Radio news: Sun, Cumulus, Yahoo


Sun-BroadcastHere, submitted for you inspection, are items on a new syndication deal, iconic format flips, a towering deal and a sports pact.

* Entercom Seattle morning man Fitz is exiting United Stations Radio Networks and moving to Sun Broadcast Group in 2015 in a multiyear syndication/development deal.

* Cumulus is taking three of its Country stations and shifting them to its relatively new NASH Icon format. The trio includes: KTOP-FM, Topeka, KS; KATC-FM, Colorado Springs, CO; and KBUL-FM, Reno, NV.

* A tower in Christmas Tree Pass AZ has been sold by Lake Havasu broadcaster Rick Murphy to Tall Tower Ventures. George Kimble of Kozacko Media Services brokered the deal.

* KFWB-AM The Beast 980 in Los Angeles is bringing in Yahoo Sports Radio for custom news updates and commentary.