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HOT TIPS for September/October,2018 2018 SUMMER TIPS!
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1270 KIML WY Cheyenne 12/25 1800 P end of song, LID-local nx. - XXX-WY
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580 KUBC CO Montrose 9/24 0606 P alone, no WIBW(hi) AM 580 KUBC, Gordon Deal JJR-MI
580 KUBC CO Montrose 9/9 0600 P but nice clear LID, nx. In days ago! No WIBW, hi. JJR-MI
580 KUBC CO Montrose 9/5 0600 Vp "News 580 KUBC Montrose... & ???, Colorado, ABC nx.New in 2011!JJR-MI
580 WIBW KS Topeka 9/21 0600 P wx, calls, CBS nx w/others. Hoping for way better than this.JJR-WI
580 WIBW KS Topeka 9/5 0600 P WIBW News Now, wx w/2 others. JJR-MI
630 KHOW CO Denver 9/7 0620 P K-How 630 #303-713-TALK o/WREY. JJR-MI
630 CHED AB Edmonton 9/19 0638 P "in the Edmonton area"...MyPillow "use code CHED" thru WREY.JJR-MI
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640 KFI CA Los Angeles 9/24 0534 P thru a steady WOI. "K F I" into Coast to Coast. JJR-MI
640 KFI CA Los Angeles 9/20 0628 P Coast to Coast, ?? ad, K-F-I, in the 24 hr newsroom. JJR-MI
640 KFI CA Los Angeles 9/19 0634 P alone, KFI #1 for News & Talk....Coast to Coast. Alone! JJR-MI
640 KFI CA Los Angeles 9/9 0634 P til lost. Nat'l ads, then CunningDental.com ! Alone. JJR-MI
660 CFFR AB Calgary 9/19 0608 P 660 newstime.... wx: light rain. Flutter. Alone. JJR-MI
690 KTSM TX El Paso 9/20 0623 P til lost. AMericas First News, Natl ads, NewsRadio 690 KTSM.JJR-MI
690 KTSM TX El Paso 9/8 0606 P NewsRadio 690 KTSM into talk w/thru others. NBC NewsRadio at TOH.JJR-MI
690 CKBF SK Gravelbourg 9/10 0605 P FF chatter. No CKGM. Not in earlier. JJR-WI
730 KWOA MN Worthington 9/14 0621 P "on 100.3 KFAN the Fan" //Fan net. Sloppy production allowed this.JJR-MI
740 WDGY MN Hudson 9/8 0649 P tho atop. 103.7 WDGY jingle into OLDies. Alone, CFZM gone. JJR-MI
740 WRPQ WI Baraboo 9/6 0608 P-noCFZM."? in the morning-99-7 Max FM" into The Sign,Ace of Base. JJR-MI
740 CBX AB Edmonton 9/19 0605 P alone, no CFZM. "CBC" ments. No CHED yet tho. JJR-MI
750 WARD MI Petoskey 9/14 0616 P softer AC songs. 101-9 the Bay. No CK-750. JJR-MI
760 KFMB CA San Diego 9/17 0630-2 F peaks backgrounding WJR w/local ads. NK-IL
780 KGEC CO Fountain 9/8 0625 P slower C&W songs.Timeless Country,the Radio Ranch after 2 songs.JJR-MI
790 KXXX KS Colby 9/13 0609 P "radio ....High of 95, 6:09 Central" tween C&W songs. NO CALLS! JJR-MI
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790 KGHL MT Billings 9/20 0620 P "KGHL Big Sky wx..." not in 1 min ago. No KXXX. Lost to KJRB. JJR-MI
790 KGHL MT Billings 9/19 0633 P "...and FM...KGHL" Johnny Cash Sun Morning Coming Down. JJR-MI
790 KGHL MT Billings 9/5 0629 Vp old twangy C&W, OM jock w/calls thru others, lost. JJR-MI
790 KJRB WA Spokane 9/20 0619 P Girls Girls Girls,Motley Crue cut thru. Not KXXX,KGHL.Web match.JJR-MI
790 KJRB WA Spokane 9/6 0601 P-YL LID, incl FM xlator. The Rock you know. No KGHL. ROCK mx stood out. Never dreamed of hearing this! Listened to tape easily 10 times! NEW! JJR-MI
800 KQCV OK Oklahoma City 9/21 0550 P Walk in the Word//web. No XEROK, CKLW in back, others.JJR-WI < --One of this month's Target Freqs!
