KDKT Launches “Sunday Live!’

BISMARCK, ND – Regional sports outlet KDKT Sports Radio, which serves western North Dakota, will be launching a new local radio show “Sunday Live!” this coming Sunday at 12pm central time. The one-hour program will be hosted by Ryan B-Ski, and provide a weekly analysis of the hot sports topics happening in North Dakota. “The…

Gray Buys KDLT in Sioux Falls

SIOUX FALLS, SD – Gray Television, Inc. announced that it has reached an agreement with Red River Broadcasting Company to acquire KDLT-TV, the NBC affiliate for the Sioux Falls, South Dakota market (DMA 110), for $32.5 million in cash. The acquisition of KDLT-TV would unite the station’s strong staff and legacy of community leadership with…

Real Presence Buys KBAD-FM

SIOUX FALLS, SD – Real Presence Radio once again expands its footprint over the Dakotas, as the company has announced the purchase of KBAD-FM from Chuck Brennan’s Badlands Airtime, LLC, for $945,000. Real Presence Radio is a lay apostolate Catholic talk radio network. KBAD which serves the Sioux Falls metro area, had ceased operation on…

BEK Buys North Dakota TV Stations

BISMARCK, ND – Regional multimedia group BEK Communications, has announced the purchase of two western North Dakota television stations, to join its BEK Sports Network. Legacy Broadcasting, LLC has sold KNDB-TV 26.1/Bismarck, and KNDM-TV 24.1/Minot to BEK for $950,000. The two TV stations already carry BEK Sports programming, including regional North Dakota high school, and…

KDIX Adds New FM Signal

DICKINSON, ND – Starrdak’s KDIX-AM 1230 has added a new FM translator via 100.7 K264CV, as part of the FCC’s AM Revitalization program. KDIX made it’s debut in 1947, and has been a locally owned, and operated radio station serving the Dickinson area, with a hybrid of Classic Hits, local news, and sports. KDIX also…

KZLK Rebrands as “Star 106.3”

RAPID CITY, SD – Duhamel Broadcasting Enterprises’ KZLK-FM 106.3, has rebranded itself as “Star 106.3.. More Music, More Variety” – dropping the “She 106.3” handle for the Adult Contemporary outlet. KZLK originally was known in the Rapid City market as “Max FM” featuring an Adult Hits format. “Star 106.3” retains its morning show with Devon &…

KGFK Goes Classic Rock

GRAND FORKS, ND – Leighton Broadcasting’s KGFK-AM 1590, with an emphasis on its FM translator K239BG on 95.7, has dropped an Adult Hits format for Classic Rock. Branded as “95.7 The Forks”, KGFK will be in direct competition with iHeartMedia’s 100,000 watt Rocker KJKJ-FM known as “KJ108”. KGFK also broadcasts Minnesota Twins baseball and local high school sports.