u/KFEQ w/"680 WPTF" heard during traffic check and wx forecast that mentioned Winston-Salem.  Just my 2nd logging here from Tar Heel State (WCXN-1170 on 2/26/2011 is the other).  RD-NE  
680 WOGO WI Hallie-Eau Claire 12-27 0800 P -Bill Bennett show, ad, LID, IRN-USA nx, alone after others faded out JJR-MI
690 WZAP VA Bristol 12-31 1600 Brimstone preacher, orating in tounges (?).  Loud w/TOH ID DH-IN
690 CBFK-1 SK Gravelsbourg 12-1 0614 P -FF chatter that would fad and come in later. OMs on phone. CKGM gone-period! JJR-MI


710 KNUS CO Denver 12-27 0721 P "at 710knus.com" Bill Bennett show. Alone. JJR-MI  
710  WOR  NY New York 12-25 0615 W in tight KCMO null w/just "WOR" ID heard upon switch to daytime pattern.  RD-NE    
730  KWRE  MO Warrenton 12-24 1649 V/G w/ID by male: "Merry Christmas from KWRE", then into an ad string that included one for Dave's Auto Parts in Warrenton.  RD-NE    
730 WZGV NC Cramerton 12-31 1602 ESPN 730 and local Charlotte NC mentions. NEW!  DH-IN
740 WNOP KY Newport 12-31 1607 Cincinnati Archdiocese mentions.  I guess that I had yet to add that easy one to my ULR book.  DH-IN
740 WNOP KY Newport 12-24 0657 P -no CFZM. Christmas mx "on EWTN" and then "Sacred Heart Radio in Greater Cincinatti" XX dental ad:313-825-61XX. LID JJR-WI
740 WDGY WI Hudson 12-7 1630 Another One Bites The Dust into abrupt sign off. Called station and confirmed it was them. NEW! BM-WI  
750  KBNN  MO Lebanon 12-30 1655 Suddenly in w/s/off: "At this time, KBNN ends another broadcast day...", then a mention of KJEL-FM.  A rather odd reception, sounded almost as if they had been running at reduced power, then suddenly went to the full 5 kw just for the s/off announcement.  RD-NE
750 KHWG NV Fallon 12-3 2315 very weak with WSB nulled, but confirmed // Net stream w "Yellow Rose Of Texas." Occasional v weak fade-ups in WSB null for the next hour. NV #1, state #42 NEW! TS-MI Congrats Tom! JJR
750 CKJH SK Melfort 12-13 2015 I could hear a faint voice under WSB, and the announcer was quiet just long enough to catch an ad for Murray Dunn Automotive. NEW! BM-WI  
760 KKZN CO Thornton 12-8 1705 End of CBS NX, into traffic report. NEW! BM-WI
760 KCCV KS Overland Park 12-13 1625 End of "Through the Bible", KCCV ID, into some serious thumping. Booming in, over WJR. NEW! BM-WI  
780  KSPI  OK Stillwater 12-24 1704 V/G in WBBM null w/wx forecast, then s/off: "KSPI now concludes another broadcast day..."  I clearly heard a mention of "780 watts" in the announcement, although checking through the FCC's website, radio-locator.com, and Barry McLarnon's website turns up a daytime power of 250 w in all instances.  Either this is a half-hearted attempt at self-promotion, or station management is really naive.  RD-NE 


