All Entries in April, 2015

Markets Take a Dive, Broadcast Follows

The perception that the US economy has hit a rough patch is beginning to take hold – and it certainly took hold of Wall...

Cumulus Focuses on the Future

There are immediate headwinds in store for Cumulus Media ...

Cumulus

Cumulus Hits a Revenue Pothole

There is a lot of red ink on the Cumulus first quarter balance sheet...

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Station Trading Market in Mosey Mode

Dealers of broadcast licenses are not on a path to break any records this year ...

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Class A Penalty Appeal Shot Down

WTBL-CD Lenoir NC was hit with a fine related to the rules and regulations pertaining to children’s television...

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Nelson Wants FCC to Deal with Political

Congress failed to rein in spending on political advertising with McCain-Feingold...

Political Advertising

Dynamic Reserve Griping and Other Auction Stuff

The Expanding Opportunities for Broadcasters Coalition met ex parte with members of the FCC...

Expanding Opportunities

Looking Ahead at iHeartMedia

Radio’s largest company is very pleased with its Q1 2015 results...

iHeartMedia

Balbo Lands GM Gig

Maryann Balbo is exiting a management position in Raleigh NC to take the helm of Lockwood Broadcast Group’s WHDF-TV in Huntsville AL. She will...

Barber Takes Tampa Vacancy

The retirement of Kenneth A. Lucas at WMOR-TV Tampa has led to the promotion of Pamela Barber to the post of President/GM for the...

FCC Announces May Agenda

There are quite a few major policy issues percolating away at the FCC...

FCC

Daytona AM Moves in Debt Deal

It is also moving from one Cherry to another...

Debt

Paul Moves to Muzzle Title II

The FCC’s March decision to apply Title II regulatory authority ...

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FEMA runs Its Annual PrepareAthon

Thursday, April 30 is the day that FEMA urges Americans to make sure they are ready...

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iHeart enjoys Q1 gains

Both revenue and OIBDAN were up for radio-based multimedia giant iHeartMedia...

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