Saturday, May 29, 2021

FCC items

Jacksonville, Florida: WJNJ 1320:
Requests removal of directional antenna; reduction of daytime power from 50,000 watts to 5,000, and of night power from 5,000 watts to 80; and relocation to the site soon to be left by WZAZ-1400.  (WZAZ, in turn, has a permit to relocate elsewhere)
Move granted.
Requests modification of permit to specify 16,000 watts daytime.
Modification granted.

Somonauk, Illinois: WDYS 1480:
Requests modification of permit to move from Geneva to add nighttime operation at 140 watts.  Permit was granted as daytime only.

Cortland, Ohio: WKTX 840:
Granted STA to operate at 10 watts non-directional daytime only; transmitter failure.
STA modified to 100 watts.

Easton, Pennsylvania: WEEX 1230:
WEEX has a permit to drop its daytime-only directional antenna and increase daytime power from 840 watts to 1,000.  It requests STA to operate non-directionally daytime at temporarily reduced power of 320 watts.
STA granted.

Friday, May 21, 2021

FCC items

Geneva, Illinois: WDYS 1480:
Requests Special Temporary Authority to operate at 250 watts non-directional daytime only at permitted site 41-40-06/88-34-06; to conduct field measurements to verify ground conductivity.

Greenville, North Carolina: WNCT 1070:
Granted removal of directional antenna, reducing daytime power from 50,000 watts to 5,000 and nighttime from 10,000 watts to 13.

Allentown, Pennsylvania: WAEB 790:
Requests STA to operate non-directionally at 25% power (or such higher power as will keep field strength within licensed values) during antenna work.
STA granted.

Greer, South Carolina: WPJM 800:
Requests relocation 5km to the east (34-56-55/82-11-26, Christian Fellowship Church on Valentine Lane) & increase nighttime power from 438 watts to 530.

Amended to nighttime power of 500 watts and change new site to Blackwell Road & East Poinsett St..  (34-56-09/82-11-36)  Previously lost licensed site, and now lost first requested new site.

Spartanburg, South Carolina: WORD 950:
Granted removal of directional antenna, reducing nighttime power from 5,000 watts to 65.  Daytime power remains 5,000 watts non-directional.

Hondo, Texas: KCWM 1460:
OFF April 28th, tornado destroyed transmitter building & tower.

Saturday, May 15, 2021

FCC items

Barstow, California: KKZI 1310:
Requests STA for 100 watts non-directional fulltime, 34-53-50/116-43-16.  Temporary site near the airport, lost lease.   
STA granted.

Savannah, Georgia: WSOK 1230:
Granted relocation to 32-04-13/81-04-42.

Bowling Green, Ohio: WJYM 730:
OFF April 13th, tower work.

Toledo, Ohio: WWYC 1560:
Requests reduction of daytime power from 1,500 watts to 1,000.  No changes to night facility.
Granted & reduced.

Reedsport, Oregon: KDUN 1030:
OFF Dec. 1st, lost Internet feed.

Jersey Shore, Pennsylvania: WEJS 1600:
Requests STA for night facilities full-time.  (20 watts non-directional)  Switching system has failed.  Granted.

Hampton, South Carolina: WHGS 1270:
OFF May 1st, financial issues.

Nashville, Tennessee: WFCN 1200:
Requests reduction of (daytime only) power to 2kw.
Granted & reduced.

West Lake Hills, Texas: KTXZ 1560:
Requests STA to operate non-directional at 25% power.  (625 watts full time)  Copper theft left directional array unusable.

Friday, May 07, 2021

FCC items

Orange, California: KLAA 830:
Granted STA 5,000 ND; to use daytime facilities at night.  Copper thieves stole power & control cables & station cannot switch patterns. 

San Bernardino, California: KEZY 1240:
Requests power reduction from 1,000 watts to 700 & relocation to the KTIE-590 site, 34-04-20/117-17-55.
Reduction granted.

Franklinton, Louisiana: WOMN 1110:
Requests power reduction to 15,000 watts non-directional daytime & relocation to 30-44-13/90-12-04.  (WUUU-FM tower)
Move granted.

Ocean City, New Jersey: WWAC 1020:
Calls changed from WIBG.

Portales, New Mexico: KSEL 1450:
Requests STA to operate at reduced power of 400 watts pending antenna repairs.

Claremont, North Carolina: WCXN 1170:
OFF Apr. 1st, tower damage.
Returned to the air Apr. 28th, 2022 -- hopefully earlier or they'll run afoul of the off-over-a-year law...

Digby, Nova Scotia: CKDY 1420:
Requests move to 99.7 FM.  Already has low-power relay on this frequency, requests permission for full power operation on FM.  

Charleston, West Virginia: WBES 950:
Requests deletion of nighttime directional facility - to operate 5,000 watts non-directional daytime only.