800 WHOS AL Decatur 12-5 1808 Political talk, mention of the best newspaper in Northern Alabama. NEW! BM-WI
800 WVAL MN Sauk Rapids 12-7 1620 C&W, local ads, WVAL ID. NEW! BM-WI
800 CHAB SK Moose Jaw 12-24 0654 P "CHAB Chrismas...." "Great Hits of all time-CHAB" in w/4-5 others on freq. JJR-WI
810 WJJQ WI Tomahawk 12-30 0643 P -very quiet sounding wx. Knew it wasn't WGY. Sunny hi:10, "on ESPN SportsTalk Radio AM 810 WJJQ" (whew!) into ESPN stuff. Alone. JJR-MI    
840  KWDF  LA Ball 12-24 1701 G u/WHAS (and just seconds after KTIC's sign-off) w/ID by female: "You're listening to AM 840 KWDF, Ball-Alexandria".  Most likely the unID with brokered REL programming that I had been chasing before 1715 CLT nearly every day throughout the better part of December.  RD-NE 
860 KNUJ MN New Ulm 12-28 0644 P in tight CJBC null. "860 KNUJ and Sam 107-3 hometown heroes"....t/c, "KNUJ AM and FM" JJR-MI
900 CKBI SK Prince Albert 12-5 2223 CW into ID of "Saskatchwan's favorite radio station, CKBI". Almost fell out of my recliner. NEW! BM-WI    
910  WFDF  MI Flint 12-22 2258 F w/quick "WFDF" ID during Radio Disney programming.  The other Disney station on 910, KWDZ, remains elusive.  RD-NE 
910 KJJQ SD Volga 12-26 0708 P -nxcast: Sheriff to retire after 33 yrs and become a bus driver. wx: hi 11, low 1, cloudy. "at the Ranch" which is stn slogan. Alone. JJR-MI
930 WTAD IL Quincy 12-24 0623 P -"in downtown Quincy" "930 WTAD forecast" Alone. JJR-WI
930 WTAD IL Quincy 12-26 0617 P Quincy businesses leaving city, one for Philly. Calls, t/c by YL. Alone JJR-MI
930 WBCK MI Battle Creek 12-23 0707 P End of FOX news, "Wild Michigan" w/Buck XXX from MTRN. No calls hrd. o/others. G6 JJR-WI
930 KWOC MO Poplar Bluff 12-31 1637 F-Local ads.    DH-IN
940 WMAZ GA Macon 12-23 0636 P steady w/psa 1-800-GET-HELP, "NewsTalk 940 WMAZ" into Hannity replay. G6JJR-WI    
940  WFAW  WI Fort Atkinson 12-25 1601 F u/KPSZ w/bits and pieces of an ID: "...talk, AM 940 WFAW, Fort Atkinson...."  RD-NE    
950 KTNF MN Saint Louis Park 12-2 0706 P -ad:Continenal Jewelers in the Twin Cities." Not common. JJR-MI
950 CFAM AB Altona 12-2 0705 P -WWJ nulled. J&D Dentist, 612-332-91XX. SK temps, "This is CFAM 950, Community service radio for Christmas" then Christmas music. JJR-MI
980 KCAB AR Dardanelle 12-18 1653 Caught call signs above mess, then mentions of Hannity and the like. NEW! BM-WI
990 WDCX NY Rochester 12-4 1507 Caught a WDCX ID. Pretty early in the day. BM-WI
990 KWAM TN Memphis 12-31 1628 Local Memphis talk, ?? to webstream. NEW!  DH-IN


