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Farias Named PD At KUFX

98.5 KFOX (KUFX-FM/San Jose) has named Karina Farias as its new Program Director. She will report to Bonneville’s Bay Area Director of Programming Operations, Brian Figula.

Parker Leaving WAY-FM

Chief Operating Officer Lloyd Parker has announced his upcoming departure from WAY-FM.  His departure -- to Georgia -- is primarily to be nearer to his kids.

Adams Returns As KQFC Flips

Cumulus has flipped Country 97.9 KQFC in Boise to Soft AC Magic 97.9 "playing a wide variety of music for adults from the past five decades.” Lisa Adams has been brought in as PD.

Cumulus’ WCTO Adds Morning Show, Frequency

CAT Country 96/WCTO-FM in Allentown, PA, has a new morning radio show, CAT Morning Crew with Sam and Hannah (Hannah Byrom and Sam Malone), as well as the addition of a new frequency, 107.1.

He’s Off The Roof

WNML Knoxville morning co-host Tyler Ivens had been alone atop the Toyota building since October 7. His new sleeping arrangement was the result of a bet with co-host Will West.

Goldstein Now An SVP At Hubbard

Steve Goldstein has been promoted to Senior Vice President Digital Sales Strategy, General Manager 2060 Digital at Hubbard. Goldstein was most recently Senior Director, Digital Sales Strategy.

Johnson Well Respected At Her New Station

Country station KKBQ-FM/Houston has added Caitlin “CJ” Johnson to its on-air lineup. Johnson will host afternoon drive beginning November 11.

KNBR Lands Big B-Ball Fish

Former Golden State Warriors Forward Chris Mullin has joined KNBR in San Francisco as an on-air contributor during the upcoming NBA season.

Goldberg Assumes Director’s Role At ABC Audio

Scott Goldberg will take the reins as the new Director of News Programming at ABC Audio beginning Monday, October 14. This year Goldberg won the National Edward R. Murrow Award for Sports Reporting.

Now It’s Hollywood Howard

Howard Stern commemorated the official grand opening of SiriusXM Hollywood Studios this week, welcoming some of the biggest stars in entertainment to his show.

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