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Country Aircheck Weekly (10/19)

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» Dawg Years: Townsquare KMDL/Lafayette, LA Brand Mgr./morning co-host Jude Walker shares that not only did the station celebrate 25 years on-air yesterday (10/22), but so did his morning partner, Bruce Mikells. Walker, Mikells and the on-air staff celebrated ​the Oct. 22, 1995 sign-on of “97.3 The Dawg" by taking calls from those sharing memories of the station, posting photos here, and sharing video messages like this from artists via Facebook here. “We had a few jocks no longer on the station call in or come by, and we played some old bits, jingles and imaging for nostalgia,” Walker tells Country Aircheck. Send congratulations on 25 years to Mikells here, and reach Walker here.



» Bought And Told: Eagle Communications has acquired Classic Country KZTL/Paxton-North Platte, NE from Legacy Communications and has flipped the station to current-based Country as “Z93.5.” KZTL is currently simulcasting Eagle-owned Country sister KNPQ music logs while KNPQ (Q Country 107.3) airs sweepers redirecting listeners to the 93.5 frequency. KZTL has retained Silverfish Media syndicated Big D & Bubba for mornings while the remainder of the KNPQ staff has moved to KZTL, according to local coverage in North Pine here. KZTL boasts a 100kW signal as compared to KNPQ’s 25kW and transmits 30 miles west of North Platte allowing additional coverage.



» Gig Alerts: SiriusXM The Highway is looking to add a producer to The Storme Warren Show who can organize, conceptualize and develop topics, features and guests representing the lifestyle and interests of the show’s listeners. This producer will work with the current host, co-hosts, programmers and others in creating content to increase listenership and enhance subscriber satisfaction. See the complete job posting and apply here.

Sandhill Media/Idaho Falls, ID Dir./Operations Will Kezele is seeking a Mgr./Social Media, Asst./Production and on-air talent for the cluster that includes Country KUPI. Send cover letters, résumés and airchecks to him here.