1010 KRNI IA Mason City 12-27 0750 P iowapublicradio.org happenings, "in IA City..." lost soon to WMIN. JJR-MI
1010 KXEN MO St.Louis 12-29 1928 P in CFRB null. Screaming preacher w/tag where to send $, LID, "on KXEN 10-10" then Life Alert ad, "Praise 1010, the Good News Station" into another REL prog. Never hrd at night! JJR-MI
1020 WPEO IL Peoria 12-5 0633 P "..WPEO wx, I'm meteorologist" cut to KDKA. JJR-WI
1020 KJJK MN Fergus Falls 12-2 0100 Christmas music, ID of "KJJK Fergus Falls Minnesota. Family friendly Radio." NEW! BM-WI
1030 WUFL MI Sterling Heights 12-10 0800 Xmas mx, matched web stream. NEW! BM-WI
1030 WUFL MI Sterling Heights-Detroit 12-19 0700 F -LID as such, Christmas mx. Not common. Alone. JJR-WI
1040  KCBR  CO Monument 12-13 1750 G u/WHO w/"...This is KCBR..." heard from male talk show host just before he took a call on-air.  RD-NE   
1040 WPBS GA Atlanta 12-18 1600 Heard with what I thought might have been Vietnamese, but thanks to John for giving me an ID on this one. Loud and clear in WHO null. MY 2010 book has them listed as SS Rel. I guess they've changed a bit. Can't believe I've never heard them before. NEW! BM-WI
1040 CJMS QC St Constant 12-26 0558 P u/WHO with mx, OM in FF, partial calls copied. Much wanted! NEW! EB-MI   
1060 KFIL MN Preston 12-7 0606 P "forum (theater?) now closed...Spring Valley,....507 a/c ad, lost to KYW. JJR-WI
1060 WILB OH Canton 12-19 0700 F -LID, "the Truth for NE Ohio." REL JJR-WI
1070 KNX CA Los Angeles 12-30 0714 P in tight WTSO null. Lottery #s, traffic on the 5's by YL, wx "from CBS nx...w/the KNX 1070 forecast." No other West coasters in. JJR-MI
1070 KLIO KS Wichita 12-27 1707 P but o/others. WTSO nulled. Only affil OLD"True" JJR-MI
1080 KYMN MN Northfield 12-3 0647 P w/morn chatter, NBC nx on the hr. Noted 2x this week. WNWI not noted. Unusual. JJR-WI
1080 KNDK ND Langdon 12-29 0828 P -Eagle Eye Printing, Giant Tiger in Morten (MB), talk of top C&W songs of year, calls, lost to WNWI. JJR-MI
1090 WFCV IN Fort Wayne 12-19 0659 P -asking for ca$h, LID. Alone. JJR-WI
1090  WFCV  IN Fort Wayne 12-20 1813 G w/s/off, heard mentions of 100.1 FM and Bott Radio Network.  Appears to be using the full 2-hour PSSA.  Only previous time I've heard this station was from Iowa City, IA on 1/5/1998.   RD-NE 
1090 KSOU IA Sioux Centre 12-1 0713 P w/:06 fade out during calls of course, and finally at :13 "KSOU-KSOU" jingle. Christmas music. JJR-MI
1090 KNWS IA Waterloo 12-27 0714 P NW College psa, "Faith 1090 KNWS" lost to WAQE. Not common. JJR-MI
1090 WCAR MI Livonia-Detroit 12-1 0600 Vp LID, no KAAY, WBAL, others. Rare! JJR-MI

  
1140  KHFX  TX Cleburne 12-19 2309 G w/regional Mexican pop song by female //KHFX's webstream, which was about 15 seconds behind.  RD-NE    
1140  KZMQ  WY Greybull 12-26 1706 F w/ID: "You're listening to...KZMQ", then into Marty Robbins' "El Paso" (a.k.a. The Disc Jockey's Best Friend, Circa 1959).  RD-NE 
1150 WGGH IL Marion 12-8 0705 P -tho steady. "weathereye meteologist...at WGGH.net". Not hrd in a while. G6 JJR-WI
1150 WIMA OH Lima P calls, "celeb" birthdays, 1150wima.com and no usual WHBY. JJR-WI
1180 KZOT NE Bellevue 12-19 0930 Fading in and out under KYES with Fox Sports programming. Being trying for months for this one and finally got an ID. NEW! SA-MB
1180 KZOT NE Bellevue-Omaha 12-27 1657 P in WHAM null, Mortgage Specialists 402-591-51XX, LID and power drop. Not common. JJR-MI
1190 KPHN MO Kansas City 12-27 1655 P in WOWO null. "AM 1190, Your music, your way" DISney fare. Only affil JJR-MI
1190 WNWC WI Sun Prarie 12-4 1233 Relgion, with a WNWC ID. My second closest unheard. NEW! BM-WI


