Site of the Week 12/12/2014: More Fargo (Big Trip 2013 Part 8)

Downtown Fargo

Tower Site of the Week’s Big Trip 2013 continues with more sites in and around Fargo, North Dakota

Site of the Week EXTRA: WJET, Erie PA

WJET 1400

This week’s Tower Site EXTRA continues our Tower Site Calendar sales season! Tower Site Calendar 2015 is now back from the printer, chock-full of pictures and stories about America’s broadcast infrastructure. For the next few weeks, we’ll bring you some of the Tower Site of the Week installments that feature images appearing in the new calendar. This week, it’s historic top-40 station WJET in Erie, Pennsylvania, one of the great sites featured in this year’s edition!

Site of the Week 11/28/14: Brookings and Watertown, SD (Big Trip 2013 Part 6)

The sign outside the KWAT studios

Text and photos by SCOTT FYBUSH I’d love to tell you that the small cities of Brookings and Watertown, South Dakota are important places along the trail of radio history, or that there was a special reason why we spent a few hours visiting their sites as part of Big Trip 2013. But the truth […]

Site of the Week 11/21/2014: Sioux Falls (Big Trip 2013, part 5)

KELO 1320

Text and photos by SCOTT FYBUSH It’s always fun when the route of one Big Trip crosses the path of a previous Big Trip – and on a sunny Wednesday in August 2013, our journey westward from southern Minnesota intersected the path of the original Big Trip from way back in 2001. Back then, we […]

Site of the Week EXTRA: Bloomington, Indiana

WGCL 1370

Text and photos by SCOTT FYBUSH This week’s Tower Site EXTRA continues our Tower Site Calendar sales season! Tower Site Calendar 2015 is now back from the printer, chock-full of pictures and stories about America’s broadcast infrastructure. For the next few weeks, we’ll bring you some of the Tower Site of the Week installments that […]

Site of the Week 11/14/14: Southern Minnesota (Big Trip 2013, part 4)

KAUS studio

Text and photos by SCOTT FYBUSH When we’re fully engaged in a “Big Trip” like the one we’re in the midst of chronicling from the summer of 2013, there’s not a lot of time for anything that’s not radio or TV. We get up in the morning, aircheck morning-drive radio, hit the road bright and […]