Who’s moving where in the big AM translator window? NERW summarizes the first full week of filings in this subscriber-only extra.
In this week’s issue… Stephanos lands at WCVB – NYC AM sold – New urban in Boston – WFAS drops last local shows – Bob Elliott, RIP
NERW subscribers: here’s a comprehensive list of who’s applied so far in the FCC’s AM Revitalization filing window
In this week’s issue… Remembering Buddy – First AM translator window opens – The end of the end of WBCN – Nexstar’s big Media General move – Rochester loses its “Old Professor”
Nexstar to become region’s biggest TV owner with Media General purchase
In this week’s issue… CT AMs go silent (for now) – Remembering Ramblin’ Lou, PA’s Hanahan – AMs prepare for translator window – Francesa sets WFAN departure date
In this week’s issue… What a Pittsburgh sale says about “AM Revitalization” – WRKO becomes a thing of the past – Ontario FM seeks signal boost – Remembering NY’s Siegel, Murphy, “Commander Ralph”
NERW dives deep into the history of NBC’s long struggle for a solid Boston affiliation – and answers some big questions about what comes next for NBC and its current affiliate, WHDH-TV