1200 WEMM WV Huntington 12-4 1604 Local weather and traffic, lock down in local school. NEW! BM-WI
1210 KGYN OK Guymon 12-3 0634 F "US1210KGYN Country" in vs usual WPHT. C&W JJR-WI
1210 KUNF UT Washington 12-31 2300 P with call ID and 107/102 (FM //'s) ment thru pest KGYN. UT#20 NEW! NK-IL
1220 WSLM IN Salem 12-7 0629 "...fireplaces, 812-967-37XX" Indian State Police...and no WKRS. JJR-WI
1230 KFJB IA Marshalltown 12-25 0640 P "KFJB winter sports" into mud. Lost. JJR-WI
1230 WSOO MI Sault Ste Marie 12-26 0606 P in fade up/out "Soo, Michigan" and "Soo,Ontario" ments in local nxcast. JJR-MI
1240 KDEC IA Decorah 12-27 1605 P "on Winnebago in downtown Decorah, Kens Construction ad, "here's your KDEC forecast: snow low:5, snow Fri 1-3", high 27 "from the KWWL forecast center" (by YL) and then Garage Logic show. NEW! JJR-MI
1240 KCCR SD Pierre 12-28 0716 P "on KCCR, it's time for " intelligibile. "...essentials from Mosaic Co' and Ice Fishing info might have been KCCR too, tho can't be sure. JJR-MI  
1250  KNEU  UT Roosevelt 12-24 0719 Briefly atop w/promo for softball hitting clinic to be held January 5th at Trinidad State Junior College and sponsored by Union High School.  No CLs heard in the promo, so it was up to Google to help me determine which Union High School was involved.  Thank goodness I found it.  RD-NE 
1250 CHSM MB Steinbach 12-28 0713 Vp in WSSP null. MB temps: all below freezing. "Right now in Steinback..." by YL. JJR-MI
1260 KROX MN Crookston 12-29 0808 P Crookston State Bank ad, Caller #3 at 281-1140 won a pizza. Phone # matched. Alone. JJR-MI
1270 KSCB KS Liberal 12-8 1637 P steady. "...office furniture at 1015 N. Kansas....Liberal" into girls bkb game. Score: 21-13 tho I couldn't decipher names, if even given. Gone in 5 mins. Rare! JJR-WI  
1270  WMKT  MI Charlevoix 12-25 1548 Excellent w/ID: "Where northern Michigan comes to talk...WMKT..."  RD-NE 
1280 WNAM WI Neenah-Menasha 12-24 0637 P -steady, alone. Christmas mx. Calls. Not common despite closeness. WGBF more common here. JJR-WI
1280 CFMB QC Montreal 12-22 0554 F w/ments of Boxing Day, FF mx, ad @:59, another ad w/"Let It Snow" in backround of ad, Calls at TOH into nx. Not common. JJR-WI


