Rome, FSR Add Affiliates
June 8, 2009 at 4:54 PM (PT)
The announcement of some new affiliates for PREMIERE's JIM ROME and FOX SPORTS RADIO includes some format and network flips as well, including the flip of MIDWEST COMMUNICATIONS Oldies WRIG-A/WAUSAU, WI to Sports using ROME and FOX SPORTS RADIO, effective JULY 6th.
Several stations are taking ROME's show starting today, including the previously announced addition of a simulcast of the show on CITADEL Sports WBBL-F/GRAND RAPIDS along with the existing affiliate, sister Sports WBBL-A. CLEAR CHANNEL Sports WARF-A/AKRON has picked up ROME along with the previously-announced affiliation of the station with FOX SPORTS RADIO, previously heard in part of the AKRON-KENT market on MEDIA-COM Sports daytimer WJMP-A, which has flipped to syndicated Talk.
In addition, PROFESSIONAL BROADCASTING Talk WDJA-A/DELRAY BEACH, FL has picked up FOX SPORTS RADIO for 10p-6a ET weekdays and assorted weekend clearance; BAHAKEL Sports WDEF-A/CHATTANOOGA has picked up FSR and ROME to replace ESPN RADIO, which moved to BREWER BROADCASTING's crosstown WALV-F; and BUTLER BROADCASTING Sports KREB-A (ESPN RADIO 1190 THE FAN)/BENTONVILLE-FAYETTEVILLE, AR has added FSR for 7p-7a CT, with sister KFFK-A/ROGERS-FAYETTEVILLE, AR adding ROME.