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1270 KIML WY Cheyenne 12/25 1800 P end of song, LID-local nx. - XXX-WY
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1570 unID 1/6 0740 Poor to fair. Bott Radio programming. OT topics. // to the streema webcasts of both KBCV-MO and KLEX-MO. KBCV(5Kw) is more likely than KLEX(250 watts). Either one would be NEW. TPK-WI
540 WASG AL Daphne 1/15 2335 fair w/religious talk and black gospel music. //web stream. CR-IL
540 WXYG MN Sauk Rapids 1/12 0816 P Willies Wings, "I dig the Goat-540AM 107.3FM" Bob Dylan song. CBK gone. JJR-MI
550 KFYR ND Bismarck 1/12 0814 P 8:14 at K-Fire. Morn.chatter. WSAU nulled. JJR-MI
550 KFYR ND Bismarck 1/11 0828 Vp "ND farmers" way u/or even w/WSAU. Assumed. JJR-MI
550 KFYR ND Bismarck 1/2 0708 P Jive Talkin'-Bee Gees, "K-Fire", LID, I Heart into Sun morn PSA programming, all alone! Solid. JJR-WI
580 WELO MS Tupelo 1/1 1800 Vp but a clear "104.3FM" came thru 2x. Many others in! JJR-WI
580 WCHS WV Charleston 1/15 0617 P but on and on w.talk of hunting, etc in WV. Prog. & stream match. JJR-WI
580 WXRH TN Rockwood 1/15 0608 Vp but the C&W music (nonstop) and a super weak "the Ranch" nailed it. Been a while. JJR-WI
580 CFRA ON Ottawa 1/4 0725 P FarmBoy.ca, News Talk CFRA $1000 minute (contest.) Alone. JJR-MI
590 KXSP NE Omaha 1/7 0645 P running FM "Channel 94-1"// for over an hour, til going back to ESPN feed. JJR-MI
600 WMT IA Cedar Rapids 1/13 0554 Fair with ads, Eastern Iowa nx at TOH. EB-MI
600 WSNL MI Flint 1/12 0535 Fair with Charles Stanley on loneliness. // Webcast. EB-MI
600 CKAT ON North Bay 1/2 1737 P North Bays #1 for Country-Country 600 tween songs, lost to WMT. JJR-WI
620 KMNS IA Sioux City 1/12 0810 P Dan Patrick in WTMJ null. Steady. JJR-MI
630 CHED AB Edmonton 1/4 0727 P Global One Traffic, Hot Tub ad, Sports desk "at 630 Ched" and no WREY or KHOW either. JJR-MI
640 WCRV TN Collierville 1/1 1710 P -WMFN easily nulled, leaving Bott REL feed. Only fit. JJR-WI
660 WMIC MI Sandusky 1/11 0721 P Obits: Bad Axe, Sandusky ments. Others in weak. JJR-MI
660 KCRO NE Omaha 1/7 0644 P no WFAN. Dr.J.Vernon McGee JJR-MI
660 WLOY VA Rural Retreat 1/5 2310 "WLOY 93.3 FM" ID and into oldies. Poor u/WFAN and some WSCR slop. Best in USB mode. NEW! CR-IL
660 WXIC OH Waverly 1/7 0700 . Poor . KCRO-NE and WMIC-MI also present. Faded in @ TOH w/LID and 95.9 FM. NEW! TPK-WI
690 WQNO LA New Orleans 1/15 0606 P tho steady, alone. Theology chatter. Assuming not CKGM, hi. JJR-WI
710 WEKYtKY Williansburg 1/1 1646 P -this is deleted? C&W, Gos, SoGos & Mountain Music for 25 mins (from :46-:11.) No IDs, talk, nothing! You can listen to SDR http://scottgs.dynip.com:8073/ (WEKC is DAYS ONLY) WOR in null. BEFORE ANYONE SAYS "NO"... ONE MIGHT REMEMBER DELETED WCAZ (Carthage, IL) YEARS AGO. JJR-WI
730 KWOA MN Worthington 1/7 0828 P St.Paul Cr. Union/KFAN. Fan sports feed. Alone. JJR-MI
740 WVLN IL Olney 1/16 0636 P CBS Sports Radio, wx:35 sun, ad from "? on Main St. in downtown Olney" JJR-WI
740 KNFL ND Fargo 1/2 0652 Vp but ESPN and "the Fan" promos cut thru! No CFZM at all! JJR-WI
740 CBX AB Edmonton 1/4 0753 P talk of Canada, province and restaurants getting kicked to curb. Some WDGY. CFZM gone. JJR-MI
760 KGB CA San Diego 1/2 0700 p- very poor u/WJR with CBS News, perfectly matched program before and after the news with SDR in SD, WJR weak at times allowed this to come thru. (thanks to Neil Kaz for the tip! on Facebook) CA #8. NEW! TL-IN
