2019 2018
In addition to the 12 month tracker and the 12 month stare/province tracker this addition, the Year by Year Tracker, you may look at a year by year check of dx tips. This way, you might compare one year vs another or see if this year is as good/bad as one might think. The numbers do not lie.

JUNE 2019

JUN AV:27.85 (^25.33) HI:96('19),LO:1('11) JUNE 18:33 NOW:96 <- ABOVE AVG:72ND MONTH IN A ROW! THANK YOU SO MUCH! JUNE AMDX RECORD! RED HOT NOW:1450
580 WGAC GA Augusta 6/14 0400 P powered up w/LID for AM,x-lator, NewsTalk WGAC, CBS nx. Alone! JJR-WI
580 WCHS WV Charleston 6/26 0414 P tho not in earlier. WV news/derailed headline, AMerica in the Morning/Accuweather. NO CALLS. Assumed. JJR-WI
580 CKWW ON Windsor 6/14 0357 P AM 580, It Takes Two, Marvin Gaye-Kim Westin. Been a while. JJR-WI
590 WKZO MI Kalamazoo 6/27 1231-1245 weak, very light WSNL splash, Tigers BB. New pattern on 600 makes listening E and S of Flint possible. At this QTH, NEW! TS-MI2
600 WSJS NC Winston-Salem 6/26 0413 P Fox Sports Radio chatter o/weak WMT. Sports Hub 600 & 920.JJR-WI
610 KDAL MN Duluth 6/3 0340 F @30/9! Coast to Coast talk of Bible. Alone. JJR-WI
620 WTMJ WI Milwaukee 6/27 1245-1304 easy copy, Brewers pregame show, legal ID at TOH "Wisconsin's radio station, WTMJ AM 620 and FM 103.3 (pause for call sign of translator read too fast to copy) Milwaukee." New pattern on 600 (WSNL) makes listening E and S of Flint possible. At this QTH, NEW! TS-MI2
650 CKOM SK Saskatoon 6/10 0400 P calls, Nat'l (Standard?) news. WSM nulled. JJR-MI
690 WELD WV Fisher 6/14 0354 P AM 690 WELD tween 70's 80s songs. Solid o/others. JJR-WI
690 CKBF-1 SK Gravelbourg 6/19 0348 P w/FF (assumed) = to CKGM w/ESPN feed. Steady. JJR-MI
740 KNFL ND Fargo 6/9 0400 P tho atop CFZM fits! The Fan, JJR-MI
780 WBBM IL Chicago 6/11 2030 one day after getting the licence to cover from FCC I noted them using their new site in Bloomingdale diplexing with WSCR. No more 50kW but using 35kW day/42 kW night. Also noted them not using IBOC since that day. Now they are 5.2 miles away from me instead of the previous 3.5 miles. Their old site in Itasca, IL has construction equipment lined up by the transmitting building, but nothing has been taken down yet. CR-IL
800 KQCV OK Oklahoma City 6/7 0458 P Bott Radio Network, testimonials, calls. No CKLW at all. JJR-WI
810 KBHB SD Sturgis 6/22 2348 G with "Ranch Radio" slogan. Possibly on day power. Matched with web stream. NEW! CR-IL
900 CKBI SH Prince Albert 6/10 0352 Vp tho Saskatchewan Country CKBI heard u/CHML. C&W JJR-MI
910 KJJQ SD Volga 6/9 0430 P -a weak WSUI in back. The Ranch-AM 910. WFDF in earlier, gone. JJR-MI
920 KWAD MN Wadena 6/19 0345 P Country for Central MN--92 KWAD. CFRY more common, not in at all!JJR-MI
920 CFRY MB Portage la Prairie 6/3 0411 Vp Real Country Radio - CFRY in tight WOKY null. C&W JJR-WI
950 CFAM MB Altona 6/26 0252 Vp tho Classical mx cutting thru a weak WNTD. No WWJ. JJR-WI
