Tuesday, October 29, 2013

Applications for new stations

Surrey, British Columbia: 600KHz:
Application filed for new station.

10,000 watts; news/talk for South Asian immigrants. Station requested 107.7 FM but will accept AM 600 if the FM frequency goes to someone else.

Vancouver, British Columbia: 600KHz:
Applications filed for new station.

10,000 watts. Two applications: one for business news, the other ethnic.

All three applications are mutually exclusive - only one can be granted.

Saturday, October 26, 2013

Stations gone

The following stations have recently been deleted:

Jean D'Or, Alberta:            CBXH-1540 (to 102.5 FM)
Alice Arm, British Columbia:   CBKL-1150
Parson, British Columbia:      CBKR-740
Elsa, Yukon:                   CBDD-560
Swift River, Yukon:            CBDX-970
Albuquerque, New Mexico:       KDEF-1150
Roswell, New Mexico:           KCRX-1430

The two U.S. stations failed to renew their licenses. Sometimes this is a clerical error; these stations may not actually be dead..

Wednesday, October 23, 2013

AM station deleted

Sun Valley, Nevada: 1590KHz:

KQLO license cancelled.

Station was off the air for more than a year.

AM call changes

The following stations have recently changed callsigns:

Roanoke, Alabama          1360 WLWE from WELR
Oroville, California      1340 KNTF from KEWE
St. Louis, Missouri        630 KYFI from KJSL
Enid, Oklahoma            1640 KZLS from KOAG
Lobelville, Tennessee     1570 WMAK from WNKX
Roanoke, Virginia         1410 WRTZ from WRIS
Vancouver, Washington      910 KMTT from KKSN

Wednesday, October 16, 2013

AM stations going away

Cartwright, Newfoundland & Labrador: 570KHz:
Fort Simpson, Northwest Territories: 690KHz:
CBNK & CBDO going to FM.

93.9 & 107.5 respectively.