770 KATL MT Miles City 1/7 0056 fair with pop music. //web stream. NEW! CR-IL
770 KATL MT Miles City 1/2 0649 F! never heard this well. HotAC mx, Sports w/Rocky ??? at noon and 5 on 770 KATL. Alone. JJR-WI
800 WVAL MN Sauk Rapids 1/1 0808 P WVAL wx jingle: Hi+3, Low-4. WVAL jingle. C&W, replacing others. JJR-WI
800 KQCV OK Oklahoma City 1/18 1730 P alone, Bott ments into Biblical teaching. JJR-WI
800 CHAD QC Montreal 1/11 0719 P "Montreal" 2x in newscast. "CJAD 800 morning show" in w/several others. JJR-MI
800 CHAB SK Moose Jaw 1/1 0735 P YMCA in Sask. Not great of course, but there was a day when CKLW ruled 800. JJR-WI
820 WBKK MN Wilton 1/7 0826 Vp tho "EWTN" & "Real Presence Radio" ments w/others. JJR-MI
820 WBKK MN Wilton 1/6 0736 P Real Presence Radio, U of Mary, Bismarck ments. No CHAM. JJR-MI
850 WGVS MI Muskegon 1/3 0723 P 18 in Muskegon, 21 in Gr.Rapids. Real Oldies 1480 & 850. Certainly one of the last reports, I guess, hi! JJR-WI
850 KJON TX Carrollton 1/1 1726 Poor under KFUO with SS chatter, // Webcast! Radio Guadalupe. Last heard about twenty years ago! rare! EB-MI
860 KKOW KS Pittsburg 1/12 0806 P vocal SSB, then "contacts us at KKOW.com." CJBC nulled. JJR-MI
860 WSON KY Henderson 1/1 1747 Faded up with KY ads, sports talk of some sort, // Webcast. Clashed with CJBC, but finally succumbed to the FF pest. EB-MI
Added to DX-midAMerica's Top 7+3 ----------
880 KJJR MT Whitefish 1/8 0103 poor w/code IDs and test tones during scheduled DX Test. MT number 4 for me. NEW! CR-IL
880 KJJR MT Whitefish 1/8 0101 Good solid signals with Morse Code IDís and sweep tones easily heard over and under CKLQ and KVRN (assumed). Not new here but it is always good to catch a DX test. SMA-MB)
880 KJJR MT Whitefish 1/8 0104 Barely heard DX Test under WCBS (Which was VERY strong!) Heard sweep tones, some 1 kHz tones, and one bit of Morse code, all under the NYC station. Thanks for the test; new log! First new one of 2022, and second AM from MT! NEW! EB-MI
880 KJJR MT Whitefish 1/8 0153 to 0215 . DX Test. Very poor w/ a strong WCBS almost nulled and a weak CKLQ present. Test tone heard @ 0153, call letters given several times in morse code @ 0159, and possible test tone @ 0205. NEW! TPK-WI
880 KRVN NE Lexington 1/5 0857 P wx for NE CO WY: 2" an hour/snow. JJR-MI
890 KQLX ND Lisbon 1/10 0819 P t/c, "in the Fargo-Moorhead area" AgNews 890.JJR-MI
890 KQLX ND Lisbon 1/7 0824 P Ag CountryFarm Credit Services, t/c. WLS nulled. JJR-MI
900 KHOZ AR Harrison 1/18 1809 P w/sponsor after sponsor, Ozarks ments, Ark. ments, and finally, calls given into sporting event. JJR-WI
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900 CKBI SK Prince Albert 1/11 0717 P "Girl's Gone Wild on CKBI. -12 now. Almost balmy!" JJR-MI
900 CKBI SK Prince Albert 1/5 0722 P "Saskatchewan Country CKBI" tween songs. Alone, steady. JJR-MI
900 CKBI SK Prince Albert 1/2 0725 P to C&W's (WDLS-WI) and stronger, "Saskatchewan Country-CKBI" and wx: hi: -17(c) CKBI.com JJR-WI
910 WGTO MI Cassapolis 1/15 0705 P but no WFDF! LID for AM in Cassapolis, FM xlator 97.1 in South Bend, IN. MeTV FM. JJR-WI
910 KCJB ND Minot 1/4 0717 P "Classic Country KCJB 910 AM w & lost to others. No WFDF. JJR-MI
920 CFRY MB Portage-La-Prairie 1/8 0749 P "CFRY Real Country Radio" w/WMPL phased. JJR-MI
930 KSDN SD Aberdeen 1/8 0728 P "930 KSDN & 102-1FM" wx, OLDies. Alone. JJR-MI
940 KVSH NE Valentine 1/1 0719 P chatter of Valentine bdays, etc. Asking for calls. Alone. JJR-WI
950 KOEL IA Oelwein 1/8 0745 P "AM 950 KOEL....the KOEL app" - some WWJ, others. JJR-MI