950 CFAM MB Altona 6/9 0426 P tho now w/a weak WWJ. Classical type mx, long pieces. Assumed. JJR-MI
970 KQAQ MN Rochester 6/4 0444 Vp thru weak L'ville. EWTN Feed: Rosary. Assumed. JJR-WI
1000 KSOO SD Sioux Falls 6/19 0453 Vp in WMVP null. AMerica in the Morning. Local ads. KSOO jingle at :58. JJR-MI
1010 WHIN TN Gallatin 6/7 0453 P "...& 100.7 WHIN" o/ESPNer. No sign of CFRB. Seems unusual. JJR-WI
1010 CBR AB Calgary 6/9 0423 P o/weak WPCN. No CFRB! No 1060 either. CBC //990 CBW. JJR-MI
1020 KMNQ NE Plattsmouth 6/12 0436 P but replacing KDKA, in earlier. La Nueva w/lively music. JJR-MI
1030 KCWJ MO Blue Springs 6/12 0434 P El Paso, Marty Robbins, Real Country 1030 out of nowhere! JJR-MI
1040 CKST BC Vancouver 6/20 0344 Vp -.ca in ad, ESPN in very tight WHO null. Only W coaster in. JJR-MI
1050 WGRI OH Cinncinati 6/23 0106 G with gospel music. Most likely on daytime power. Matched to web stream. NEW! CR-IL
1060 WHFB MI Benton Harbor 6/27 0328 Vp with a clear "this is WHFB" o/u KYW. 80s/90s OLDies. JJR-WI
1060 CKMX AB Calgary 6/14 0346 P comedy format. Funny 1060 o/weaker WHFB. No KYW. unusual. JJR-WI
1070 WSCZ SC San Souci 6/26 0249 P but cut thru briefly, SS: La Jefa. JJR-WI
1080 WOKT KY Cannonsburg 6/27 0429 Vp thank you for listening everyday-Walk FM o/1 other. JJR-WI
1080 WOKT KY Cannonsburg 6/3 0405 P encouraging every step---Walk FM. Alone, atop. JJR-WI
1090 KEXS MO Excelsior Springs 6/19 0445 Vp-Rosary/Mother Angelica. Only EWTN affil thru o/c. JJR-MI
1090 WHGG TN Kingsport 6/22 2355 F with "97.3 Love FM" mentions. matched to web stream. CR-IL
1100 WISS WI Berlin 6/7 0449 P -WTAM nulled. 60's/70's OLDies "the Bug" sweeper tween. JJR-WI
1140 KXRB SD Sioux Falls 6/27 0317 P SF HelpWanted.com, Sioux Empire wx, hi:88, hi Fri 93,calls.JJR-WI
1140 KXRB SD Sioux Falls 6/19 0412 P 30 mins-nonstop country on 100.1&1140 KXRB. CHRB more common. JJR-MI
1160 WCXI MI Fenton 6/27 1304-1308 good w oldies, best w radio turned farther south than usual. Per MI Buzzboard, temporarily on with 250w ND from proposed Milford Twp xmtr site. Not heard in Lakeport this AM TS-MI2
1160 WCXI MI Fenton 6/13 1255-1302 heard w SS music and La Zeta liners, on // WDTW. Legal ID at 1400 for AM 1310 WDTW Dearborn. Back to oldies on 6-14 TS-MI
1170 KOWZ MN Waseca 6/27 0400 P w/LID including translator popping out o/others. Beach Boys. JJR-WI
1170 WDEK SC Lexington 6/26 P 1170AM 97.9 FM 70s 80s 90s and beyond - WDEK. R&B OLDies. Early? Testing? Logged in 2004 as WLGO. Rare. JJR-WI
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1190 KDMR MO Kansas City 6/27 0348 F -not in 10 mins earlier, nor later. Rosary,Mother Angelica.JJR-WI
1190 KDMR MO Kansas City 6/14 0346 P Rosary. Steady. No sign of WOWO. JJR-WI
1190 KDMR MO Kansas City 6/10 0348 P -Rosary, Mother Angelica --WOWO nulled. Assumed. JJR-MI
1190 KDMR MO Kansas City 6/7 0444 P -EWTN promos, etc o/UNID C&W. No WOWO at all. JJR-WI
