Friday, July 30, 2021

FCC items

Greenfield, Massachusetts: WIZZ 1520:
Requests relocation to the WHMQ-1240 tower at 42-35-20/72-37-03; go non-directional and reduce power from 10,000 watts to 1,000.  (daytime only) 
Granted.

Butte, Montana: KBOW 550:
Relocated to 45-58-13/112-34-53.

Trenton, New Jersey: WNJE 920:
Requests STA to operate non-directionally at 25% power due to thunderstorm damage.

Richmond, Virginia: WVNZ 1320:
Requests STA to operate non-directionally at 300 watts, daytime only, from the WTOX-1480 tower at 37-40-56/77-33-50.  Lost licensed site.

Sunnyside, Washington: KDYM 1200:
Requests frequency change from 1230; daytime power increase to 10,000 watts; nighttime power reduction to 43, to remain non-directional.
Frequency change granted.

Saturday, July 24, 2021

FCC items

Fresno, California: KYNO 940:
Fresno, California: KFIG 1430:
Swapped callsigns - 940 from KFIG to KYNO; 1430 from KYNO to KFIG.

Long Beach, California: KFRN 1280:
Granted STA for 690 watts non-directional fulltime at 33-53-30/118-11-03.  To temporarily share on one of the KLTX-1390 towers.

Fort Myers, Florida: WZKO 1350:
Granted STA to operate at reduced daytime power of 250 watts (vs. licensed 2kw) pending antenna repairs.

Dalton, Georgia: WDAL 1430:
Requests daytime power reduction from 2,500 watts to 2,100; nighttime increase from 72 to 75; and move to 34-45-22/84-57-03.  To share on the WBLJ-1230 tower.
Request granted.

Laurel, Maryland: WACA 900:
Calls changed from WCLM.

Flint, Michigan: WWCK 1570:
OFF June 24th, transmitter failure.

Vinton, Virginia: WKBA 1550:
Granted STA 1,000 watts non-directional daytime only.  (vs. licensed 10kw)  Copper theft disabled directional antenna. 

Friday, July 16, 2021

FCC items

Doral, Florida: WRHC 1550:
Requests power reduction to 1,000 watts daytime, 100 watts night, directional with same pattern day and night.  To use two of WWFE-670's towers.  Application would also change the city from Coral Gables.

WRHC has been operating from WWFE's towers under Special Temporary Authority since Hurricane Andrew destroyed WRHC's own site in 1992.   

Valparaiso, Indiana: WAKE 1500: 
OFF July 15th, COVID-related financial issues & FM translator permit expired.  Station has permit to reduce power & move to Hobart.

Perry, Iowa: KDLS 1310:
Granted STA for 125 watts non-directional full time pending repairs to directional antenna.

Bangor, Maine: WZON 620:
Requests deletion of nighttime directional antenna (to go non-directional) and reduce night power to 620 watts.
Granted & implemented.

Wheaton, Maryland: WDON 1540:
Call letters changed back from WACA.  This station was last WDON in September 1981.

Fort Worth, Texas: KHVN 970:
Requests power reduction to 600 watts daytime, 240 watts night, non-directional.  32-48-36/97-07-25; to share on the KKGM-1630 tower.

Mission, Texas: KIRT 1580:
New Boston, Texas: KLBW 1530:
Odessa, Texas: KOZA 1230:
All three stations failed to file their renewal applications on time, by April 1st.  Their licenses will expire August 1st if late renewals aren't filed by then.

Friday, July 09, 2021

FCC items

Paducah, Kentucky: WDXR 1450:
Requests STA for 25 watts non-directional, 37-05-55/88-37-19; 170' long wire approximately 25' high, pending tower repairs.  Looks like the temporary site is an FM tower on North 8th Street.

Horseheads, New York: WPGO 820:
Calls changed from WMTT.

Tunkhannock, Pennsylvania: WGMM 1460:
Calls changed from WZMF.

Winchester, Virginia: WZFC 1400:
Calls changed from WINC.