800 KDDD TX Dumas 9/17 0630 briefly noted sneaking past XEROK/others with "Farm Talk... allagnews.com". No sign of unn. // KFLP as Mexico too strong on 900. NEW! NK-IL
800 CJAD QC Montreal 9/24 0530 P ment of TSN 690 atop. CJAB 800 news....JJR-MI
810 KLVZ CO Brighton 9/9 0631 P tho atop, steady. Lionel Ritchie, Legends 94-3, 810. JJR-MI
810 KBHB SD Sturgis 9/24 0551 P w/OLD C&W and fades at appropriate times. LID at TOH. JJR-MI
820 WBKK MN Wilton 9/19 0719 P -others tightly nulled. Catholic chatter:EWTN Morn Glory.Assumed.JJR-MI
830 WMMI MI Shepherd 9/4 0629 F loud then dropped out. Michigan's Big Show. Not common. Back to WCCO.JJR-MI
870 KJMP CO Pierce 9/14 0614 P w/ OLDies. Big 870 KJMP o/UNID SS, 1 other. 890-780 not in.JJR-MI
870 KJMP CO Pierce 9/5 0622 P OLDies. Alone, steady. Real Rock & Roll is here. Big 870 KJMP. JJR-MI
870 KPRM MN Park Rapids 9/7 0615 P Menards, ment of 100.5 in promo. Lost to WKAR s/on. JJR-MI
890 KJME CO Fountain 9/24 0637 P usual Beatles songs easily heard in WLS null. Steady. JJR-MI
890 KJME CO Fountain 9/8 0625 P 2 Beatles songs, 890 Yesterday. WLS nowhere! JJR-MI
990 WLDX AL Fayette 9/23 1925 to 1935. Poor but on top. CBW in null. A male anncr w/ contemporary Christian songs. Call letters, 97.1 FM, and The River hrd. Wx given @ 1933. TPK-WI