960 KZIM MO Cape Girardeau 1/6 2301 f- briefly in with KZIM and KSIM IDs in my local WSBT absence (open carrier). TL-IN
960 WFIR VA Roanoke 1/6 2310 f- briefly in with only an ID in local WSBT absence, not needed but nice to hear after umpteen years. TL-IN
970 WZAM MI Ishpeming 1/10 0758 Vp tho "ESPN U P and AM 970" got thru. Not common. Horrible gr.conductivity in UP! JJR-MI
970 KQAQ MN Austin 1/10 0758 P WDAY gone. Real Presence Radio ment. JJR-MI
970 KJLT NE North Platte 1/2 1745 P tho alone. s/off. Dropped off during s/off announcement. 1st time this season. JJR-WI
980 CFPL ON London 1/13 0752 P alone, talk of Covid restrictions in Ontario. Assumed. JJR-MI
980 CJME SK Regina 1/10 0710 P "980 CJME" & talk of cold w/others. JJR-MI
980 CJME SK Regina 1/4 0742 P all heard was "CJME" after auto detailing ad. Others in. JJR-MI
990 KAYL IA Storm Lake 1/15 0636 P replacing CBW w/SS mx, chatter. "Juan" JJR-WI
990 KAYL IA Storm Lake 1/6 0803 P tho SS mx "Juan" o/u CBW. Long time w/out hearing -- now a few times this season. JJR-MI
990 WWKY KY Winchester 1/1 1639 P "Most Music Radio..W-KY" (2nd W not heard) and AC mx that stood out! no CBW! Day #1 of 2022 and NEW! JJR-WI
990 WDCX NY Rochester 1/10 0756 P Turning Point "on WDCX" -CBW fade, but in back. JJR-MI
1010 KSIR CO Brush 1/12 0837 P #970-886-21XX, ??? Oil. Co. Colorado Ag news. Alone. JJR-MI
1010 CBR AB Calgary 0735 Vp Justice Minister...Calgary... in newscast w/CFRB,others. 1/10 JJR-MI
1020 KCKN NM Roswell 1/11 0714 P SS REL ("Christo") -no KDKA today. JJR-MI
1050 WDVM WI Eau Claire 1/6 0800 Vp but "Eau Claire" & REL R. news popped thru. Rare. JJR-MI
1060 WILB OH Canton 1/12 0616 Poor but over KYW with sign on EB-MI
1060 WILB OH Canton 1/10 0733 P Living Bread ments. No CKMX today. JJR-MI
1060 KGFK SD Pierre 1/12 0834 P sports ments of Ipswitch, Redfield, Phillip, Aberdeen, Pierre. No KFIL. JJR-MI
1060 KGFX SD Pierre 1/7 0853 Vp way u/KFIL,WILB, "good morning from KGFX." JJR-MI
1070 KFTI KS Wichita 1/10 0818 P but WTSO and KSKK faded long enough to hear "Classic Country 1070" JJR-MI
1070 WCSZ SC Sans Souci 1/18 1807 P but atop/alone. Lively SS, and La Jefa slogans. No WTSO. JJR-WI
1080 KNDK ND Langdon 1/12 0834 P the Ag link at MyBorderland.com Ye Old Medicine Center (drug store ad) JJR-MI
1080 WWNL PA Pittsburgh 1/12 0620 Fair with preacher on lepers, // Webcast. EB-MI
1080 KRLD TX Dallas 1/1 1734 P "the 24 hr traffic leader, KRLD" wx: low 24, 41 now, 1080 KRLD into info-mercial. No WNWI. JJR-WI
1090 WAQE WI Rice Lake 1/3 0650 P Fox Sports radio 1090 & 107.7, into chatter. KAAY in back. JJR-WI
1110 WUPE MA Pittsfield 1/18 1658 P but alone w songs: Everybody have fun tonight ,Wang Chung & Back in Love Again, LTD. Dropped out. No KFAB. Assumed JJR-WI
1110 WUPE MA Pittsfield 1/14 1718 P no sign of KFAB! Songs:Busta Move, I Love Rock & Roll, then "Classic Hits 100.1 & 103.3" ads for Optima tax relief, Babbel.com, Accu-wx On late. (#2511) NEW! JJR-WI
1110 KVTT TX Mineral Wells 1/1 1650 Fair to poor with some sort of Asian programming. Fading in and out with KFAB. I was not sure what I had but then checked out their web stream and Bingo it matched up! NEW! SMA-MB
1120 KTXW TX Manor 1/13 2210 poor u/KMOX w/religious talk. //web stream. NEW! CR-IL
1130 WBZB KY Murray 1/10 0659 weak in mess with "WBZB Murray" ID. also mentioned 104.5 FM. Parked on 1130 in hope of re-logging CKSW. NEW! CR-IL
1140 KHFX TX Cleburne 1/13 2223, fair and alone on frequency with overexcited Spanish speaking preacher. NEW! CR-IL
