Ice Storm Affects Midwestern Stations
December 14, 2007 at 5:25 AM (PT)
An ice storm that swept across the MIDWEST last weekend put several stations off the air for various stretches of time.
ALL ACCESS hears that among the casualties were noncommercial Religion KSRD/ST. JOSEPH, MO, which remained off the air for several days; noncommercial KOWI/LAMONI, IA, which went off for two days before returning at 500 watts; Country KSJQ/SAVANNAH-ST. JOSEPH, MO which went off and then came back at low power; noncommercial KSUI/IOWA CITY, IA, which dropped to 50% power due to ice on the antenna; Country KAAN-F/BETHANY, MO, which was off for several hours; and Classic Rock KNIM-F (97.1 THE 'VILL)/MARYVILLE, MO also off for a while.