Saturday, December 20, 2014

AM technical changes granted (Canada)

Mississauga, Ontario: 1320KHz:
Oakville, Ontario: 1250KHz:

CJMR & CJYE granted technical changes.

Both stations will switch from DA-2 (different directional patterns day & night) to DA-1. (same pattern day & night). CJMR will also reduce daytime power from 20,000 watts to 10,000. The changes will simplify antenna switching, at some expense in daytime coverage.

Thursday, December 11, 2014

New AM station granted (Canada)

Toronto, Ontario: 1280KHz:
New station CJRU granted.

99 watts day & night, non-directional. 43-38-31N/79-20-25W, sharing CHHA-1610s antenna. Radio Ryerson, replacing deleted CKLN-FM 88.1.

Wednesday, December 10, 2014

AM call changes

The following AM stations have recently changed callsigns:

Petaluma, California 1490 KZNB from KTOB
Wichita, Kansas  1070 KFTI from KLIO
Morganfield, Kentucky   1550 WUCO from WMSK
Havre de Grace, Md.     1330 WHGM from WJSS
Boston, Massachusetts   1510 WMEX from WUFC
Helena, Montana          950 KCAP from KMTX
Red Springs, N.C.       1160 WYDU from WTEL
Olympia, Washington     1240 KBUP from KGY