Thursday, December 31, 2020

Monument, Colorado: KPPF 1040:
Calls changed from KCBR.

Jacksonville, Florida: WBOB 600:
Requests removal of directional antenna, reduction of day power from 50kw to 20kw; and reduction of night power from 9.7kw to 80 watts.

Kalamazoo, Michigan: WTOU 1660:
Calls changed from WQLR.

Portage, Michigan:  WQLR 1560:
Calls changed from WTOU.

Clarksdale, Mississippi: WROX 1450:
OFF Nov. 23rd, foreclosure.

Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania: WFUZ 1240:
Calls changed from WQFM.

Barceloneta, Puerto Rico: WBQN 1160:
Requests site change to former WVOZ-1580 facility, 18-20-37/66-25-04.  Daytime power to remain 5kw DA; nighttime power reduced slightly from 2.5kw to 2.4kw.
Also requests STA 120 watts fulltime non-directional at 18-25-37/66-29-07; temporary long-wire antenna pending move to WVOZ site.
Requests STA to operate from new site at 1,500/2,800 DA-D pending proof of (directional antenna) performance.  Daytime power will increase to 6,100 watts when license-to-cover is granted.
Permanent permission granted.

Jackson, Tennessee: WTJF 1390:
Calls changed from WLLI.  Station was WTJS for most of its life but put those calls on a nearby FM station.

Gillette, Wyoming: KIML 1270:
Requests slight relocation of transmitter; to go non-directional full time; reduction of day power from 5kw to 1kw; and reduction of night power from 1kw to 40 watts.

Changes granted & implemented.


Thursday, December 24, 2020

FCC items

Eureka, California: KEJY 760:
Requests move from 790, 500/310 ND, 40-48-02/124-07-39; to share on KWSW-980 towers.

Pensacola, Florida: WBSR 1450:
Requests relocation to co-owned WPNN-790 site, 30-27-09/87-14-26.

Baxter, Minnesota: WWWI 1270:
Requests daytime power increase from 5kw to 12kw.  Nighttime facility unchanged.

Friday, December 18, 2020

FCC items

Bay Minette, Alabama: WTOF 1110:
OFF Dec. 1st, economic effects of COVID.
OFF again Dec. 5th, 2021, seeing new program source.

Mobile, Alabama: WMOB 1360:
OFF Dec. 1st, economic effects of COVID.
OFF again Dec. 5th, 2021, seeing new program source.

Monterey, California: KIDD 630:
OFF Dec. 10th, unable to negotiate permanent site lease.

Monument, Colorado: KPPF 1040:
Calls changed from KCBR.

Venice, Florida: WDIZ 1320:
Requests reduction of night power from 1,000 watts to 150 watts.  Day facility unchanged.

Somonauk, Illinois: WCSJ 1550:
Requests move from Morris, Illinois; tower to 41-40-06/88-34-06 (WSPY-107.1 FM site near Plano); power to 380/6 ND.
Granted.  Made possible by deletion of WZRK Lake Geneva, Wis.

Muncie, Indiana: WJCF 990:
Requests STA 65/10 ND, 40-11-26/85-23-44; appears to be the backyard of a house at 900 W. Powers St..  To use 76m long wire antenna.  Lost site, and local zoning will not allow for construction of a six-tower array anywhere else.

Winston-Salem, North Carolina: WWNT 1380:
OFF Dec. 11th, economic effects of COVID.

Winston-Salem, North Carolina: WSMX 1500:
OFF Nov. 12th, transmitter flooded.

Gallipolis, Ohio: WJEH 990:
Requests STA 100 watts ND daytime only, 38-48-16/82-12-46; (appears to be a lumberyard) lost site.

Collierville, Tennessee: WCRV 640:
Requests STA 1,000 watts DA-1; to run nighttime facilities 24/7.  Separate daytime transmitter failed.  Granted.

Laredo, Texas: KLNT 1490:
OFF Dec. 6th, equipment failure.

Gillette, Wyoming: KIML 1270:
Requests STA 1,000/250 ND; to operate non-directionally pending permanent licensing for non-directional operation at night.  (at 40 watts)

Friday, December 11, 2020

Fairbanks, Alaska: KCBF 820:
Changed site, now sharing with KFAR 660 at 64-48-30/147-29-38.

Kenai, Alaska: KPEN 840:
New station on the air, 5,000/1,900 ND, 60-30-38/151-16-12.

