In February 1996, Art Modell moved his National Football League franchise to Baltimore, abandoning Cleveland. “Hollywood Madam” Heidi Fleiss prepared to begin a seven-year jail sentence. Radio station WYNY-FM in New York changed its call letters, bringing WKTU back to the Big Apple.
Speaking of the radio business, Royce International agreed to sell a Class B 50kw New Rock station serving Sacramento for $25 million.
The Ravens have won two Super Bowl matches. WKTU remains a popular station. Fleiss is largely forgotten. That radio station sale in Northern California? The seller is still trying to reverse it … and has failed yet again, this time at the Supreme Court of the United States.