1150 KSAL KS Salinas 1/5 0800 Vp "News....KSAL..." and in/out w/others. No WHBY. Been a while on this one. JJR-MI
1150 WMST KY Mount Sterling 1/1 1610 Poor with AC, 'America's Best Music, WMST' between records. EB-MI
1150 KASM MN Albany 1/12 P w/others "8:30 at KASM radio" JJR-MI
1150 WEAQ WI Chippewa Falls 1/1 0757 Vp Justin Timberlake song, then "95-9 Jamz"- others in. WHBY weak. JJR-WI
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1150 CKOC ON Hamilton 1/14 1749 P alone, Bloomber Radio news. JJR-WI
1150 CKOC ON hAMilton 1/11 0759 P no WHBY, in earlier. Bloomberg Radio Traffic. JJR-MI
1150 CKOC ON Hamilton 1/7 0818 F. Bloomberg news feed replacing a weak WHBY. JJR-MI
1150 CKOC ON Hamilton 1/4 0330 Local ads . fair. GH-IL
1150 CJSL SK Estevan 1/12 0750 P CJ1150, 7:50, 8 below zero, after Carrie Underwood song. WHBY gone. JJR-MI
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1160 KCTO MO Cleveland 1/12 0749 P wiping out WYLL. In again today. JJR-MI
1160 KCTO MO Independence 1/11 0812 P very uptempo SS mx//stream. Could not null at all! JJR-MI
1180 WGUE AR Turrell 1/1 1733 P SS:"central Av en Memphis" in WHAM null. Solid. JJR-WI
1190 CFSL SK Weyburn 1/2 0717 P but atop. AM1190, Weyburn Credit Union. No WOWO at all! JJR-WI
1210 WJNL MI Kingston 1/3 0616 P no WPHT. J&S ??? on S.Airport Rd. locations in Glen Arbor & Cheboygan JJR-WI
1220 WERT OH Van Wert 1/15 0535 p- waaay under WHKW with oldies-adult standards (She's A Lady by Tom Jones). TL-IN
1220 CFAJ ON St.Catharines 1/5 0759 P "this is a test broadcast of 1220 CFAJ" OLDies played. Alone. JJR-MI
1230 WSOO MI Sault Ste Marie 1/10 Vp "in the Sault" (pronounced Soo, Sioux) Applebee's car side, Rich Cantu ABC sports & "1230 WSOO." JJR-MI
1230 KTRF MN Thief River Falls 1/10 1705 P ABC nx, "5 after 5 at KTRF..." newscast. JJR-MI
1230 KTRF MN Thief River Falls 1/6 0859 P "KTRF PO Box 40, Thief River Falls" CBS news at TOH. Atop. JJR-MI
1230 WXCO WI Wausau 1/15 0659 p- heard only ID "...Wausau and WXCO Wausau" before ToH, into CBS News, NEW! TL-IN
1240 KBIZ IA Ottumwa 1/10 0838 Vp "at the KBIZ studios..." w/others.JJR-MI
1240 WJON MN St.Cloud 1/10 0810 Vp wind chill advisories. "WJON newtime" w/others. JJR-MI
1240 KLIK MO Jefferson City 1/2 0731 f- briefly in very loud with very good "on newstalk 103.5 FM and 1240 AM KLIK". TL-IN
1240 WJMC WI Rice Lake 1/6 0742 Vp "Am 1240 WJMC" Wildflower, Michael Martin Murphy, w/others. JJR-MI
1250 KYYS KS Kansas City 1/6 0830 P replacing others. SS M-F chatter, sweeper LaX, K C in ads.JJR-MI
1250 WJMK MI Bridgeport 1/11 0743 P -lost to WSSP tho. "Me TV FM" Judy's Turn to Cry, Leslie Gore. JJR-MI
1250 KCUE MN Red Wing 1/11 0910 P Walking Away a Winner, by Kathy Mattea, then "Bluff Country- 11 below zero...." JJR-MI
1260 KDUZ MN Hutchinson 1/8 0818 P Classic Hits 1260 & 96.5FM KDUZ" Cars, Shajke it Up. Lost quickly. JJR-MI
1260 KWYR SD Winner 1/11 0742 P Winner Country Club meeting, games heard on 1260 & Magic 93. JJR-MI
1260 KWYR SD Winner 1/8 0838 P Shirley's Diner, Open 6-2 in Winner. Wx: Sunnny 35 on Country 1260. Lost. JJR-MI
1260 WWIS WI Black River Falls 1/15 0600 p- heard "Falls" in the ID, matched // to stream, NEW! TL-IN
1260 WOCO WI Oconto 1/3 0707 P calls in newscast. WRN radio news. Alone, rare! JJR-WI
1270 KYSJ MO St. Joseph 1/9 0710 f- with rock format playing several songs in a row by Foreigner, quick ID, No local WCMR (off the air). NEW! TL-IN (Tks to Mark in Goshen, IN for the tip).
