Podcast Ads Least Likely To Be Skipped

That's what a new report from Westwood One and Canadian research firm Audience Insights says after the two companies released a study of 1,407 podcast listeners. Here are the highlights from that study.

Houston Host Suspended From Facebook

KPRC-AM talker Ken Webster says he's been suspended from Facebook for using the for using the phrase “illegal immigrant." Newsbusters was first to report the story. Here are the details.

Do You Pay Your Salespeople Enough?

Media Staffing Network and Radio Ink have teamed up to gather data for a Radio Sales Compensation Study that will be released at the Radio Show in Dallas this September. We need your confidential input.

SBG CEO Responds To Sports USA Verdict

A jury in Los Angeles has ruled in favor of Sports USA in a breach of contract lawsuit that was filed several years ago. SBG has been ordered to pay Sports USA over $2 million. Here's what's going on...

GEICO Closes The Gap

After a couple of weeks of being way out in front, Home Depot can again see GEICO in its rear view mirror on the list of radio’s top advertisers, as reported by Media Monitors.

Broncos Station Flips To Conservative Talk

Here's a follow-up to a story we ran last week, about iHeart's all Broncos station in Denver flipping. On Monday, the format was officially announced as "Freedom 97.3 - Real News, Real Talk." The station will simulcast on 93.7 FM and 760 AM.

Spokane Public Radio Moon Landing Anniversary Celebration

KSFC-91.9 is promising a binge-worthy afternoon of programming July 20 to mark the 50th Anniversary of the Apollo 11 moon landing. A variety of topics relating to the historic day will be covered in five programs that begin at noon.

St. Jude Bullish On Twin Stations

iHeart stations 101.7 The Bull in Boston and 95.3 The Bull in Portsmouth, NH, were recently named 2019 Country Cares Radio Station Of The Year by St. Jude Children's Research Hospital.

SEND US YOUR BLAST FROM THE PAST

Thanks to our friends at DJMastercontrol.com for this 1966 shot of Buzz Barr from the KISN Portland fishbowl studio. Buzz went on to Seattle and had a stellar career. Send your Blast From The Past photo to [email protected].

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