IBOC by State: Washington (February 2011)
Feb 2, 2010 11:27 AM, By Mark Krieger
Ibiquity has a list of stations with licensed HD Radio technology and notes those on the air now. IBOC by state looks at various states and lists the stations making the transition. There are 54 stations in the Evergreen State broadcasting 99 HD Radio channels.
MarketStationHD1 FormatHD2 FormatHD3 FormatOwner BellinghamKZAZ-FM 91.7Classical/ NPRNPR News-Washington State University ChehalisKMNT-FM 104.3Country–Bicoastal Media ClarkstonKNWV-FM 90.5Classical NPR–Washington State University LongviewKUKN-FM 105.5CountryClassic Rock-Washington Interstate Broadcasting McClearyKGY-FM 96.9ACNews/ Sports/ Information/ AC – KGY AMTraditional Country MusicKGY Mount VernonKMWS-FM 89.7NPR/ NewsClassical/ NPR-Washington State University Port AngelesKNWP-FM 90.1Classical/ NPRNews/ Talk-Washington State University Port AngelesKVIX-FM 89.3Jazz/ NPR–Pacific Lutheran University PullmanKWSU-AM 1250NPR /News–Washington State University Richland-Kennewick-PascoKFAE-FM 89.1Classical/ NPRNPR News-Washington State University Richland-Kennewick-PascoKUJJ-FM 101.9NAC/ Smooth Jazz80s Hits-Alexandra Communications Seattle-TacomaKJAQ-FM 96.5VarietyBoom – 50s, 60s and 70sPsychic RadioCBS Radio Seattle-TacomaKFNK-FM 104.9RockRock Nation – All Things Rock-Clear Channel Seattle-TacomaKBCS-FM 91.3Variety–Bellevue Community College Seattle-TacomaKQMV-FM 92.5Rhythmic/ACSaigon Radio-Sandusky Seattle-TacomaKKWF-FM 100.7CountryComedy-Entercom Communications Seattle-TacomaKING-FM 98.1ClassicalRelaxing Classical MusicArts Talk RadioClassic Radio Seattle-TacomaKKDZ-AM 1250Family Hits–Radio Disney Seattle-TacomaKCMS-FM 105.3Christian ContemporaryPure Music – AAA ChristianKCIS-AM – Christian Talk/MusicCrista Ministries Seattle-TacomaKWPZ-FM 106.5Christian ContemporaryChristian Teaching-Crista Ministries Seattle-TacomaKMTT-FM 103.7Adult RockBlues-Entercom Communications Seattle-TacomaKHHO-AM 850Sports–Clear Channel Seattle-TacomaKUOW-AM 1340NPR/ News/ Info–Puget Sound Public Radio Seattle-TacomaKMPS-FM 94.1Today’s CountryClassic KMPS-CBS Radio Seattle-TacomaKZOK-FM 102.5Classic RockDeep Cuts Classic Rock-CBS Radio Seattle-TacomaKBKS-FM 106.1CHRThe Beat – Urban-Clear Channel Seattle-TacomaKSER-FM 90.7Eclectic/ Talk–KSER Foundation Seattle-TacomaKIRO-FM 97.3News/ Talk/ SportsSouth Asian IndianMormon ChannelBonneville International Seattle-TacomaKNBQ-FM 102.9CountryFoggy Mountain- Classic Country-Clear Channel Seattle-TacomaKNDD-FM 107.7AlternativeLocal Music-Entercom Communications Seattle-TacomaKISW-FM 99.9RockLive Rock-Entercom Communications Seattle-TacomaKJR-FM 95.7Classic HitsHits of the 60s, 70s, 80s-Clear Channel Seattle-TacomaKUBE-FM 93.3CHRWild – Dance/ Rhythmic-Clear Channel Seattle-TacomaKPLU-FM 88.5Jazz /NPRJazz 24-Pacific Lutheran University Seattle-TacomaKRWM-FM 106.9Soft ACKIXI-AM 880Contact RadioSandusky Seattle-TacomaKWJZ-FM 98.9Classic AlternativeKKNW-AM-Sandusky Seattle-TacomaKNHC-FM 89.5Top40/ Dance–Seattle Public Schools Seattle-TacomaKRKO-AM 1380Sports–S-R Broadcasting Seattle-TacomaKXOT-FM 91.7NPR/ News/ TalkKUOW-FMWorld Radio NetworkPublic Radio Capital Seattle-TacomaKAOS-FM 89.3Eclectic/ Variety–Evergreen State College Seattle-TacomaKUOW-FM 94.9NPR/ News/ InfoNPR News & InfoBBC World ServiceUniversity of Washington Seattle-TacomaKEXP-FM 90.3Alternative–University of Washington Seattle-TacomaKPLI-FM 90.1Jazz/ NPR–Pacific Lutheran University Spokane KKZX-FM 98.9Classic RockBlues-Clear Channel Spokane KCDA-FM 103.1Hot ACAC – Rhythmic-Clear Channel Spokane KISC-FM 98.1Lite RockSmooth Jazz-Clear Channel Spokane KQNT-AM 590News/ Talk/ Info–Clear Channel Spokane KIXZ-FM 96.1CountryCountry – Mother Trucker-Clear Channel Spokane KSFC-FM 91.9News/ Talk/ Info–Spokane Public Radio Walla WallaKWWS-FM 89.7NPR/ NewsNPR News-Washington State University WenatcheeKNWR-FM 90.7Classical/ NPRNPR News-Washington State University WenatcheeKLWS-FM 91.5NPR/NewsClassical/ NPR-Washington State University YakimaKDNA-FM 91.9Spanish/ Educational/ Public Service–Northwest Communities Educational Center YakimaKNWY-FM 90.3Classical/ NPRNPR News-Washington State University
Northeast Radio Watch blog is reporting that the CBC has shut down all its DAB transmissions, and that only one multiplex still remains on the air. …
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