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WRPT simulcasting completely with WSRO is a relatively new thing. The
stations were simulcasting some programs while going their own ways for
others, but it's only been about the last week or two that the stations
have shared all programming. WRPT is still a daytimer, and when they're
off, WSRO continues to run Talkamerica programming. Lately though, SRO
might as well shut off at night, since their new single tower setup
barely covers Marlboro/Hudson during the DAY, let alone after sunset.
What a waste.
WXLO & Mediabase 24/7
> Scott: WSRO is in a 24-hour simulcast with a daytimer?
> Last I heard WRPT was still a daytimer, opting out of a
> low-power night authorization so that it can operate
> with higher power for the two hours after local sunset.
> WRPT reportedly runs full power (250W) until Nashville
> sunset or thereabouts and 50W for the balance of the two-
> hour period. Were WRPT to go full-time, the FCC would
> allow the station some lower power (perhaps 10W or so)
> between sunset and sunrise. Has WRPT applied for and
> received authority to operate full time?