910 KJJQ SD Volga 9/7 0611 P The Ranch AM 910 into C&W. Expecting KCJB. No WFDF. JJR-MI
910 WDOR WI Sturgeon Bay 9/4 0609 P 69 degrees here at WDOR. No usual WFDF or WGTO. JJR-MI
910 CKDQ AB Drumheller 9/9 0627 F! CFCW is Alberta's Country Legend. //CFCW. Loud! JJR-MI
920 KDHL MN Faribault 9/20 0610 P "KDHL" noted w/3-4 others, no WMPL 30miles away. JJR-MI
930 WTOU MI Battle Creek 9/5 0600 "WTOU and (FM translator ID) Battle Creek" by YL. Fair GH-IL
930 WEOL OH Elyria 9/5 0100 "AM 930 WEOL" by OM. Good signal NEW! GH-IL < --One of this month's Target States!
930 KSDN SD Aberdeen 9/20 0610 P "KSDN newstime 6:10" in passing. Atop, alone. JJR-MI
940 KVSH NE Valentine 9/13 0604 P very detailed, regional, 7 day forecasts. w/others. JJR-MI
940 WFAW WI Ft Atkinson 9/13 0600 "940 WFAW" by OM. QRM sig fair. GH-IL
950 KKSE CO Parker-Denver 9/9 0625 P Sports chatter, not in 5 mins earlier. Assumed. JJR-MI
950 CFAM MB Altona 9/19 0600 P -This is CFAM news. 3 hosts, chatter. Morn show hype. Atop. JJR-MI
950 CFAM MB Altona 9/9 0549 P-F Classics til Dawn, Radio 950. No WWJ at all. JJR-MI
960 WHAK MI Rogers City 9/6 0646 P "...on the Michigan Talk Network..." alone in fade up! Rare! JJR-MI
960 CFAC AB Calgary 9/19 0630 P atop. SportsNet 960 the Fan, Calgary Flames ments. JJR-MI
970 WZAM MI Ishpeming 9/21 0657 P w/WHA fading down, ments of Northern Michigan U (NMU) sports.JJR-WI
980 WPFP WI Park Falls 9/24 0706 Vp wx, Freedom Talk 9-80, AMerica's Morning News. JJR-MI
1000 KOMO WA Seattle 9/19 0555 P -steady, WMVP nulled. "KomoNews" --in 30 minutes solid. JJR-MI < --One of this month's Target Freqs!
1010 KSIR CO Brush 9/9 0618 P ESPN promo after promo after promo. How do stns make cash? Calls. JJR-MI
1010 KTNZ TX AMarillo 9/21 0628 P MorningGlory@EWTN.com Atop, alone. Assumed. JJR-WI
1010 KTNZ TX AMarillo 9/13 0600 P tho no CFRB. LID Cath R for High Plains,EWTN interview w/???? JJR-MI
1010 CBR AB Calgary 9/20 0609 Vp "CBC News" tagged o/weak WPCN. No CFRB. JJR-MI
1010 CBR AB Calgary 9/19 0628 P but atop! Business Daily from BBC. CBC Radio 1 in Calgary. JJR-MI
1020 KMMQ NE Portsmouth 9/24 0630 P La Nueva clear, possible jingle, lively SS chatter. JJR-MI
1020 KMMQ NE Plattsmouth 9/7 0609 P tho easily hearable. KDKA way in back. LaNueva lively SS mx JJR-MI
1020 KMMQ NE Plattsmouth 9/6 0551 P SS. No KDKA. @:54 La Nueva into music. JJR-MI
1030 KBUF KS Holcomb 9/7 0630 P Farm Report, Max Armstrong, calls o/weak WCTS. No WBZ. JJR-MI
1050 KLOH MN Pipestone 9/14 0605 P lively jock -calls 4x, promo for HSFB tonight! JJR-MI
1050 CJNB SK North Battleford 9/19 0553 P "and HHot New Country--CJNB" on tuning in. Atop! JJR-MI
1060 KNLV NE Ord 9/24 0629 P alone, Greatest Hits 93-9 & mighty 1060 KNLV, jock chatter.JJR-MI
1060 KNLV NE Ord 9/13 0630 P Greatest Hits 93.9FM & the mighty 1060, chatter. OLDies. Alone. JJR-MI
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1070 KNX CA Los Angeles 9/24 0547 Vp -YL 2 min traffic report, calls. Better earlier in Sept. JJR-MI
1070 KNX CA Los Angeles 9/14 0635 P Santa Ana report, KNX1070 NewsRadio t/c:4:35 Traffic Crawling!!! Cal-Tran. Almost un-nullable. JJR-MI
1070 KNX CA Los Angeles 9/13 0625 P t/c Barbra Brooks, detailed LA traffic. Easily nulling WTSO.JJR-MI
1070 KNX CA Los Angeles 9/9 0616 Vp tho "KNX 1070 Newsradio" while scanning freq. No WTSO. JJR-MI
1070 KNX CA Los Angeles 9/8 0623 P on tuning in KNX 1070 NewsRadio, United Way. Atop. JJR-MI
1070 CHOK ON Sarnia 9/21 0653 Vp thru 2-3 others. WTSO weak. Calls said twice.Hoping for better.JJR-WI
1080 KRLD TX Dallas 9/24 0625 P tho cut thru others, KRLD newstime 6:25, Bloomberg biz. JJR-MI
1150 CJSL SK Estevan 9/19 0623 P w/u WHBY. Cloudy -11(c) CJ1150, C&W song. JJR-MI
1190 WNWC WI Sun Prairie 9/14 0634 P SRN nx, Faith Radio chatter. No WOWO.JJR-MI
1190 CFSL SK Weyburn 9/5 0611 P new songs & old country favorites AM 1190 JJR-MI
1220 KDDR ND Oakes 9/8 0619 P AM 120 KDDR Oakes ND --Big Show w/8 affiliates, chasing others. JJR-MI
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1220 CJRB MB Boissevain 9/24 0623 P 3 songs back announced. MB ments into ads. JJR-MI
1220 CJRB MB Boissevain 9/19 0622 P DiscoverWestMan. Cloudy 14(c) Atop, Boissevain ments. JJR-MI
1220 CJRB MB Boissevain 9/5 0542 P wx in C temps. Hi:21c, calls. Lost as faded out. JJR-MI
1260 WPNW MI Zeeland 9/6 0642 P "hotel here in Holland"... JJR-MI
1260 WCCR OH Cleveland 9/9 0659 P EWTN feed. AM 1260, the Rock thru others. JJR-MI < --One of this month's Target States!