1300 WBZQ IN Huntington 12-13 1651 P "Oldies 1300 WBZQ" tween songs. Only thing there! OLDies JJR-WI
1300 KGLO IA Mason City 12-19 G Local ads, LID w/Mike Huckabee, IA BKB pre-game. JB-WI
1300 KPMI MN Bemidji 12-29 0905 P "News Channel 1300 KPMI" weathereye wx. Snow low 4 tonight. current: 7, lost to WOOD. JJR-MI
1300 WNQM TN Nashville 12-13 0700 G @60/9! End of Focus on the Family, "WNQM on-time traffic", LID, IRN-USA nx. Alone/strong! JJR-WI
1310 KLIX ID Twin Falls 12-31 2300 P well under WIBA and coming out of same ads after same talk show and into ID and then news. ID #11 NEW! NK-IL
1310 WIBA WI Madison 12-19 1854 G UW-UTEP FB game on "Badger Rewind". JB-WI
1320 KHRT ND Minot 12-27 1749 P in WILS null. "Southern Gospel word of the day." Only affil. JJR-MI  
1320  WJAS  PA Pittsburgh 12-24 0632 W w/"1320 WJAS" heard at the end of traffic check.  A regular back in Iowa City, but hard to get in these parts.  RD-NE 
1320 CJMR ON Mississauga 12-10 2335 Talk. Not sure of language but matched web stream. NEW! BM-WI   
1330  WRAM  IL Monmouth 12-30 1739 Running day power late with "1330 WRAM" in ID, then into Steve Wariner country oldie "Some Fools Never Learn".  Heard "The Voice of Warren County" a few minutes later in a wx forecast.  Confirmed by comparing it to the webstream, which was nearly a minute behind.  RD-NE 
1340 WEVE MN Eveleth 12-28 0722 P w/ad "5 seasons Harley-Davidson in Eveleth" ... "in Virginia"..."Hwy 53, Virginia" "741-42XX, 744-29XX" JJR-MI
1340 KTOQ SD Rapid City 12-30 1800 P with Rapids City's ESPN.. KTOQ. Very rare. NK-IL
1350 KDIO MN Ortonville 12-29 0917 P -alone w/"weekdays on KDIO" upon tune in. C&W. JJR-MI
1360 KSCJ IA Sioux City 12-27 1647 P "Positively Sioux-land...KSCJ" local talk, WTAQ nulled. JJR-MI
1370 KXTL MT Butte 12-30 1800 F briefly nearly alone with SW MT ment and calls. Very rare. NK-IL
1370 WGIV NC Pineville 12-10 2259 Gospel,"The soul of Charlotte". Are they really only 45 watts? NEW! BM-WI  
1370  KWTL  ND Grand Forks 12-24 0827 G w/a message from a Fargo-area priest, CLs heard at 0931, then into program "Family Theatre Classic Radio".  RD-NE   
1380 KXFN MO Saint Louis 12-23 0653 P w/ads "a night w/Lou Brock", "3 St. Louis locations..." No calls hrd. SPO:FOX on top of others. FWIW, my (late) sister & I saw Brock steal 2 in 1973! G6 JJR-WI
1380 WKJV NC Asheville 12-13 0721 P w/spot and #828-279-57**, contest,contestant on phone, calls. Alone. JJR-WI  
1390  KJPW  MO Waynesville 12-21 0759 G w/ID: "You're listening to the talk of....KJPW, Waynesville".  RD-NE 


1400 WKNW MI Sault Ste Marie 12-26 0900 F -easily 5 mins of ESPN, ESPNradio.com promos, all 30 secs, so 10 ESPN spots hrd. Easily! In WCCY null, LID finally into Sports Center. Unusual to be in this well. JJR-MI
1410 WHLN KY Harlan 12-13 1700 P but nice LID jingle, ABC nx o/WING. Pwr dropped within minute. JJR-WI
1420 KTOE MN Mankato 12-19 1842 Fw/Xmas mx. song "Hey Santa". JB-WI
1430 KZQZ MO St.Louis 12-12 0919 G w/Oldies mx. booming in and fading out eventually as the day progresses. JB-WI
1440 WKPR MI Kalamazoo 12-7 0700 P w/4 others (SPO, OLD, KIDS, C&W) w/"1440 and FM translator W286AU, 105.1" into IRN-USA nx. The 6 was clr. Former UNID I'd by Bill-MI JJR-WI
1440 KDIZ MN Golden Valley 12-19 1835 P w/Radio Disney, 500w nites. JB-WI
1440 WJJL NY Niagra Falls 12-26 0551 P o/others. Calls. Always looking for "W1440" in AB. Another needed is 1270 from area:1270 WHLD-NY, on my Most Wanted listing. OLD JJR-MI
1440 WZYX TN Cowan 12-14 1636 P u/WDRJ with local announcements. EB-MI
1440 WZYX TN Cowan 12-16 0100 E! Loud in 45 mins w/Sam FM non-ids. LID at :00, Fox nx, web addr, wx at :05 and again in ad cluster at :15. Basically 80s/90s rock hits. JJR-WI
1440 WZYX TN Cowan 12-31 1735 G @20/9 w/"Sam Radio -now for commercials" Drug store ad, ... factory and wx and LID for WZYX Cowan-Winchester-Decker,Tennesssee" JJR-WI
1450 KBMW MN Breckenridge 12-30 1734 P -wx sounder, calls and drop to fade. C&W JJR-MI
1460 KXNO IA Des Moines 12-19 1832 G FOX Sports Radio. JB-WI
1460 WRVK KY Mount Vernon 12-2 0601 Vp with end of SSB, sign on message, ment. "1200 watts," lost. Calls sounded like "WRBJ," but only station listed at 1460 with matching power. NEW! EB-MI
1460 WBUC WV Buckhannon 12-2 0600 Vp with ID, wx, lost. EB-MI
1470 WBFC KY Stanton 12-2 0648 F with Solid Gospel stuff, ID. EB-MI
1470  KMNQ  MN Brooklyn Park - 12-19 1756 G w/ad in SS mentioning "South St. Paul" and the Mall of America.  CLs heard in legal ID at 1901.  Tried for the simulcast on 1400, but just couldn't pull it out of the muck.  RD-NE   
1480  KSDR  SD Watertown 12-21 0736 F w/promo for event sponsored by the Watertown Optimist Club to be held at the Watertown Mall.  CLs noted at 0739.  RD-NE 
1480 WBBP TN Memphis 12-13 0713 P "problems for I-40, West" and Rev Geo Kelly: 11:45am "on 1480 WBBP." Alone. JJR-WI  
1480  KBXD  TX Dallas 12-19 0039 V/G w/Overcomer Ministry program.  Counted this after checking the OM website, which showed this as the only 1480 currently carrying the program.  I was inspired to try for KBXD after reading Glenn Hauser's recent reports.  RD-NE 
1490 WMPX MI Midland 12-14 1559 Noted in passing: "And WMRX Beaverton..." EB-MI


