Vegas Hosts Get Contract Extension

Entercom has signed a new multiyear contract extensions with Mercedes Martinez and JC Fernandez who host mornings on Mix 94.1 (KMXB-FM) in Las Vegas. The length of the new deal was not made public.

Babbel Holds On To Top Spot

Babbel remains at the top of the Media Monitors list of national advertisers. Babbel aired 67,652 commercials on radio stations all across the country to remain in the top spot.

Objections To Elimination of Radio’s Duplication Rule Filed

REC Networks, musicFIRST Coalition and Future of Music Coalition have filed a joint reply to the FCC's 2020 Report and Order to eliminate radio's programming duplication rule. The three organizations took issue mainly with the NAB.

30 Days Left To Submit For a Murrow

The RTDNA is accepting entries for the 2021 Edward R Murrow awards until February 18th. The awards honor outstanding achievements in broadcast and digital journalism. Podcasts are also eligible to enter. Get all the details on the awards HERE.

The FCC Warns Ham Radio Operators

There have been press reports that possible inauguration disrupters have moved off social media platforms and onto amateur radio services to discuss their plans. The FCC’s Enforcement Bureau has a warning for those using the equipment to conduct criminal activity.

Salem To Publish Senator’s Book

Salem Media Group's Regnery Publishing has picked up Senator Josh Hawley’s The Tyranny of Big Tech after its cancellation last week by Simon & Schuster.

ARC Adds Several Big Names

ARC Software, the affiliate relations platform developed by Jason Bailey, announced it has welcomed several new producers and syndicated products to the family. New to the platform in 2021 are Research Director, Rejoice Networks, Airkast and Blue Tag Media.

Cumulus Flips To Rock in Abilene.

Cumulus has launched 98.1 The Phantom (KTLT-FM), flipping what was a sports-talker to Rock. “The Phantom” is a tribute to local landmark Fort Phantom Hill Lake.


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Sales & Management Summit Set

Swagger Institute, P1 Learning and the National Alliance of State Broadcasters Associations are teaming up for a virtual sales and management training summit called Rising Above Wednesday, January 27th and Thursday, January 28th.

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