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The deal has been sealed to Save KPLU. Pacific Lutheran University and Friends of 88.5 FM announced Tuesday they have reached an agreement that will allow the nonprofit group to assume ownership of the station pending approval by the Federal Communications Commission. The purchase price for the station and its…

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Northwood University announced Tuesday that, beginning with the 2016-17 season, all of its men’s and women’s basketball games will be broadcast on ESPN 100.9-FM (WLUN), the radio home of the Great Lakes Loons. It will mark the first time in NU basketball history that both home and road games will…

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London Assembly Member Leonie Cooper with Wandsworth LGBT Forum members on the top deck of the bus. Comprised of members of the Wandsworth LGBT forum and volunteers from Wandsworth Radio, the bus took the rear guard position in the parade which was attended by more than one million people. January…

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Last week, a squall line brought curtains of rain through parts of the Midwest. When it turned its attention east, Bernie Rayno, AccuWeather’s chief meteorologist, illustrated the storm’s path with a few taps of a screen. Rayno’s state-of-the-art tool, an interactive touch-screen system known as StoryTeller, is one of multiple…

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The current political campaign season is set for a milestone in the coming weeks as both the Democratic and Republican national parties prepare to stage their conventions. Those events, set for Philadelphia and Cleveland, respectively, are expected to draw hundreds of thousands of attendees, with an expected uptick in traffic…

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Public broadcaster Doordarshan (DD) is currently India’s sole terrestrial broadcaster, with a network of 1,412 analogue transmitters providing two national and over 20 regional free-to-air (FTA) TV channels. “With the advent of digital media and alternate digital distribution platforms, customers today expect a better viewing experience and increase number of…

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The Atlanta Hawks and CBS RADIO have inked a deal to extend their broadcast partnership.  The extension includes broadcast of all 82 Hawks’ regular season and all postseason games on WZGC 92.9 The Game as well as 30-minute pre- and postgame shows.   Also returning as the “Voice of the Hawks”…

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Communications Minister Faith Muthambi says community radio should broadcast content that will help tackle issues that affect people at local level. The Minister said this when she addressed Khayelitsha residents at the re-launch of Zibonele FM's logo on Saturday. Addressing journalists after unveiling the station's new logo, the Minister said…

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A report on digital radio uptake released by GfK reveals DAB+ digital radio now reaches 3.5m Australian listeners. The announcement: DAB+ digital radio is continuing to grow in popularity, gaining 168,000 listeners to reach 3.52 million in the five metropolitan capital cities, according to the latest digital radio report by…

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Paul Brenner, president of NextRadio, spoke at the spring NAB Show about the app and how stations can explain its appeal to advertisers. This text is based on a transcription of his remarks in the presentation “Radio Done Differently: Delivering Data Attribution to Advertisers.” NextRadio is an app for a…