Friday, November 27, 2020

FCC items

Panama City, Florida: WPCF 1290:
OFF Dec. 3rd.  Lost all sponsors due to hurricane damage & COVID-19.

Pearl City, Hawaii: KHXM 1370:
Granted power reduction to 250 watts.

Deer Lodge, Montana: KBCK 1400:
OFF Nov. 17th, owner/operator ill.

Parkersburg, West Virginia: WVAM 1450:
Granted site change to 39-18-57/81-31-38.

Friday, November 20, 2020

Denver, Colorado: KLDC 1220:
Requests power reduction to 500/14 DA-D, 39-50-40/104-57-11.  Lost site; moving to KLZ-560/KLVZ-810 site.

Atlanta, Georgia: WTZA 1010:
Granted STA to operate at half power (25kw) daytime due to "transmitter issues".

Bozeman, Montana: KYWL 1490:
Requests STA 120/120 ND, 45-46-15/111-13-26; interim facility using a tower from defunct KGVW-640's array.

New York City: WWRL 1600:
Granted STA 6,250/1,250 ND pending replacement of tower damaged in storm.

Greensboro, North Carolina: WKEW 1400:
Requests power to 760/760 ND, 36-03-42/79-47-35; to share on the antenna currently shared by WPET-950 & WEAL-1510.
Granted & moved.

Cayey, Puerto Rico: WLEY 1080:
OFF Oct. 31st, transmitter failure.

Friday, November 13, 2020

FCC items

Kenai, Alaska: KABN 960:
New station on the air, 1,000/1,000 ND, 60-34-02/151-07-57.  Former site of defunct KZXX-980.

Sylvania, Georgia: WSYL 1490:
OFF Oct. 28th pending sale.

Jennings, Louisiana: KJEF 1290:
Calls changed (back) from KKRC.

Everett, Massachusetts: WKOX 1430:
Requests power reduction to 2,500/26 ND, 42-26-09/70-59-35; to share on the WROL-950 antenna.
Requests STA for same facilities; STA granted.

Los Ranchos de Albuquerque, New Mexico: KDSK 1240:
Requests site change to 35-00-40/106-39-51.  Granted.

Peralta, New Mexico: New-160574 1100:
Requests power reduction to 800 watts ND, daytime only, 35-00-41/106-39-53.  (essentially the same site as KDSK-1240, see above.)

Edenton, North Carolina: WZBO 1260:
Site changed to 36-04-46/76-36-00.

Salisbury, North Carolina: WSTP 1490:
Site changed to 35-40-44/80-30-23; sharing on the WSAT-1280 tower.

Butler, Pennsylvania: WBUT 1050:
Power changed to 500/62 ND, 40-53-51/79-53-22.

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania: WWNL 1080:
Granted STA for 12,500 ND-D; to operate non-directionally at 25% power pending repairs to directional antenna system.

West Warwick, Rhode Island: WWRI 1450:
Calls changed (back) from WPVD.

Crane, Texas: KXOI 810:
OFF Oct. 1st.  Sale of station fell through, and failed buyers took the transmitter with them...

Friday, November 06, 2020

FCC items

Birmingham, Alabama: WJOX 690:
Correct coordinates to 33-27-02/86-55-19.

Tempe, Arizona: KQFN 1580:
Requests power reduction to 24,000/290 ND, 33-23-21/111-59-53.
Power reduction granted.

Brunswick, Georgia: WBGA 1490:
Requests power increase to 1,000/1,000 ND; to install shorter tower and increase power from 600 watts.

Decatur, Indiana: WJZI 1540:
Granted STA for 151-foot long wire ten feet above ground, 62.5 watts (25% power) or less.

Golden Meadow, Louisiana: KLEB 1600:
Granted STA 1,250/62.5 ND or less; Hurricane Zeta damaged two of three towers.
Returned to full power Apr. 27th, 2022.

Port Huron, Michigan: WPHM 1380:
Granted STA to reduce night power from 5,000 watts to 1,500.  Directional pattern monitoring point is out of tolerance.  It may be a monitor point problem (not an antenna problem) but all other monitor points in that null are in Canada and inaccessible because of COVID-19 border restrictions.

Manchester, New Hampshire: WGAM 1250:
Power reduced to 670/100 ND, 43-00-38/71-30-15.

Moriarty, New Mexico: KEMR 1080:
Requests reinstatement of permit to move from 1090 Milan, 400 watts ND daytime only, 30-00-33/105-54-59.

Winston-Salem, North Carolina: WSJS 600:
Requests STA for 1,250/1,250 ND pending replacement of collapsed tower; granted.

Cleveland, Ohio: WHKW 1220:
Granted STA for 5,000 watts day & night pending delivery of repair parts for main transmitter.

Columbia, South Carolina: WPCO 1230:
OFF Oct. 26th, damage to transmission line which in turn damaged transmitter.