1270 WLIK TN Newport 1/10 0635 f- with local news and weather, mentions of Tennessee News Network, No local WCMR. TL-IN
1270 WLIK TN Newport 1/2 1805 P alone. "WLIK -2021 in review" into Ain't No Woman, 4 Tops. JJR-WI
1290 WHKY NC Hickory 1/1 1655 Poor to SE with Fox Sports, WHKY wx, ID, into more Fox Sports. No WHIO! EB-MI
1300 WRDZ IL LaGrange 1/12 0727 P M-F chatter in Polish. Alone for a bit. JJR-MI
1300 WRDZ IL LaGrange 1/7 0738 P Polish chatter by W, lost to KGLO. JJR-MI
1300 KPMI MN Bemidji 1/8 0813 P "94.3 & AM 1300 the Legends" and C&W music, lost to KGLO. JJR-MI
1300 KPMI MN Bemidji 1/4 0836 P AM 1300 the Legends, Lonely Women Make Good Lovers, by Steve Wariner. JJR-MI
1300 KOLY SD Mobridge 1/6 0823 P contest winner "at the DQ in Mobridge." KGLO gone. JJR-MI
1300 KOLY SD Mobridge 1/4 0835 P Wind Jammer Sports Bar ad, Weatherology, calls, lost to KPMI. No KGLO WOOD. JJR-MI
1310 WCCW MI Traverse City 1/7 0847 P "AM 1310" into ad cluster, then LID for WCCW. Not the usual "WTCM Gold" branding. Thought it might be KGLB by now. JJR-MI
1320 KRLW AR Walnut Ridge 1/1 1818 P w/WILS/others nulled. Without Love, by Tom Jones, "Oldies 1320."JJR-WI
1320 KHRT ND Minot 1/4 0833 P alone. REL from Dr. James Dobson. 910, 1320 in from the Magic City. 1390 not. JJR-MI
1320 KELO SD Sioux Falls 1/12 0825 P "and 107.9" news on SD blood drives. WILS gone, no KOZY. JJR-MI
1320 WFHR WI Wisconsin Rapids 1/5 0747 P winds to 40mph, temps for Wausau, Stevens Point & WI Rapids given. Homegrown Radio WFHR. Alone. Rare! JJR-MI
1320 WFHR WI Wisconsin Rapids 1/1 0732 P Marquette Univ sports "on AM 1320 WFHR" wx: breezy, from Home Grown Radio-WFHR. Lost to WILS. Not rare, but not common. JJR-WI
1330 WKTA IL Evanston 1/1 1723 P ETHnic rap mx//stream. Alone. Rare. JJR-WI
1340 KDLM MN Detroit Lakes 1/10 0808 Vp "the KDLM sports wrap" w/others. JJR-MI
1340 KWLM MN Willmar 1/5 0732 Vp but "KWLM" popped out. Nothing great here. JJR-MI
1340 KXPO ND Grafton 1/4 0830 Vp -farm markets, and "in Grafton..." noted in possible GM dealer ad. Very weak, tho others (from MN) way more common. JJR-MI
1350 WCHI OH Chillicothe 1/12 0622 Poor in pile with AC, Easy 1350. Playlist match. EB-MI
1350 WCHI OH Chillicothe 1/2 0610 g- EZL standards, ID "You need AM 1350, WCHI" First new one of 2022. NEW! TL-IN
1360 KSCJ IA Sioux City 1/10 0805 P "AM 1360-FM 94.9 KSCJ news..." No WTAQ.JJR-MI
1360 KKBJ MN Bemidji 1/10 0805 "on AM 1360 KKBJ" "North Country wx" jingle. Temp now "-23" JJR-MI
1360 KKBJ MN Bemidji 1/7 0806 P tho no WTAQ. "Kenny's in downtown Bemidji" JJR-MI
1360 WSAI OH Cincinnati 1/15 0625 P but no WTAQ. Fox Sports 1360 w/promo after promo. JJR-WI
1360 WSAI OH Cincinnati 1/3 0646 Vp Fox Sports 1360, Traffic Broken down semi. No WTAQ. JJR-WI
1370 WGHN MI Grand Haven 1/18 1646 P Denise, Randy & the Rainbows (1963) and "Oldies 94.9" -- after not hearing in years, two times in past few weeks. JJR-WI
1370 KSUM MN Fairmont 1/11 0856 Vp "AM 1370 KSUM" way u/KWTL. JJR-MI
1380 WPHM MI Port Huron 1/15 0006 "WPHM back to C2C AM" by OM. Briefly surfaced. Poor/QRM. NEW! GH-IL
1380 WPHM MI Port Huron 1/11 0753 P "WPHM news" -wx stories year to year. Again, no WOTE. JJR-MI
1380 KLIZ MN Brainard 1/12 0740 P steady-"Fan" sports network, MN news stories. No WOTE. JJR-MI
1380 KLIZ MN Brainerd 1/6 0747 P "1380 KLIZ AM Brainerd-Baxter & 105.1FM" info Fan sports. Atop. JJR-MI
1380 WKJV NC Ashville 1/1 0730 P SoGos song, chatter, calls, music. 1380 wide open! JJR-WI
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1380 KQKD SD Redsfield 1/15 0006CST, poor w/sweep tones and bursts of code during DX Test. Slightly better after 0100. CR-IL
