Herald, BRW: 1200 to conservative talk in April

Bob DeMattia bob.bosra@demattia.net
Tue Jan 19 12:05:15 EST 2010

Yes, 94.9 has a directional pattern, I imagine to avoid issues with WHOM.
It goes to about Marlborough then it starts having a battle with WHOM
(with neither one actually winning).  CC has had discussions about TAG
being carried on a subchannel - the folks at the station would probably
love it, but so far the corporate management doesn't agree.


On Tue, Jan 19, 2010 at 11:58 AM, Jeff Lehmann <jjlehmann@comcast.net> wrote:
> Actually 94.9 sends almost nothing to the west. It's on a beam aimed
> southeast from Paxton.
> It's funny how WELI just showed up on 101.3-3. On Saturday at the WTAG tour,
> a few of us were saying that it would be a good idea if CC started to do
> this. The specific example we were talking about was putting 920 WHJJ on the
> HD3 of one of their 3 Providence FMs.
> Jeff Lehmann
> On Jan 19, 2010, at 11:47 AM, Bob DeMattia <bob.bosra@demattia.net> wrote:
>> ...and yet they don't carry WTAG on one of the WSRS subchannels.  Perhaps
>> they
>> think that the 94.9 translator has them covered.  My unscientific
>> observations are that
>> WSRS-HD1 has better coverage than 94.9, at least to the east side of
>> Worcester.
>> -Bob
>> On Tue, Jan 19, 2010 at 8:24 AM, Jim Hall <aerie.ma@comcast.net> wrote:
>>> .
>>> ".  I bet WXKS 1200 will be simulcasted on a
>>> WXKS-FM HD channel."
>>> I was wondering about that. I haven't been able to get WXKS-FM HD2
>>> lately,
>>> and I was speculating whether they were planning something new.

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