1500 WAKE IN Valparaiso 12-1 0546 P tho steady, no KSTP. "Oldies 1500 WAKE"JJR-MI
1510 KCTE MO Independence 12-27 1644 P calls, "call Union Bcstn'g at 913-XXX-XXXX" in WRRD null, WLAC in there, but weak. JJR-MI
1510 KMSD SD Milbank 12-2 0724 P upon tune in "on 1510 KMSD" into OLD. WLAC nulled. JJR-MI
1520 WMLM MI Saint Louis 12-29 0938 P "Real Country on WMLM 1520" on tune in. lost to KOLM. JJR-MI
1520 KMSR ND Mayville 12-29 1000 P "oil jobs in ND @ midwestoiljobs.com, Outdoor Issues, LID "Sportsradio 1520 and 105.5" into ESPN in w/KOLM. JJR-MI
1530 WCKG IL Elmhurst 12-11 1615 Signing off with SSB @ 1615 the last two nights.BM-WI  
1540  KEDA  TX San Antonio 12-24 2023 G in KXEL null with talk in SS, music, "San Antonio....Radio Jalapeno" noted in ID.  RD-NE   
1550  KAPE  MO Cape Girardeau 12-16 2006 G w/"Kape Radio 1550 AM & 100.3 FM" ID.  RD-NE   
1550 KLFJ MO Springfield MO Springfield 12-31 1632 P -Branson Tourist info over & over. WHIT off, no CBEF yet. JJR-WI
1550 WDLR OH Delaware 12-15 1618 P fading in and out with True Oldies Channel, // "True Oldies 1270." ex-SS. CBE(F) off! EB-MI
1550 WLFP PA Braddock 12-15 1548 P with ads, ID, talk, lost in shuffle. Off my Most Wanted List! CBE(F) off. NEW! EB-MI
1560 KBEW MN Blue Earth 12-27 1620 P -"on KBEW", t/c, ad for First Street Bar/Grill in Buffalo Center, lost to KKAA, WQEW. JJR-MI
1560 KGOW TX Bellaire 12-7 0645 F at 50/9 w/7 mins of ads, "...the official ? of Yahoo Sportsradio", ...Insurance: 713-850-77XX, Lineup on "YahooSportsradio 1560" TheGoldExchange.net, 281-548-26XX, lost to WGLB. JJR-WI
1570 WSCO WI Appelton 12-29 2033 P "on 95-3 WSCO" into Milw. Bucks game. Strong. Never hrd @nite! JJR-MI
1570 WLKD WI Minocqua 12-24 0600 P -"America's Morning News", advertise:877-474-XX65, LID, nx o/others.JJR-WI
1580 WNEW MD Morningside 12-23 0618 F "here in Maryland, the affordale health care act" and SUN morn pub service programming. CKDO not in, but was 7 mins later. G6 JJR-WI
1590 KVGB KS Great Bend 12-30 1900 P in w/others. OM taped LID, ABC nx Others in:WCGO,WAKR,WTVB. JJR-MI
1590 WIXK WI New Richmond 12-19 1830 P-F Wxcast read by Bo Landry, News format on 95w power nites. JB-WI