1380 KQKD SD Redfield 1/15 0003 Barely audible DX Test. Morse codes, 1 kHz tones, sweep tones, way down at the bottom of a GY-like pileup. Thanks for the Test; NEW! EB-MI
1380 KQKD SD Redfield 01/15 0002 Heard Morse Code IDís Sweeps and Tones under KLIZ with sports talk. Not new here but always good to hear a DX test. SMA-MB
1380 KQKD SD Redfield 1/15 0010 f- DX test heard well at times with standard DX test fare, SD #16. NEW! TL-IN
1380 CKPC ON Brantford 1/10 0829 P no WOTE, which has been missing a while. Focus on the Family Canada. JJR-MI
1380 CKPC ON Brantford 1/7 0706 P Arise 1380 &92.1 --no WOTE, etc. JJR-MI
1390 KRRZ ND Minot 1/11 0850 Vp One Way or Another, Blondie, "AM 1390 KRRZ" Super tight null of WRIG WGRB. JJR-MI
1390 KRRZ ND Minot 1/4 1753 P SSS just beginning here. "KRRZ Minot's Classic Hits" The Warrior, Scandal. Alone JayF-MT
1400 WQXO MI Munising 1/10 1656 P "Munising's 97-7 WQXO" into Great Lakes News" -WCCY nulled. WKNW faded out. JJR-MI
1400 WKNW MI Sault Ste. Marie 1/10 1648 P -WCCY nulled easily. "Sault Ste. Marie's News Talk 1400" JJR-MI
1400 WMAN OH Mansfield 1/10 1715 "(missed) Basketball here on WMAN" by OM. Peaked fair then gone. NEW! GH-IL
1410 KOOQ NE North Platte 1/4 0828 P -WIZM faded out. More Than a Feeling by Boston, "70s 80s 90s 98-1 & 1410" into Call Me, Blondie. JJR-MI
1420 WHK OH Cleveland 1/13 P no KTOE (or much else today!) "Dr Seb. Gorka today at 3 on AM 1420, the Answer" JJR-MI
1420 WHK OH Cleveland 1/5 0819 F no sign of usual KTOE. Local talk show "here in Cleveland" Call 216 area code. AM 1420 the Answer. JJR-MI
1420 WCED PA DuBois 1/6 0600 "WCED Fox Sports (m) and other callsigns TOH ID. Weak/QRM NEW! GH-IL
1440 KAZG AZ Scottsdale-Phoenix 1/4 1822 Vp but 482-XXX-XXXX in fade up o/CKJR pointed to AZ. Thus, 2 oldies stns here (this & W1440) JayF-MT
1440 WIBU IL Paris 1/15 0648 P Blackburn Collision Cenyer, promo for show, "nights at 9 on 97-9 WIBQ" JJR-WI
1440 KCHE IA Cherokee 1/10 P Queen song, "KCHE Information Update" o/others. JJR-MI
1440 WKPR MI kalAMazoo 1/4 0735 P Ava Maria, Mich references, REL. Some WNFL. JJR-MI
1440 KMED OR Medford 1/4 1856 P well produced promo. KMED & KCMD // NewsTALK JayF-MT
1450 KATE MN Albert Lea 1/11 0919 P alone. Swap & shop type show. "15 degrees in Albert Lea" JJR-MI
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1450 KBMW MN Breckenridge 1/12 0847 P All Season Car Wash, West Wapheton(ND) Point of Law feature. JJR-MI
1450 KBMW MN Breckenridge 1/10 0826 Vp out of nowhere "& 94.3, the Voice of the Valley" C&W w/others. JJR-MI
1450 KBMW MN Breckenridge 1/4 0820 P call KBMW at 701-642-XXXX or Studio@KBMW.com -logged in 1960's from Wahpheton ND JJR-MI
1450 WLEC OH Sandusky 1/5 1710 "Right here on WLEC" by OM. Peaked briefly then gone. NEW! GH-IL
1460 KXPN NE Kearney 1/9 0658 "Right Here on KXPN" by OM. ESPN Slogan ID's. Poor. QRM. NEW! GH-IL
1460 CJOY ON Guelph 1/11 0605 f- local news with lots of Ontario and Kitchener items, // to stream, NEW! TL-IN
1460 CJOY ON Guelph 1/7 0838 P Royal Cities Greatest Hits-1460 CJOY" jingle. KXNO weak. JJR-MI
1470 KWAY IA Waverly 1/10 0739 Vp "K-Way Country" into Juice Nwton song w/others JJR-MI
1470 KWAY IA Waverly 1/5 0743 P wx: K-Way...the new 96.3" into C&W. Alone, weak. in-out fades. JJR-MI
1480 KYOS CA Merced 1/4 1757 P Hanity - LID Talk all week, GTOldies all weekend JayF-MT
1480 WGVU MI Grand Rapids 1/4 1705 Fair with Doctor My Eyes // stream. Station is in its final days. Site confirms Jan. 7 will be last day. KDF-IL
