ClearChannel Radio's Talk 1200 AM station appears to be headed to FM, unless the website http://talk1017.com is a ruse. The right-wing talk station -- which carries Glenn Beck, Rush Limbaugh, and Jay Severin -- would replace a certain signal near and dear to the Phoenix's heart, after the FCC approves the sale of the 101.
Earlier today, the Phoenix Media/Communications Group announced the sale of its radio station, WFNX, to Clear Channel Communications -- the largest radio station owner in the country.All day, long-time listeners have expressed their thoughts, feelings, concerns, and memories of WFNX over the years. Below, read what some WFNX fans have been saying on Twitter and Facebook.
[UPDATE 12:21 pm]: Boston Business Journal is reporting the layoffs of longtime personalities Julie Kramer and Henry Santoro, and a possible switch to either a country or Spanish speaking format.
Earlier this morning we reported that WFNX 101.7 FM will be sold to Clear Channel. A few moments ago, the national media and entertainment giant released this statement regarding its latest acquisition.