CBS Selling off 50 Stations
Tue Aug 5 19:52:11 EDT 2008
From the 1975 Broadcasting Yearbook
Curt Gowdy Broadcasting Corp owned:
WCCM(AM) -WCGY(FM) Lawrence MA
WBBX(AM) Portsmouth, NH
WEAT-AM-FM West Palm Beach FL
KOWB(AM) Laramie, WY
WEAT-FM listing mentions "WEAT-TV affil" although no station is
listed in the TV section.
At 10:11 AM 8/5/2008, Paul B. Walker, Jr. wrote:
>KOWB is on 1290 in Laramie and is a Clear Channel station now.
>On Tue, Aug 5, 2008 at 10:03 AM, Dan.Strassberg <email@example.com>wrote:
> > Gowdy DID own an AM in WY for a number of years, but I'm pretty sure
> > that it was not in Jackson, which is in the Grand Teton's, south of
> > Yellowstone National Park, all the way on the western side of the
> > state. The call sign of Gowdy's Wyoming station was, I believe, KOWB
> > (for cowboy). I don't think KOWB was in Cheyenne, which is Wyoming's
> > largest city (still not a very large city, however). It might have
> > been in Casper, which is probably Wyoming's second largest city.
> > Casper is now home to KTWO, 1030, Wyoming's only 50 kW AM. KTWO spent
> > many years on 1470 before the FCC broke down the former IA clear
> > channels in the '60s, I believe.
> > -----
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> > To: "Boston Radio Group" <boston-radio-interest@lists.BostonRadio.org>
> > Sent: Tuesday, August 05, 2008 9:18 AM
> > Subject: Re: CBS Selling off 50 Stations
> > Perhaps he owned the station at one time?
> > Curt Gowdy's home state?<<
> > ...and, I believe, his home city. That'd be my guess, but I don't know
> > for sure.
>Paul B. Walker, Jr.
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