1480 WSDS MI Salem Township 1/7 1635 Poor w/WLMV-WI in null. Male SS anncr w/ Mexican mx. // to a streema webcast. TPK-WI
1480 WGFY NC Charlotte 1/7 1540 to 1600 Mostly poor but strongest of all stations. WLMV-WI in null. Girl child anncr @ 1545, piano-dominant instrumental mx, promo for a church @ 255 Neely Store Rd. in Rock Hill, SC, LID @ TOH. " With Grace For You". NEW! TPK-WI
1480 KNGO TX Dallas 1/7 1640 Poor w/WLMV-WI in null. In just long enough to find a // tunein webcast. Male and female chatting in an unknown Asian language, most likely Vietnamese. NEW! TPK-WI
1490 WLAW MI Whitehall 1/18 1640 P but heard C&W and "97-5" 3x, in huge mess. JJR-WI
1490 KTTR MO Rolla 1/1 1810 P Hot 104.9 noted in mess. Stop-set at :15, lost to WLXR. Current mx stood out vs talk-sports. JJR-WI
1490 KDBM MT Dillon 1/4 1800 Vp LID "SW Montana's..." JayF-MT
1510 KCTE MO Independence 1/11 0915 Vp but 913-888-43XX Htg & Cooling lead me here. Others in. JJR-MI
1510 KCTE MO Independence 1/7 0901 P "Greenie on ESPN Radio, ESPN plus, the ESPN app, smart speaker, say...." JJR-MI
1510 KMSD SD Milbank 1/8 0801 P Classic HITS 95-1 wx, then lost! JJR-MI
1520 WLAK WI New Holstein 1/1 0744 P but solid for 5 mins. Songs by Archies, Aretha //1590 WGBW. JJR-WI
1550 KESJ MO Saint Joseph 1/6 0844 P Joe Town 107-5 hi:12, into newscast. WHIT in back.JJR-MI
1560 KLNG IA Council Bluffs 1/7 1700 , Good signal with religious program, full ID. Not heard in a while. KDF-IL
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1560 KBEW MN Blue Earth 1/12 0730 P ??? Electric 557-5850, CBS Eye of the White House, CBS Eye on Veterans, Liberty Mutual ad, calls thru KLNG. JJR-MI
1560 KBEW MN Blue Earth 1/10 0822 P -fighting KLNG w/Vikings talk, and Weatherology, calls. JJR-MI
1560 KBEW MN Blue Earth 1/4 0816 P "KBEW" Birthdays, and song. No KLNG. JJR-MI
1560 WGLB WI Port Washington 1/3 0637 o/c, but didn't want to sit here. These o/s happen so often now all over, plus w/1560 having 30+ what would be noted? JJR-WI
1570 WLRS IN New Albany 1/15 0550 f- regional Mexican format in slight WHLT splatter, // to stream. TL-IN
1570 KDIZ MN Golden Valley 1/10 1726 P no WLKD. Steady w/talk. Freedom 1570. Others in/out. JJR-MI
1570 KAKK MN Walker 1/8 0834 P KAKK - the Oldies Station tween 70s songs. No WLKD. JJR-MI
1570 KAKK MN Walker 1/6 0815 P "news on the double K radio network.." No WLKD. JJR-MI
1580 WJFK MD Morningside 1/10 1559 , A surprise with "1580 the Bet WJFK" ID, sports gambling info. Used to get this at sunrise. They're 50kW days. KDF-IL
1580 WWSJ MI Saint Johns 1/1 1713 P no sign of CKDO, leaving this w/Blk GOS. JJR-WI
1580 KAMI NE Cozad 1/6 0840 P fading in/out, alone, farm prices, "Nebraska grown..." C&W. No CKDO, etc. Assumed. JJR-MI
1580 WLIJ TN Shelbyville 1/7 0651 "Right here on WLIJ" by OM. Peaked. CKDO QRM. NEW! GH-IL
1590 WNTS IN Beech Grove 1/15 0712 P La Pantera (& tiger growl) tween songs. Atop. JJR-WI
1600 WAOS GA Austell 1/1 1802 P SS//stream. Not in long (2-4 mins) in KGYM null. 1st time this season. La Mejor JJR-WI
1600 WAAM MI Ann Arbor 1/14 1630 P tho no KGYM "92.7 & 1600 Wam Radio." Fox news at :30 JJR-WI
1600 KDAK ND Carrington 1/12 0820 P Seth Motors (Chev Buick) of arrington, 1-877-777-454X 282 by the overpass. "on Main St. in Carrington" No KGYM! JJR-MI
1600 KDAK ND Carrington 1/6 o852 Vp Agri news, "the Cardinal" Jamestown Civic Center, NewsDakota.com (fades between all these elements.) JJR-MI
1600 WULM OH Springfield 1/6 0645 to 0655 . Poor but occasionally in the clear. End of the Rosary prayers. Female preaching about the love of God. // to the tunein webcast. NEW! TPK-WI
