WCAP 55th Birthday Party Report__Berkshires

Rick Kelly rickkelly@gmail.com
Thu Jun 15 22:38:34 EDT 2006

On 6/15/06, Matthew Osborne <mattosborne1976@yahoo.com> wrote:

> I'm not sure when it was
> sold or even who the current owners are, but AM 1240
> now runs Scott Shannon's Real Oldies satellite format,

Shannon's format is TRUE Oldies, 1240 is not running that format.  To
me, it sounds like it is locally produced.

> and has a signal that does well in the city of
> Schenectady itself, but is horrible pretty much
> everywhere else.

This has always been a problem for the station, going way back to the
1960's, when they were WSNY.  It's tough for a small signaled station
to do well in Albany, with the three cities being rather far away from
each other.

-Rick Kelly

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