Could we see ESPN 1260?

Scott Fybush
Thu Jul 13 20:47:37 EDT 2006

Bob Nelson wrote:
> Word has it in Cleveland that ESPN is trying to wind up on a 24/7
> signal, and that might be the 1260 there (WWMK) which is currently
> Radio Disney (by co-incidence, so is our Radio Disney station, WMKI
> 1260). They may feel that ESPN would be more profitable than
> children's programming. While ESPN is currently at 890 and 1400 here
> (owned by J Sports), I wonder if they may pull it and put it on 1260?

Nope. Disney's staying on 1260. Mel Karmazin's son, Craig, is buying 
WABQ 1540 in Cleveland and that's almost certainly where ESPN is going. 
His "Good Karma Broadcasting" owns several ESPN outlets in Wisconsin and 


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