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Christian station hampered by theft, tangled in red tape

The fifth time was the charm for WINW Joy 1520 AM Radio. Well, not really. On Feb. 23, the station, which features black-gospel music, was rendered silent after copper thieves damaged its transmitter located in Plain Township. It marked the…

National Latino Broadcasting to Launch New Channels on Sirius XM Radio

THE FEDERAL COMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION RECENTLY ANNOUNCED THAT SIRIUSXM HAS IMPLEMENTED ITS MERGER CONDITIONS NATIONAL LATINO BROADCASTING HAS BEEN SELECTED AND IT WILL OPERATE FOUR NEW LATINO THEMED CHANNELS National Latino Broadcasting, LLC. (NLB), a newly formed subsidiary of Eventus, the…

OH NO: FCC Payola Probe Targets Spanish-language stations

The Federal Communications Commission has launched an investigation into payola allegations at some of the Rio Grand e Valley's most popular Spanish-language radio stations. But the commission's enforcement bureau remains tight-lipped about the extent and exact nature of the probe….