Fortuna, California: KNCR 1090:
OFF Dec. 1st, lost site.

Pompano Beach, Florida: WHSR 980:
Requests site change to 26-10-49/80-13-15; 5,000/2,500 DA-2; to share on WWNN-1470's six towers.

Sylvania, Georgia: WJST 1490:
Calls changed from WSYL.

Agana, Guam: KVOG 1530:
Requests STA for 150 watts non-directional, 13-27-21/144-42-29 E; temporary site with 20-foot center-loaded whip atop a building.  Government temporarily evicted the station to redevelop the site as a visitor recreation facility.  They intend to allow the station to return once the facility is built.  However, due to COVID there have been no tourists on Guam since March - so the project is on hold.
STA granted.

Des Moines, Iowa: KWKY 1150:
Granted STA for 25% power during construction work.

Jennings, Louisiana: KJEF 1290: 
Calls changed from KKRC.

Bozeman, Montana: KYWL 1490:
OFF Nov. 25th pending relocation.

Derry, New Hampshire: WDER 1320:
Requests nighttime power reduction from 1,000 watts to 600, 42-52-01/71-17-18; amendment to add correction of coordinates.

Los Ranchos de Albuquerque, New Mexico: KDSK 1240:
Granted STA 35-00-49/106-39-48; temporary 15m pole 22km south of existing site.  Lost site.

Greensboro, North Carolina: WWBG 1470:
OFF Nov. 4th, economic effects of COVID.

Columbus, Ohio: WWCD 1580:
Calls changed from WMYC.

Delaware, Ohio: WQCD 1550:
Calls changed from WDLR.

Marysville, Ohio: WDLR 1270:
Calls changed from WQTT.

Providence, Rhode Island: WPVD 1290:
Calls changed from WPPB.

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

Clarksville, Tennessee: WNZE 1400:
Calls changed from WBQL.

Selmer, Tennessee: WDTM 1150:
OFF Oct. 7th pending installation of new equipment.

Houston, Texas: KEYH 850:
OFF Dec. 31st, lease expiring.

Ogden, Utah: KMES 1430:
Calls changed from KLO.  (but the KLO call letters have moved to an FM station on 103.1)

Manassas, Virginia: WKDV 1460:
OFF Dec. 7th, lost site.

Marion, Virginia: WHNK 1330:
Calls changed from WSNQ.

Richmond, Virginia: WFTH 1590:
Requests power change to 5,000/24 ND, 37-30-01/77-27-23.

Pacific, Washington: KZIZ 1560:
Requests power reduction to 3,200/200 DA-N, 47-18-20/122-14-53; amendment to add site change.  (sharing at KMIA-1210 site)

Friday, December 04, 2020

Montgomery, Alabama: WLWI 1440:
Requests STA to operate at 50% power daytime due to Hurricane Zeta damage.  Night power unaffected.  STA Granted.

Muscle Shoals, Alabama: WLAY 1450:
Granted move to 34-40-38/87-43-15; to share on the WVNA-1590 tower.

Prescott, Arkansas: KTPA 1370: 
Requests STA for 500 watts non-directional daytime pending permanent permission to reduce power.  Granted.
Permanent permission now requested.

Sherwood, Arkansas: KMTL 760:
OFF Oct. 17th, transmitter problems.

Beverly Hills, California: KMZT 1260:
Calls changed from KSUR.

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

Great Falls, Montana: KEIN 1310:
OFF Nov. 8th, transmitter malfunction.

Los Ranchos de Albuquerque, New Mexico: KDSK 1240:
Requests STA 35-00-49/106-39-48; 15m pole at temporary site 22km south of licensed.  Lost licensed site.  Plans to permanently move to this site.  STA granted.

Roswell, New Mexico: KCKN 1020:
Requests STA to operate on night pattern full time; granted.

Northwood, North Dakota: KMSR 1520:
Power increased to 1,500 watts & city changed from Mayville.

Woodburn, Oregon: KWBY 940:
Power increased to 10,000/200 ND.

Pulaski, Tennessee: WKSR 1420:
Night power reduced to 60 watts non-directional.  Day power remains 1kw.

Jasper, Texas: KCOX 1350:
OFF Nov. 7th, staffing difficulties.

Waukesha, Wisconsin: WGKB 1510:
Calls changed from WRRD.