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  • 1090 KPTK Seattle Gets New Calls; To Join CBS Sports Radio (Prog Talk death watch)

    11/14/2012 12:23:20 PM PST · by raccoonradio · 15 replies
    Radio Insight ^ | 11/14/12 | Lance Venta
    On the heels of Clear Channel dropping Liberal Talk from 620 KPOJ Portland in favor of Sports, CBS will follow suit at 1090 KPTK Seattle. As of today the station has changed call letters to KFNQ, with a likely branding of “The Fan” to match many of its CBS Radio brethren coming. SeaTacRadio.com is reporting that Talk 1180 KLAY Lakewood/Tacoma will pick up the syndicated Ed Schulz and Stephanie Miller following 1090′s shift to Sports in January. The Everett Post run by the operator of two stations in that city states that KFNQ will add a local afternoon show. KPTK...
  • Is CBS Radios KPTK, Seattle the Next Progressive Talker to Flip? (lib meltdown)

    11/13/2012 8:56:17 AM PST · by raccoonradio · 25 replies
    Talkers ^ | 11/13/12 | Talkers
    Is CBS Radios KPTK, Seattle the Next Progressive Talker to Flip? Seattle-based blog Blatherwatch (cool name!) is reporting the WYD Media-produced Stephanie Miller talk show indicated on Mondays broadcast that CBS Radios KPTK, Seattle would flip from progressive talk after the holidays. No report on what the station may become and the report has not been confirmed by CBS Radio. If this comes to pass, it would be the second West Coast progressive talk outlet to recently shuck the format as Clear Channels KPOJ, Portland did Monday (11/12). Itd also be the second progressive talk station thats been in the...
  • Talked Out In Latteland? Stations Look Weak In Latest Survey

    06/06/2005 5:57:38 AM PDT · by ScoopandDizzy · 3 replies · 265+ views
    The Radio Equalizer ^ | June 6, 2005 | Brian Maloney
    What's happening to talk radio in the Puget Sound area? Tonight's fresh ratings data for the Seattle-Tacoma market doesn't bode well for the format. Soon after the data's release, the Radio Equalizer was already hearing from readers, who thought these declines really jumped off the page. Liberal, conservative, it just didn't matter from Arbitron's perspective: Lattleland seems to be suffering from talk radio fatigue.