The following AM stations have recently changed calls:
Brunswick, Georgia 1490 WBGA from WMOG Orange, Massachusetts 700 WFAT from WWBZ Humble City, New Mexico 1110 KEJL from KPER
Oakville, Ontario: 1320KHz:
CJMR proposes to reduce daytime power from 20,000 watts to 10,000 and switch from DA-2 (directional, different patterns day & night) to DA-1. (directional, same pattern 24 hours)
The change would allow CJMR to remove 64 relays from the antenna system! These relays are necessary to switch between daytime and nighttime antenna pattern.
CJYE-1250 shares the CJMR towers, and proposes to make the same change.
Calgary, Alberta: 700KHz:
Permit granted for new station.
50,000 watts daytime; 20,000 watts night.
Previously authorized, but permit expired before a site could be found. This time they promise they have a site.
Brampton, Ontario: 1350KHz:
Application for new station withdrawn.
The following AM stations have recently changed callsigns:
Mobile, Alabama 1480 WERM from WTKD Fairbanks, Alaska 1340 KSDG (new station) Olivehurst, California 890 KMJE from KDPP Rupert, Idaho 970 KZNO from KFTA El Dorado, Kansas 1360 KPHN from KAHS Mankato, Minnesota 1230 KFSP from KYSM Kansas City, Missouri 1190 KDMR from KPHN