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Radio News and Notes

This page contains news concerning radio stations, mainly (but not exclusively) within the ten states on which this site focuses (IL IN IA MI MN MO ND OH SD WI). We do not claim any degree of comprehensiveness here; I read various outside sources and also include news passed to me by hobbyists as well as items from my own listening. I cite my sources and always appreciate news tips from readers, but cannot guarantee that the information I receive is always correct and typo-free. News concerning station ownership and personnel, television, FM translators and low-power FMs, as well as changes of power and antenna height, are normally omitted from this page. The date (which changes at midnight central time) indicates when I typed the item, not necessarily when the change took or will take place, and a day's entry may be updated a few times during the course of that day. All times are central, unless otherwise specified. The newest items appear at the top, and old items are removed after one month.

May 26
* MO St. Louis KEZK 102.5 is now AC, 80s to present, IDing with calls (RadioInsight)

May 22
* IN Cole WHUZ 88.5 goes silent (anonymous)
* IA Coggon new 88.7 is KMMK (anonymous)
* MO St. Louis KEZK 102.5 is stunting, ex-AC, with a new format to debut Tuesday morning (RadioInsight)

May 18
* WI Rhinelander KSPP 89.1 signs on with Catholic as "Northwoods Christian Radio" (anonymous)

May 15
* IL Galena WGLA 90.1 is deleted (FCC)

May 8
* IN New Albany WNDA 1570 will flip to regional Mexican "La Poderosa," ex-talk, as of May 25 (RadioInsight)

May 1
* WI Milwaukee WRNW 97.3 noted using "97-3 Now," dropping "97-3 Radio Now"

April 28
* MN Pine River 1210 CP for a new station (FCC)

April 27
* WI Lancaster WGLR 1280 goes silent (Upper Midwest Broadcasting)


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