1610 CHHA ON Toronto 12-27 1745 P "at work or wherever you are it's CHHA" in EE, then into SS quickly. JJR-MI
1640 KFXY OK Enid 12-29 2004 P in WKSH/??? null. "...now playing on Faith 1640." JJR-MI
1640  KBJA  UT Sandy 12-24 2018 LOUD w/ID in SS that sounded like "Radio Potencia", then an ad for Mexico Tires in Salt Lake City.  Overtaken about 30 seconds later by WKSH.  RD-NE   
1670 WOZN WI Madison 12-30 1832 F with continuous Heavy metal type music. No more Christmas music no more WTDY. New calls effective 12/28 on FCC web site. Look for CBS sports in the new year. NEW! SA-MB
1670 WTDY WI Madison 12-19 1827 G w/Xmas mx. format simulcast w/WTDY-FM 106.7 in Mt. Horeb. JB-WI
1700 KKLF TX Richardson 12-4 2306 Couldn't hear the jokes, but I could hear the laughs. Can't imagine who else it could be. NEW! BM-WI


1020 UNID 12-18 1640-1645 Talk, lost at abrupt sign off or power change in mid sentence at 1645. BM-WI
1120 UNID 12-2 0713 Vp -weak in KMOX null. Male singer/crooner, lost after 4 seconds. So unusual to hear any sliver of anything on 1120. JJR-WI
1210 UNID 12-3 0634 F almost in way o/KGYN. In for 15 mins and lost. Not noted since. JJR-WI
1460 UNID 12-2 0558 P in slop with C&W mx, lost. Also heard on way to work around this time Sat morning. Channel devolved to GY-like pile by TOH this morning, so no idea. EB-MI
1490 UNID 12-1 0625 P SS chatter in/out, lost forever. JJR-MI


GMT for Pan-AM loggings:
710 CUBA CMW La Julia Dec4 0601-0700 in WOR null w Rebelde"Nosotros" (old Cuban music) show, fair over WAQI but easy copy // 1180, both stronger than SW 5025 TS-MI


Hot-Tippers:

/who /where
/equipment-antennas used


SA-MB Shawn M. Axelrod VE4DX1SMA, VEPC4SWL, Winnipeg,MB Canada
Icom ICR-'70, Drake R8
3 foot un-AMplified box loop, Quantum QX LOOP v2.0, 155 foot "U"shaped outdoor wire, 100 Foot indoor wire run around the basement walls, MFJ 1026 Phasing unit


JB-WI Jim Beer, Houlton, WI
Panasonic RF-2200 w/Jim Dale Loop Antenna


EB-MI Eric Berger, Carleton,MI
GE Superadio III


RD-NE Rick Dau, South Omaha, NE 
Kenwood R-5000, Quantum QX Pro loop//731 domestics logged here


DH-IN Dave Hascall, Indianapolis,IN
Tecsun PL-606 barefoot


NK-IL Neil Kazaross, Barrington IL
Rx: Perseus
Antenna System: Two element endfire Double KAZ array at 285 deg.


BM-WI Bob Mielcarek, Milwaukee,WI
Grundig S350, Sangean pr d5, Tecsun antenna.


JJR-MI John J Rieger, L'Anse,MI
Grundig Satellit 750 stock


JJR-WI John J Rieger South Milwaukee,WI CST
Icom IC-R75, Kiwa loop, MFJ-959B tuner,preamp, Grundig G6 Aviator


TS-MI  Tom Sanders, KC8YBX, Lakeport MI
Sony 2010 barefoot

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