1220 WLPO IL LaSalle 6/27 0348 P Classic Hits 103.9 WLPO tween songs. Atop for a while. JJR-WI
1220 CJRB MB Boissevain 6/20 0341 P Classical mx giving WHKW fits. Assumed JJR-MI
1220 CJRB MB Boissevain 6/11 0339 P tho no WHKW as in past sessions. Classical. JJR-MI
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1230 WXCO WI Wausau 6/1 0542 P Night They Drove Old Dixie Down,J Baez, Cool Oldies WXCO sweeper.JJR-MI
1240 WJMC WI Rice Lake 6/12 0348 Vp-P wx AM 1240 WJMC, Devil w a Blue Dress On, Mitch Ryder. JJR-MI
1250 CHSM MB Steinbach 6/11 0407 P WSSP KBRF nulled. Classical music. Assumed. JJR-MI
1260 WPNW MI Zeeland 6/9 0500 P wx from Storm Team 8, the Pledge o/WCCR now. JJR-MI
1260 WCCR OH Cleveland 6/9 0455 P Catholic chatter o/weak WXCE. AM 1260 the Rock. JJR-MI
1270 WWCA IN Gary 6/27 0345 P Catholic prayers, Relevant Radio -Drew Mariati replay, out of nowhere. JJR-WI
1280 WONW OH Defiance 6/27 0421 P Coast to Coast, ads, AM 1280 WONW popped out.Logged:'80. Rare.JJR-WI
1320 KOZY MN Grand Rapids 6/21 0439 P She Loves You,Beatles "1320 KOZY" Ramblin Gamblin Man,Bob Seger. Basically alone. JJR-MI
1320 KHRT ND Minot 6/9 0410 Vp tho mx popping thru. Calls, SoGos. No WILS, WDMJ not a factor. JJR-MI
1330 KPTY IA Waterloo 6/21 0437 P 107-3 the Party sweeper tween songs thru others. JJR-MI
1330 CJYM SK Rosetown 6/20 0425 P 25 or 6 to 4, Chicago, Classic Hits 1330 CJYM, lost quickly. JJR-MI
1330 CJYM SK Rosetown 6/12 0345 P tho alone. Song of the Day, Classic Hits 1330 CJYM. JJR-MI
1340 KVBR MN Brainerd 6/11 0405 P -end of USA nx,....on 1340 KVBR.... w/others nulled. JJR-MI
1350 WLOU KY Louisville 6/4 0432 P cutting thru WARF & KRNT. Uptempo GOS mx, Praise slogan. JJR-WI
1350 WPDR WI Portage 6/27 0342 P Your Radio Friend - AM 1350 WPDR popped up. Night Has 1000 Eyes, Bobby Vee. JJR-WI
1350 WPDR WI Portage 6/25 0310 P 50s/60s OLDies, Calls, John Tesh. unusual - not common. JJR-WI
1400 WLJN MI Elmwood Township 6/1 0527 P "at our studios in Traverse City" deep in mess. JJR-MI
1400 WKNW MI Sault Ste Marie 6/11 0329 P USO.org, ESPN promos, ESPN 2, ESPN app, ESPN 1400. JJR-MI
1400 KEYL MN Long Prairie 6/10 0425 P out of nowhere and string a bit! Calls after 2 C&W songs.JJR-MI
1400 WBIZ WI Eau Claire 6/10 0421 P songs by Queen, Madonna, Soft Cell, Fixx. 98-7 the Brew. JJR-MI
1420 WHK OH Cleveland 6/24 0327 P promo for co-owned theWordCleveland.com (1220 AM),chasing other. JJR-WI
1450 WHTC MI Holland 6/15 2016 Poor. Call letters, promo for Detroit Tigers BB. TPK-WI
1450 KFIZ WI Fond du Lac 6/16 1852 to 1905 Poor but mostly on top. “This is the Brewers’ radio network” played over and over until replaced by the end of Fox nx @ 1904. Local wx followed. TPK-WI
1450 WKLA MI Ludington 6/15 2000 Vp but peaked @ TOH. “superhits 1450”, 92.7 FM, and call letters. TPK-WI
1450 WDLB WI Marshfield 6/20 0450 P Menards, "... on WDLB...." in mess of stns. JJR-MI
