January 20, 1990 |
Westwood One Inc., the fast growing but beleaguered broadcasting concern that in five short years as a public company has become the nation's second-largest radio network owner behind ABC, said Friday that it expects to report a record loss of about $24 million for the latest fiscal year.
June 14, 1992 |
After spending the better part of two weeks listening to XTRA and KMPC, staff writer and former talk - show enthusiast Gene Wojciechowski offers his very subjective rankings of the stations' on-air talent. The results: 1) LEE HAMILTON (XTRA) Strengths: A radio voice to die for. . . . The most distinctive sports talk show in the local market (KMPC's Jim Healy would win if all categories were included). . . . A work ethic second to none. . . .
December 5, 1988 |
The first step in an ambitious, two-pronged plan to establish a new statewide radio news network will be taken today with the broadcast premiere of "CALNET," a half-hour California news magazine patterned roughly after National Public Radio's "All Things Considered." The Monday-through-Friday news program debuts at 5:30 p.m. over KLON-FM (88.
July 19, 1989 |
Thomas Root, the Washington lawyer whose light plane crashed into the Atlantic Ocean while he sat at the controls apparently unconscious last week, has dozens of California clients who have invested money in applications for radio station licenses. Root, an attorney for Sonrise Management Services Inc., of Georgia, represents limited partners seeking FM band licenses in 16 outlying population centers in Northern and Central California.
September 4, 1998 |
Jacor Communications Inc. signed an agreement to buy three Southern California radio stations from Lancaster-based Antelope Broadcasting Co. for $4 million in cash. The deal to buy KAVL-AM of Lancaster, KAVS-FM of Mojave and KYHT-FM of Yermo is subject to approval by the Federal Communications Commission. The stations will complement Jacor's presence in Southern California, the company said. With these deals, Covington, Ky.