1270 KGNM MO St.Joseph 9/21 0613 P atop, St.Joes Classic Hits 102-5 KGNM, Michael Jackson song. JJR-WI
1270 KGNM MO St.Joseph 9/4 0601 P w/LID tween 2 70's OLDies. NW Missouri's Classic Hits Radio. JJR-MI
1270 KNWC SD Sioux Falls 9/19 0620 Vp "this afternoon on Faith 1270" w/others. Not common. JJR-MI
1290 WKLJ WI Sparta 9/7 0700 P LID:WFBZ Trempeleau-LaCrosse-Winona, WKLJ Sparta, 102.1 W271CM Sparta, in power up.JJR-MI
1300 WLXG KY Lexington 9/10 0434 P tho no WOOD. ESPN w/92.5 ment. Solid. Steady. JJR-WI < --One of this month's Target Freqs!
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1320 KHRT CO Minot 9/24 0616 P tho cut thru others. Calls. 910, 1390 Minots not in. JJR-MI
1320 KHRT ND Minot 9/8 0615 P Scripture of the Day, Good Morning Wake Up show, calls. Atop. JJR-MI
1320 KHRT ND Minot 9/5 0609 P Minot Plmg & Heating w/2-3 others. 910 KCJB not in. JJR-MI
1340 WEXL MI Bad Axe 9/19 0708 P in Bad Axe.... in very detailed nxcast. Atop. JJR-MI
1360 WMOB AL Mobile 9/4 0553 P REL preaching o/WTAQ. (//stream) 1st of many times I'm sure. JJR-MI
1380 KAGE MN Winona 9/14 0657 P chatter tween 2 OLD C&W songs, LID w/clear "Winona" TOH. JJR-MI
1390 WNIO OH Youngstown 9/21 0200 "Sports Animal 1390 WNIO" by OM. Weak amid the mush. NEW! GH-IL < --One of this month's Target States!
1400 WKNW MI Sault Ste. Marie 9/8 0658 Vp-tight nulled WCCY. 2 talkers & finally LID. ESPN1400.JJR-MI < --One of this month's Target Freqs!
1420 WOC IA Davenport 9/4 0618 P NewsTalk 1420 WOC, baseball scores. Atop. JJR-MI
1420 WHK OH Cleveland 9/10 0530 P AM 1420 the Answer afterr Cleve traffic rpt. No KTOE. JJR-WI < --One of this month's Target States!