1450 WRCO WI Richland Center 6/15 2000 to 2010. Poor @ best. LID @ TOH, FM translator 107.7 W299CD, nostalgic 60’s mx. TPK-WI
1460 WKAM IN Goshen 6/10 0417 P ads w/219 area codes by YL. Would fade out in mins. JJR-MI
1460 KKAQ MN Thief River Falls 6/10 0333 P Real Country, chatter, ads.Calls after ads.KXNO weak.JJR-MI
1480 WDJO OH Cincinnati 6/4 0426 P tho holding its own.My Baby Loves Lovin, White Plains, calls,JJR-WI
1530 WLAK WI New Holstein 6/1 0555 Vp-50's/60's/70's OLDies //WGBW. Don't Say You Don't/Bremers.JJR-MI
1550 WIGN TN Bristol 6/4 0417 P 1550 AM WIGN, ...pre-owned cars #276-591-XXXX. Bristol,VA ment. JJR-WI
1570 WBGX IL Harvey 6/3 0347 P rarely heard here! Cottage Grove, Roosevelt, Cgo ments. GOSpel. JJR-WI
1570 WKBH WI Holmen 6/25 0330 Vp in brief fade up. Lost quickly. RELevant Radio. JJR-WI
1580 WHLY IN South Bend 6/25 0350 P brief announcement, LaRaza slogan. CKDO not strong tonite. JJR-WI
1580 KDOM MN Windom 6/9 0437 P sweeper "Country music" NO CALLS! Calls @:41 o/weak CKDO. JJR-MI
1590 WCGO IL Evanston 6/20 0406 P Michael Jackson (talk) Sat afternoon on WCGO. No KGFX, etc. JJR-MI
1590 WTVB MI Coldwater 6/7 0505 P "AM 1590 & FM 95-5 WTVB" o/weak, fading KGFK. JJR-WI
1600 KPNP MN Watertown 6/1 0500 P -Hmong chanting. Seconds later, WRPN power up. JJR-MI
1620 WQBR256 IL Lake County 6/16 2033 Vp. KOZN QRM. “. . . Lake County highway advisory radio. . .” , call letters, phone #. TPK-WI
1620 WTAW TX College Station 6/16 2025 Poor. Talk show programming interrupted by alarm tones and a message for a severe thunderstorm warning for several Texas counties. TPK-WI
1680 WPRR MI Ada 6/24 0302 Vp --LID for this and xlators. Urban mx all hour -until LID! "you could sponsor the programming..." A)usually not in this early B) not regular talk format throwing me for a loop! JJR-WI
1680 KRJO LA Monroe 6/4 0352 P Total Eclipse of the Heart, Bonnie Tyler. 99-7 My FM. Alone. JJR-WI
1690 KDMT CO Arvada 6/9 0433 P local ad "in Denver" "Mtn west" Denver's Money Talk AM 1690 JJR-MI
1690 WPTX MD Lexington Park 6/24 0151 P the mx, the memories 1690 AM WPTX. Alone, atop. NOS. JJR-WI
1690 WPTX MD Lexington Park 6/4 0350 P Cherish the Love, Kool & the Gang, calls. Solid. JJR-WI
Pan-AM loggings (GMT):
1620 CUBA June17 0200 to 0230 Vp. KOZN QRM. A Radio Rebelde synchro. Lively non-Mexican Latin mx // to 5025. Frequency measured @ 1619.9911 khz. A possible weaker second Radio Rebelde also present on a lower frequency offset. TPK-WI
AMazing Mysteries/Unidentified AMDX:
1584 unID June26 0830-1050 A weak but steady signal was present w/o audio. The very possible TP signal was faded and gone for good by 1050 UTC. My LSR was 1013 UTC. Its frequency was measured @ 1584.0255 khz. By coincidence the MWLIST website has Radio Hauraki in New Zealand listed with a frequency range of 1584.025 to 1584.0266 khz. Was the unID the 1 kilowatt NZL!? TPK-WI

JUNE 2018
JUN AV:24.91 HI:86('02),LO:1('11) JUNE 17:31 NOW:33 <- <-ABOVE AVG:59TH MONTH IN A ROW! THANK YOU SO MUCH!


