Fox Sports Radio Adds Four Federated Media Stations In Northern Indiana
May 24, 2012 at 6:39 PM (PT)
An affiliation deal between FOX SPORTS RADIO and FEDERATED MEDIA will bring the network to the FORT WAYNE and SOUTH BEND-ELKHART areas.
FEDERATED's Sports WFGA/FORT WAYNE, slated to go to a simulcast of sister Sports WKJG-A (ESPN 1380 AM) on JUNE 4th, will affiliate with FSR and rebrand as "THE FAN 106.7," with local morning and afternoon shows and FSR the rest of each weekday.
Classic Rock WAOR/NAPPANEE-SOUTH BEND, AC WLEG (FROGGY 102.7)/LIGONIER-ELKHART, and Talk WNIL-A (HOMETOWN 1290)/NILES, MI (on the INDIANA border near SOUTH BEND) will also become "THE FAN" with local morning and afternoon shows and FSR the rest of the way.
FEDERATED MEDIA SOUTH BEND COO BRAD WILLIAMS said, "We are thrilled to bring sports talk to Northern INDIANA. We are a sports hungry region and now our customer and clients can consume and partner with our stations and FOX SPORTS RADIO 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. From live local talk and play by play sports to the superb national talents of JIM ROME and DAN PATRICK... there is now something for all true INDIANA sports fans!"