Friday, August 14, 2020

FCC items

Huntsville, Alabama: WTKI 1450

Requests permission to relocate tower 210m to 34-43-36/86-35-59.

Palm Springs, California: KCOD 1450

OFF Aug. 6th, financial distress.

Atlanta, Georgia: WBIN 640

Calls changed from WGST.

Hogansville, Georgia: WGST 720

Calls changed from WVCC.

Toccoa, Georgia: WNEG 630

Granted STA 3,500 ND-D; to increase STA power from 500 watts pending repairs to guy wire insulators.

Agana, Guam: KUSG 1350

OFF, combination of economic & technical issues.  The station could afford to operate at its old site, but the local government has displaced them.  If the station had more money, it could afford to relocate.

Requests STA to operate at half power at old site pending resolution of move.

Deerfield, Illinois: WEEF 1430

Request to increase nighttime power to 1,020 watts dismissed.  Would have interfered with KZQZ St. Louis; WFOB Fostoria, Ohio; and KLO Ogden, Utah.  KZQZ has been deleted but the FCC is holding its frequency open for future applicants.  WEEF has thirty days to file a corrective amendment.

East Moline, Illinois: WDLM 960

Granted power reduction to 520/15 ND; to remove one tower and go non-directional.

Cedar Rapids, Iowa: WMT 600

Granted STA to operate at reduced nighttime power due to tower collapse in Aug. 10th "derecho" storm.  Either 1,250 watts non-directional, or some higher power less than 5,000 watts "...while insuring that the radiated field strength does not exceed that authorized in any azimuth..."

Clinton, Iowa: KROS 1340

Granted STA for 300/300 ND to drop wire antenna 20 feet high.  Lost tower to Aug. 10th "derecho" storm.

New Orleans, Louisiana: WWWL 1350

Requests nighttime power reduction to 480 watts, non-directional -- to drop nighttime directional array.

Port Sulphur, Louisiana: KAGY 1510

Granted daytime power increase from 1,000 watts to 3,800.

Rumford, Maine: WIGY 780

Calls changed from WTME.

Orleans, Massachusetts: WFPB 1170

Granted power to 1,000 ND-D, 41-46-44/70-00-30.

St. Joseph, Michigan: WQYQ 1400

Calls changed from WSJM.

Duluth, Minnesota: WEBC 560

Requests STA to operate with nighttime pattern during the day, pending repairs.
STA granted Sept. 24th.

Minneapolis, Minnesota: KFXN 690

Granted STA 120 watts daytime, non-directional.  Center tower of directional array collapsed, destroying feedline to another tower and leaving only one operational.

Gulfport, Mississippi: WGCM 1240

Correct coordinates to 30-25-45/89-01-08.

Hardin, Montana: KHDN 1230

OFF Aug. 1st pending equipment upgrades.

Portales, New Mexico: KSEL 1450

OFF Aug. 4th pending transmitter repairs.  Required annual tests showed excessive harmonic radiation.

Haverstraw, New York: WRCR 1700

Requests site change to 41-11-22/74-00-54; city from Ramapo.  Station has been operating from this tower since March 14th, 2019 under STA, at 25% power.

Changes (both site & city-of-license) have been granted & implemented - WRCR has moved at full power.

Horseheads, New York: WMTT 820

Calls changed from WWLZ.

Niagara Falls, New York: WEBR 1440

Calls changed from WJJL.

Watkins Glen, New York: WNGZ 1490

Calls changed from WRCE.

Rose Hill, North Carolina: WKOO 710

Calls changed from WEGG.

Columbus, Ohio: WMYC 1580

Calls changed from WVKO

San Juan, Puerto Rico: WIPR 940

Requests power reduction to 3,000/1,900 ND, 18-23-00/66-04-01; to share on WSKN-630 antenna.  Licensed facility destroyed in Hurricane Georges.

Providence, Rhode Island: WPPB 1290

Calls changed from WRPA.

Aberdeen, South Dakota: KKAA 1560

Permanently OFF, surrendered license.

Benton, Tennessee: WWRO 1540

Calls changed from WBIN.

Clarksville, Tennessee: WBQL 1400

Calls changed from WVWF.

Maryville, Tennessee: WJMP 1120

Calls changed from WVLZ.

Longview, Texas: KFRO 1370

Granted nighttime power reduction to 100 watts.  Vandals destroyed two towers of nighttime directional array; station decided it wasn't worth rebuilding them.

Reduction implemented.

Shenandoah, Texas: KRCM 1380

Request for 22,000/50 DA-D, 30-07-40/95-57-35 (day), 29-39-55/95-45-28 (night) dismissed.  Nighttime service area doesn't intersect any of the daytime city-of-license contour, nor any of the city of Shenandoah.


Doug Smith said...

WWWL New Orleans application granted.

Doug Smith said...

WIPR San Juan application granted.

Doug Smith said...

WTKI permission granted.