A Heritage Hudson Valley AM Prepares For A Noncomm Shift


Kingston, N.Y., the first capital of New York State, is experiencing a millennial-driven renaissance of sorts, reversing some two decades of economic decline for this former IBM town. Even so, challenges remain — including the operation of a longtime 1kw facility airing a Full Service format overseen by a veteran employee who seems to do it all.

That’s why Townsquare Media has decided to sell WKNY-AM 1490. 

It’s the lead deal in RBR+TVBR‘s TRANSACTIONS TODAY for Thursday, August 3. And, it’s prompted a special RBR+TVBR OBSERVATION from our editor-in-chief. WKNY is in his hometown, and was the very first radio station he ever visited.

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