1460 KLTC ND Dickinson 9/13 0621 P Country music stars 1460 KLTC, KXNO weak. JJR-MI
1460 KLTC ND Dickinson 9/9 0607 P 54 degrees, Classic Country Radio -"KLTC" spoken, no KXNO.JJR-MI
1460 WBOG WI Tomah-Sparta 9/5 0701 P tho atop, alone. LID as such, WW1 nx. KXNO gone. JJR-MI
1470 KWAY IA Waverly 9/7 0657 P K-Way Country 1470 and the new FM .... JJR-MI
1430 WXNT IN Indianapolis 9/16 2100 "Sports 1430" slogan ID and local ad's. Weak in the mush. No KZQZ QRM. GH-IL
1490 KOMJ NE Omaha 9/9 0606 P Weatherology. 54 degrees. Boomer 1490 & 104-1 jingle, OLDie, atop!JJR-MI
1510 KMSD SD Milbank 9/8 0613 P "KMSD" upon tune-in. Moved on. Atop. JJR-MI
1540 WPTT WI Hartford 9/5 0654 P Party 92-9, Call Me,Blondie in fade up & lost way u/KXEL. JJR-MI
1590 WAIK IL Galesburg 9/12 0600 "here on WAIK" by OM. No WCGO. GH-IL
1590 WTVB MI Coldwater 9/20 0600 Vp LID, ABC nx in w/MANY others! Cx better! JJR-MI
1640 WTNI MS Biloxi 9/10 0546 P tho WSJP easily nullerd. ESPN. JJR-WI
1640 KZLS OK Enid 9/9 0604 P nx, ad (unintelligible) "the Eagle" and a weak WSJP easily nulled. JJR-MI
1670 KRJO LA Monroe 9/5 0603 P 99-7 My FM thru a weak WPRR. JJR-MI
1690 WPTX MD Lexington Park 9/10 0455 P but still atop. Nice & Easy, Sinatra. JJR-WI

AMazing Mysteries/Unidentified AMDX:
700 UNID 9/24 0704 Vp but quite noticable ESPN feed in WLW null. Bothe needed:WA and UT. Lost. JJR-MI
1540 UNID 9/5 0649 Vp weak C&W way u/KXEL. t/c by OM and lost! WSMI has been in here. My guess.JJR-MI
Pan-AM loggings (GMT):
530 CUBA Villa Maria Sep18 0320 to 0335 UTC. Radio Enciclopedia. Poor to fair and the only station w/ audio. Instrumental EZL mx w/ a female SS anncr speaking between songs. // to their webcast. TPK-WI
660 MEXICO XEFZ Monterrey Sep17 1132-42 F and well atop with mx and a couple of "ABC Radio" ID's. WSCR IBOC briefly off. NK-IL
900 MEXICO XEW Mexico City Sep24 0220 to 0235 UTC. Very poor to fair w/ a little CHML QRM. 2 male anncrs w/ a SS futbol broadcast running // to the webcast. W Radio in SS occasionally mentioned. TPK-WI
1700 MEXICO XEPE Tecate Sep24 1139 P tho atop. No KBGG -ESPN chatter. Not in earlier. JJR-MI
1700 MEXICO XEPE Tecate Sep9 1103 P spt scores, then "mornings at 10 on San Diego's ESPN 1700"JJR-MI
1700 MEXICO XEPE Tecate Sept8 1139 P ESPN2, ESPN app, etc atop. Only fit. JJR-MI
Trans Atlantic loggings: UTC
594 AUSTRALIA 3WV Horsham Sep16 1131 VP with man and woman interview // a stronger 612 4QR. NK-IL
1098 MARSHALL ISLANDS V7AB Majuro Sep16 1129 P-F with anthem already in progress. Sep17 1132 P with man speaking and into anthem. NK-IL
HOT-Tippers/ the people who make DX-midAMerica possible:
/who /where
/equipment-antennas used

GH-IL Greg Harris, Park Forest,IL
FRG100/Quantum loop

NK-IL Neil KAZaross, Barrington IL
Perseus and DKAZ due west

TPK-WI Tom Kirk Milwaukee, WI
RFSpace CloudIQ w/ a 2 wire, 160 foot phased system
JJR-MI John J Rieger, L'Anse,MI
Grundig Satellit -Terk AM1000 loop, Sangean ATS-909X stock

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

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