1620 WQBR256 IL Libertyville 1/13 0506 Very poor, clashing with KOZN with local information (Lake County) loop, and ID given during loop. Ten watts! Thanks to fellow DXer for tip; NEW! EB-MI
1620 KOZN NE Bellevue 1/7 0835 P nothing great, but health club ad "sale ends at midnight, New Year's Eve" JJR-MI
1630 KVAM WY Fox Farm 1/12 0841 P -loud o/usual KCJJ. Network of Praise, mx. JJR-MI
1680 WPRR MI Ada 1/13 0539 Fair with R&B mx, '102.5 FM & 1680 AM, WPRR, the Ride' between records. Been a while since I've heard them. EB-MI
1690 KDMR CO Arvada 1/7 0700 Vp Relevant Radio nx sounder way u/WVON, tho replaced WVON later. JJR-MI
1700 WMPI800 WI Racine 1/3 0700 P trying to rehear WRCR. Buzzing then Racine Visitors Info (open 9-5) out of nowhere! Not heard in a long time. First logged: 1998. JJR-WI
Pan-AM loggings (UTC,GMT ):
810 BAHAMAS ZNS3 Jan16 0444 UTC fair with choral music, national anthem at 2258 and full ID at 2300. Not heard in a long time. Anybody contact info (email) for QSL? CR-IL
Trans Atlantic loggings: UTC
1044 SPAIN San Sebastian Jan10 0715 to 0816 UTC. A steady signal barely rising @ times o/ the 1040-1050 sideband level. (It was doing 20 dBs over @ times about 4 hrs earlier). Started to become intermittent @ 0804, gone by 0816 UTC. Frequency was 1044.0021 which was close to the majority of the postings on MWList for this station. San Sebastian's sunrise was 0739 UTC. TPK-WI
1044 SPAIN Valladolid Jan10 0715 to 0730 UTC. An intermittent signal buried in the sideband that was gone for good by 0730. ( 4 hrs earlier this was a steady signal sometimes rising 5 dBs o/ the sideband level ). Frequency was 1043.9975 which was a few hertz higher than anything on MWList. With a Valladolid sunrise of 0745 UTC, the 0730 fade was somewhat premature. With San Sebastian on 1044.0021, Valladolid is the only other TA listed on MWList that could still be coming in this late. TPK-WI



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SMA-MB Shawn M. Axelrod VE4DX1SMA, VEPC4SWL, Winnipeg MB Canada
Icom IC-R70,Drake R8, SDRPlay RSPduo, 3 foot un-AMplified box loop, Quantum QX LOOP v2.0, 155 Foot U shaped outdoor wire, SDRPLAY RSPduo, 100 foot indoor wire run around the basement walls, MFJ 1026 Phasing unit
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EB-MI Eric Berger, Carleton,MI
Sony XDR-S10HDiP
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JayF-MT Jay F nr Darby,MT
Panasonic RF2900 stock
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KDF-IL Karl Forth Chicago IL
Eton Traveler, Sangean DT-200X, ATS-909 and Sangean DT200X
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GH-IL Greg Harris, Park Forest,IL
GE Superadio III and internal ferrite rod antenna, Grundig YB400PE/Ferrite rod antenna,
Icom R75/Quantum Loop, Realistic DX350/Internal ferrite rod antenna,
SRF-59 /Internal antenna, Sangean DT-200X/Internal antenna.
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TPK-WI Tom Kirk, Milwaukee, WI
RFSpace Cloud-IQ sdr w/ about 160 feet of wire strung thru the backyard
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JJR-MI John J Rieger, L'Anse,MI
Grundig Satellit 750 -Terk AM1000 loop, Sangean ATS-909X stock
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JJR-WI John J Rieger, South Milwaukee,WI
Icom IC-R75 MFJ-959B tuner,preamp Kiwa loop, Sangean ATS-909X stock
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CR-IL Christos Rigas, Wood Dale, IL
Drake R8, Quantum QX Pro loop
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