Friday, April 30, 2021

FCC items

Cave Creek, Arizona: KFNX 1100:
Granted STA for 1,000 watts fulltime.  50kw day transmitter damaged by fire. 

San Francisco, California: KTRB 860:
Requests relocation of nighttime facility to daytime site, 32km west of existing night facility; and to reduce night power to 6kw.  No commercial power available at night site, and generator operation is prohibitively expensive.

Miami, Florida: WIOD 610:
Requests STA to operate on day pattern at night, with power reduced as required to keep nulls within limits.
STA dismissed, station has been able to return to licensed parameters.

Newnan, Georgia: WCOH 1400:
Requests STA for temporary long wire antenna, 36m long & sloping from 31m at one end, down to 3m at the other end.  Granted.

Decatur, Indiana: WJZI 1540:
OFF Dec. 4th pending location of permanent site.

Rockville, Maryland: WLXE 1600:
Requests deletion of nighttime directional antenna & night power reduction to 9 watts.

Sauk Rapids, Minnesota: WMIN 1010:
Requests STA 425/60 ND during rebuild of phasing system.  Granted.

Bozeman, Montana: KBOZ 1090:
Granted STA 1,250/1,250 ND to prevent running afoul of the off-over-a-year rule.

Carlsbad, New Mexico: KCCC 930:
OFF Jan. 11th, economic effects of COVID.

Greenville, North Carolina: WNCT 1070:
Requests STA for reduced power of 5kw day & night.  50kw transmitter failure.  Granted.

Lake Oswego, Oregon: KDZR 1640:
Requests site change to 45-28-38/122-45-05.
Granted.  This is the KPDQ-800 site.

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania: WNWR 1540:
Requests STA 1,200 ND-D; to operate with critical hours facility during the day pending construction of newly authorized facilities.

West Valley City, Utah: KMRI 1550:
Returned to the air with temporary facilities Mar. 16th but went back off on the 17th pending sale.

Friday, April 16, 2021

FCC items

Barstow, California: KKZI 1310:
Calls changed from KIQQ. 

Corona, California: KWRM 1370:
OFF Mar. 31st pending location of better temporary facility.

Ontario, California: KSPA 1510:
Requests STA for 10 watts non-directional full time, 37-04-00/117-40-10; temporary site atop building at 325 N. Mountain Ave.; will use a 4m antenna atop a 4.5m building - basically, a travelers' information station.  Lost licensed site.

Loveland, Colorado: KXJJ 1570:
Calls changed from KVAM.

Montrose, Colorado: KUBC 580:
Requests STA for 250 watts non-directional at night pending repairs from brush fire.  Granted.

Hamden, Connecticut: WATX 1220:
Requests STA for temporary site with emergency long wire antenna, 58m long & 6m above ground at 41-22-40/72-57-05; 250 watts day, 76 watts night.  (Nadeau Farm west of Augerville)  Granted.

Sweetwater, Florida: WXBN 880:
Calls changed from WZAB.

Algona, Iowa: KLGZ 1600:
OFF April 1st pending transmitter replacement.

New Orleans, Louisiana: WLNO 1060:
Requests STA 5,000/70 ND, 29-52-46/89-59-51; lost six towers in storm.

Havre de Grace, Maryland: WHGM 1330:
Requests nighttime power reduction from 500 watts to 23, non-directional; to remove nighttime directional antenna.

Peralta, New Mexico: KVVD 1120:
Calls assigned for new station.

Siler City, North Carolina: WNCA 1570:
Site changed to 35-44-00/79-29-03.

Norristown, Pennsylvania: WNAP 1110:
License canceled April 15th.

Clarksville, Tennessee: WNZE 1400:
Site changed to 36-30-57/87-20-05 (sharing on WKFN-540)

Fox Farm, Wyoming: KVAM 1630:
Calls changed from KRND.

Friday, April 09, 2021

FCC items

Phoenix, Arizona: KXEG 1280:

Granted STA for emergency ¼ wave (195’) end-fed wire antenna, 625 watts daytime only, 33-22-36/112-

18-37. (parking lot of Phoenix Raceway, Avondale)

Indianapolis, Indiana: WNDE 1260:

Granted STA for 25% night power non-directional, or a higher power that doesn’t exceed authorized field 

in any direction.

Indian Head, Maryland: WWGB 1030:

Granted STA for reduced power of 20kw pending transmitter repairs.

Hillsboro, Oregon: KUIK 1360:

OFF Apr. 12th pending transmitter repairs.

Portland, Oregon: KKPZ 1330:

OFF Apr. 30th pending sale.

Shiremanstown, Pennsylvania: WHYF 720:

Requests power increase from 2,000 watts to 2,500 and move roughly seven miles west to 40-18-12/76-

57-13. Lost existing site; will share one of the WHP-580/WXPA-850 towers.

Power increase & site change granted.

Friday, April 02, 2021

FCC items

Opp, Alabama: WOPP 1290:
OFF Mar. 22nd, antenna system issues.
Returned to the air Feb. 28th.

Barstow, California: KIQQ 1310:
OFF Mar. 24th, lost site.

Marysville, California: KMYC 1410:
Requests STA 1,000/250 ND pending antenna system repairs.

Sylvester, Georgia: WSYL 1490:
License surrendered for cancelation Mar. 10th.

Cape Girardeau, Missouri: KZIM 960:
Requests STA for 125 watts non-directional at night pending antenna repairs.  Coax cables cut in apparent theft attempt.

Chapel Hill, North Carolina: WLLQ 1530:
Granted STA for reduced power of 300 watts pending transmitter repairs.

Greensboro, North Carolina: WEAL 1510:
OFF Mar. 22nd pending completion of facilities for WEAL-1510, WPET-950, and WKEW-1400 to share a common tower.

Vega Baja, Puerto Rico: WEGA 1350:
Requests power reduction to 360 watts daytime, 2,200 watts night, DA-2.

Jonesborough, Tennessee: WKTP 1590:
Has removed three towers, going non-directional & reducing power from 5,000 watts to 2,500 day, 37 night.

Nashville, Tennessee: WFCN 1200:
Granted STA for reduced power of 1,000 watts pending transmitter repairs.

Portsmouth, Virginia: WGPL 1350:
Requests STA for 1,000/260 ND, 36-51-39/76-21-13; temporary site, lost licensed site.

St. Albans, West Virginia: WJYP 1300:
OFF Mar. 24th, transmitter destroyed in flood.