Cox Media Group, the Tulsa Police Department and the Tulsa Police Department Foundation raised more than a half-million dollars for the families of a fallen officer and a second injured officer.
Known as a right-wing shock jock, Jay Severin has died. He worked at The Blaze Radio Network and at WTKK-FM, WXKS-AM in Boston. He was 69.
Adams Radio Group CEO Ron Stone tells Radio Ink that while his goal was to get a commitment from 3,000 radio stations before moving forward, the 2,650 he has now has convinced him the industry wants this organization. He'll be meeting with attorneys next week to make it official.
During a video call Thursday afternoon, Cumulus CEO Mary Berner informed Cumulus employees that 3% of the Cumulus workforce is being eliminated and the Westwood One News Network will be shuttered.
In a letter sent out Thursday evening, Cumulus notified all 900 plus Westwood One News affiliates its service would be shutting down August 30, due to extraordinary circumstances.
Midlands Media Group calls Columbia, SC home. MMG is as local as local can get in Nielsen's 75th DMA. The market boasts about 80 radio stations and digital platforms, including the usual mix of "Big Boy" radio companies.
Jam Media Solutions flips WZPR-FM from Classic Rock to an all syndicated news/talk format other than mornings which will be live. The morning show will be hosted by long-time Outer Banks radio veteran Sam Walker.
FOX Sports Radio The Gambler, Philadelphia is the official broadcast partner of the Major League Soccer team, the Philadelphia Union. The first live broadcast of the season was this week.
Totally 93.9, All 90s, All the Time is playing in Miami. iHeartMedia flipping the former 80s-90s hits 93.9 MIA to just the top 90s decade defining artists.