[HCDX] Domestic DX digest
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[HCDX] Domestic DX digest

(MKB-ON) Mike Brooker, Toronto, ON

Panasonics RF-2200, RFB-45

Times: EST (UTC-5)

DX tests not heard:

990 KRKS Denver, CO Jan. 7 0200-0300 Not heard.  Frequency dominated by CBW.
“Legends 990” (WLGZ, Rochester, NY) in CBW null.  (MKB-ON)

1650 KBJD Denver, CO Jan. 7 Very tentative, heard test tone at 0215, but no
code IDs under usual pests KCNZ and WHKT.  (MKB-ON)

Other stuff that WAS heard:

740 CHWO Oakville, ON began regular broadcasts Jan. 8.  Official sign-on was
at  0740.   //1250 for now.  (MKB-ON)

910 WSUI Iowa City, IA Jan. 3 0705 alone on frequency w/end of NPR news, ID
by woman: “it’s 5 minutes after 6 o’clock at WSUI” into state news.

910 WABI Bangor, ME Jan. 5 1815 surfaced over nasty internal (2 x 455 kHz)
mixing spur w/Percy Faith’s Theme from a Summer Place, ID slogan “75 years
of service to eastern Maine and still growing, this is WABI”.  (MKB-ON)

1130 KFAN Minneapolis, MN Jan. 1 1653 fair o/WBBR w/Minnesota Timberwolves
vs. Houston Rockets basketball game, slogan “you’re listening to Wolves
basketball on The Fan”.  QSLed as WDGY in 1979.  (MKB-ON)

1250 CHWO Oakville, ON Jan. 8 the new REL format CJYE hasn’t appeared yet.
The usual nostalgia format, // 740, w/”Prime Time 740” IDs.  But for how
long will the 740/1250 simulcast continue?  (MKB-ON)

1500 KSTP St. Paul, MN Jan.6 0853 ID as “The Talk Station, AM 1500 KSTP”
into PSAs from the Ad Council, Little Brothers, and the National Fatherhood
Initiative.  No sign of WTOP.  (MKB-ON)

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