Derek Hanson Lands Afternoon Drive at KFGO

FARGO, ND – Veteran North Dakota radio broadcaster Derek Hanson, is taking over the afternoon slot from 2-5 pm on KFGO-AM. Hanson recently hosted “Couch Potato Radio” on KFGO, before taking on”Afternoons Live with Derek Hanson” said Joel Heitkamp, the station’s operations manager. Heitkamp said Hanson has been guest hosting since the departure earlier this…

Bison 1660 Launches in Fargo

FARGO, ND – Radio FM Media’s KQWB-AM has once again tweaked it’s format, with a revised and localized sports/talker now known as “Bison 1660”- it’s fourth incarnation with sports radio. The station will be the exclusive home, and flagship for North Dakota State University sports broadcasts, as well as local events. “Bison 1660” will continue…

Spring 2016 Ratings: Bismarck, North Dakota

Spring 2016 Nielsen Audio Quarterly Report 12+ Mon-Sun, 6a-12mid (Updated: 08-04-16) 12+ Population: 105,600 (Black: 1,600) (Hispanic: 2,300) Surveyed: Spring/Fall Market# 261 Station Fall 14 Spr 15 Fall 15 Spr 16 Format Owner KSSS-FM 7.9 6.1 7.2 9.7 Active Rock iHeartMedia KBMR-AM 11.0 10.7 10.4 8.9 Country iHeartMedia KFYR-AM 7.1 7.6 10.4 8.9 News/Talk iHeartMedia…

Spring 2016 Ratings: Rapid City, South Dakota

Spring 2016 Nielsen Audio Quarterly Report 12+ Mon-Sun, 6a-12mid (Updated: 08-04-16) 12+ Population: 115,900 (Black: 3,500) (Hispanic: 4,800) Surveyed: Spring/Fall Market# 254 Station Fall 14 Spr 15 Fall 15 Spr 16 Format Owner KOTA-AM 6.2 6.2 6.2 7.1 News/Talk Duhamel Broadcasting KOUT-FM 7.0 7.7 6.9 7.1 Country Homeslice Media Group KKMK-FM 4.7 4.6 6.9 6.3…

Spring 2016 Ratings: Sioux Falls, South Dakota

Spring 2016 Nielsen Audio Quarterly Report 12+ Mon-Sun, 6a-12mid (Updated: 08-04-16) 12+ Population: 215,800 (Black: 8,900) (Hispanic: 8,000) Surveyed: Spring/Fall Market# 188 Station Fall 14 Spr 15 Fall 15 Spr 16 Format Owner KTWB-FM N/A N/A N/A 9.4 Country Midwest Communications Inc. KBAD-FM N/A N/A N/A 6.9 Rock Badlands Airtime KELO-FM N/A N/A N/A 5.6…

Spring 2016 Ratings: Fargo, North Dakota

Spring 2016 Nielsen Audio Quarterly Report 12+ Mon-Sun, 6a-12mid (Updated: 08-02-16) 12+ Population: 199,200 (Black: 6,600) (Hispanic: 5,300) Surveyed: Spring/Fal Market# 201 Station Fall 14 Spr 15 Fall 15 Spr 16 Format Owner KFGO-AM 13.6 13.3 11.7 9.5 News/Talk Midwest Communications KPFX-FM 5.5 6.5 10.2 9.5 Classic Rock Radio Fargo-Moorhead KOYY-FM 8.9 6.5 7.0 6.7…

Spring 2016 Ratings: Grand Forks, North Dakota

Spring 2016 Nielsen Audio Quarterly Report 12+ Mon-Sun, 6a-12mid (Updated: 08-02-16) 12+ Population: 79,800 (Black: 2,800) (Hispanic: 3,600) Surveyed: Spring/Fall Market# 273 Station Fall 14 Spr 15 Fall 15 Spr 16 Format Owner KJKJ-FM 10.6 8.3 7.4 10.1 AOR iHeartMedia KQHT-FM 8.7 9.4 9.5 9.0 Classic Hits iHeartMedia KKXL-FM 10.6 9.4 8.4 7.9 CHR iHeartMedia…