Hutton keeps on striking again

Hutton Broadcasting, headed by husband and wife team Edward B. and Georgie S., is proving to be the energizer bunny of Santa Fe. It...

NAB wants to handle the truth

The National Association of Broadcasters is pressing its case to see filings from XM Satellite Radio and Sirius Satellite Radio concerning terrestrial repeaters which...

ABC Radio will be June bride

The nuptials are set for June 12th to unite ABC Radio with Citadel Broadcasting, joining the 22 big market ABC stations and ABC Radio...

Memorial Day – 2007

The Big 89, WLS Rewind - WOW. I was planning to kick back this holiday by roasting my wiennies and toasting my buns, well...

Free FM set free as K-Rock returns

New CBS Radio CEO Dan Mason is making his mark in New York. The company yesterday blew up the "Free FM" talk format on...

Close encounter in Ashburn

The second half of a two-FM buy in Georgia is officially in the books, according to Media Services Group's Eddie Esserman. Educational Media Foundation...

XM/Sirius gets the Kohl shoulder

Sen. Herb Kohl (D-WI) is head of the Senate Subcommittee on Antitrust, Competition Policy and Consumer Rights (part of the Judiciary Committee), and hosted...

Satellite radio sales still slumping

Morgan Stanley analyst Benjamin Swinburne says his Q2 estimate that satellite radio retail sales would be down 8% "could be aggressive." April started the...

Is it "game over" with PPM winning?

That's the view from CL King analyst Jim Boyle, now that long-time critic Bob Neil at Cox Radio has signed a contract with Arbitron...

JamTraxx renewed

United Stations Radio Networks (USRN) announced it has signed a multi-year extension of its agreement to sell network commercial time for Chicago-based JamTraxx Media...

Cox Radio signs for PPM in 8 markets

Cox Radio ended its holdout back in February and began encoding for Arbitron's Portable People Meter (PPM) in Houston (2/22/07 RBR #37) after PPM...

Shareholders take final swipe at CCU

Clear Channel may be on the verge of becoming a private company, but shareholders got in a final swipe at management. They voted at...

Habitat for LPFMity

LPFM advocate Prometheus Radio Project reports that a wide cross-section of "civil rights champions, community organizers, radio enthusiasts and more" are meeting in Greenville...

Too hot to handle

Entercom's WRKO-AM Boston has dropped plans to have former Don Imus sidekick/producer Bernard McGuirk try out on air this week. The Black Community Informational...

Close encounter in West Palm Beach

The Betty Ginsburg Revocable Trust now has the keys to WDJA-AM in West Palm Beach. The sellers were Richard and Pablo Vega. Brokers John...

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