630 KHOW CO Denver 6/1 0506 P "K-How" and no WREY which is usually in there! JJR-MI
680 KFEQ MO St.Joseph 6/25 0434 P in/out, trading w/WOGO. Calls,AMerica in the Morning. JJR-MI
680 WOGO WI Hallie 6/25 0434 Vp TalkRadio WOGO jingle 2x thru/in/out w/KFEQ. No WDBC. JJR-MI
690 KTSM TX El Paso 6/1 0505 P til lost. Alone while in tho. NewsTalk 690 KTSM.JJR-MI
690 CBKF1 SK Gravelbourg 6/23 0422 P -FF chatter, 2 people o/anything. JJR-MI
790 KXXX KS Colby 6/1 0501 P -alone. Fox nx, 790 K-Triple X wx. JJR-MI
800 CHAB SK Moose Jaw 6/25 0430 F Loud, CHAB jingle, Rikki Don't Lose My #, P.Collins JJR-MI
850 WGVS MI Muskegon 7/1 2337 "Real Oldies 1480 and 850". good signal at times..no trace of KOA which is strange. GH-IL
910 KCJB ND Minot 6/23 0436 P calls o/a weak WSUI. No WFDF yet. JJR-MI
940 WIDG MI St. Ignace 6/13 0539 P talk of Catholic Wisdom. thru WFAW, tho atop. JJR-WI
950 CFAM MB Altona 6/25 0454 P Classics til Dawn -WWJ weak. Nobody strong here this morning. JJR-MI
980 IL Danville WITY 6/30 1610 Sung jingle by YL's "WITY" and local ad's. fair strength slight fading. GH-IL
1010 WPCN WI Stevens Point 6/13 0501 P 92-1 & 1010 WPCN Stevens Point, locally owned..... JJR-WI
1060 WILB OH Canton 6/23 0434 Vp to way u/KYW, tho there. Rosary. JJR-MI
1060 CKMX AB Calgary 6/25 0426 P Funny 1060 AM way o/anything. Basically alone. No KYW. JJR-MI
1070 WFNI IN Indianapolis 6/13 0522 Vp thru WTSO. ESPN, FM 107-5 & 1070 the Fan. JJR-WI
1070 WINA VA Charlottesville 6/13 0423 P nxcast NO CALLS, C'tral VA community ment, psa.JJR-WI
1110 WJML MI Petoskey 6/5 0517 P WJML wx for Traverse City, Elk Rapids in w/KFAB. JJR-MI
1190 WNWC WI Sun Prairie 6/25 0451 P Faith Radio app in stn promo. No sign of WOWO. JJR-MI
1190 CFSL SK Wayburn 6/25 0451 P but there. No WOWO. AM 1190 Todays Hits, Yesterday's Fav. JJR-MI
1220 KDDR ND Oakes 6/23 0413 P Eddie Rabbit/Rainy Nights calls -CJRB/classical trying hard too.JJR-MI
1230 WMQU MI Grayling 6/1 0536 P Catholic chatter tho nice multi stn LID at TOH. Alone - Rare! JJR-MI
1230 WTKG MI Grand Rapids 6/1 0600 Vp w/LID mixing w/WMQU.Fox nx. JJR-MI
1250 KCUE MN Red Wing 6/23 0530 P thru/w/others, calls for 1250, "FM 99" translatot. JJR-MI
1320 WFHR WI Wisc. Rapids 6/23 0428 P "WFHR NBC Sportsradio" in nice fade up. Not common. JJR-MI
1370 KWRT MO Booneville 6/13 0445 P Pirate Radio, KWRT AM & FM Boonville every few songs. JJR-WI
1400 WGIL IL Galesburg 6/13 0534 Vp thru nulled WRJN -Calls, RFD Illinois. JJR-WI
1470 WFNT MI Flint 6/25 0506 P calls, Steve Gruber show & someone on freq w/o/c (again) no WMBD.JJR-MI
1580 WTTN WI Columbus 6/1 0555 P w/CKDO phased. Talk (Hartmann) //WRRD 1510. JJR-MI
1570 WBGX IL Harvey 6/13 0438 P Urb GOS, Cgo references, Cottage Grove, Roosevelt etc JJR-WI
1600 KPNP MN Watertown 6/23 0542 Vp-lost w/Hmong chanting thru stronger WRPN. JJR-MI
1680 KRJO LA Monroe 6/13 0434 F -almost loud! Meghan Trainor song, My 99-7. Atop. JJR-WI
AMazing Mysteries/Unidentified AMDX:
1010 UNID 6/13 0456 Vp Red Eye Radio thru WPCN. No CFRB. KIND? shows carries this. But...? JJR-WI
1190 UNID 6/5 0516 P no WOWO. Atop "Jamaica" references in 3 songs played,lost unn WLIB poss? JJR-MI