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  • October 31, 2006

    New Show Heard Daily 10am-Noon on News Talk 660AM WORL

    ORLANDO, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Central Florida Business Brunch, a local call-in business program, airs weekdays from 10 a.m.-Noon on News Talk 660AM WORL. The show is hosted by Scott Kidd of NoJokeBiz and his segment co-hosts, Nyda Bittmann-Neville with The Magnolia on Fridays from 11-Noon and Greg Brewer with Excellence in Sales on Tuesdays from 11-Noon. The Business Brunch features guests from the Central Florida business,more...
  • October 26, 2006
    --(BUSINESS WIRE)--Calvary Chapel: WHAT: Local school board candidates representing Thousand Oaks, Oak Park, Westlake Village, Simi Valley, Moorpark, Camarillo and Newbury Park were invited to address the congregation and the community by Calvary Chapel Thousand Oaks on five issues ofmore...
  • October 23, 2006

    Listeners from Lancaster to Laguna Niguel Benefit from Coverage

    LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--99.5 FM KKLA, the leading Christian Teaching and Talk radio station, today announced that it has completed its signal improvement project extending coverage to listeners throughout the southland. KKLA’s new, extended signal covers an area with a population count of more than 13.0 million people. Terry Fahy, vice president and general manager of Salem Los Angeles, said, "With this major signal improvement, 99more...
  • October 20, 2006
    CAMARILLO, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Salem Communications (Nasdaq:SALM), a leading U.S. radio broadcaster, Internet content provider and magazine publisher targeting audiences interested in Christian and family-themed content and conservative values, today announced that it plans to report its third quarter 2006 financial results before the market opens on Monday, November 6, 2006. The company also plans to host a teleconference to discuss its resultsmore...
  • October 17, 2006

    Approval Process Requires Terminating 1290AM KIKN Signal

    SEATTLE--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Salem Communications Corporation (NASDAQ:SALM), a leading U.S. radio broadcaster, Internet content provider and magazine publisher targeting audiences interested in Christian and family-themed content and conservative values, today announced that 1290AM KIKN, which is simulcast with News Talk 1300AM KKOL, will terminate its signal effective October 18 in preparation of its planned improvement of KKOL’s signal to 50,000more...
  • October 17, 2006
    HONOLULU--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Salem Communications Corporation (NASDAQ:SALM), a leading U.S. radio broadcaster, Internet content provider and magazine publisher targeting audiences interested in Christian- and family-themed content and conservative values, today announced that its Hawaii operations named Rudi Camello general sales manager of the radio cluster. With this appointment, Camello assumes direct sales oversight of KHUI, KHCM and KGMZ reportingmore...
  • October 17, 2006
    HONOLULU--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Salem Communications Corporation (NASDAQ:SALM), a leading U.S. radio broadcaster, Internet content provider and magazine publisher targeting audiences interested in Christian and family-themed content and conservative values, broadcast live disseminating critical information to Hawaii residents, while most other stations were knocked off the air, shortly after being shaken by a 6.6 earthquake. The quake hit atmore...
  • October 16, 2006
    CLEVELAND--(BUSINESS WIRE)--On Wednesday, October 18, from 7–9 p.m., News Talk 1420 AM WHK will host a free Town Hall Meeting and live broadcast featuring nationally syndicated personalities Dennis Prager and Hugh Hewitt. Both host popular talk shows that air weekdays on News Talk 1420 AM WHK -- Prager 12 noon – 3 p.m. and Hewitt 6–9 p.m. Topics to be addressed include the implications of the current political landscape and the hot-more...
  • October 16, 2006
    PHILADELPHIA--(BUSINESS WIRE)--On Tuesday, October 17, from 7:00 – 9:00, News Talk 990 AM WNTP and Townhall.com will host a free Town Hall Meeting and live broadcast featuring nationally syndicated personalities Dennis Prager and Hugh Hewitt. Both host popular talk shows that air weekdays on News Talk 990 AM -- Prager 12 noon – 3:00 p.m. and Hewitt, 6:00 – 9:00 p.m. Topics to be addressed include the implications of the currentmore...
  • October 12, 2006
    MINNEAPOLIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--On Sunday, October 15 at 6:00 p.m., WWTC AM 1280 The Patriot will host a free live radio rally moderated by nationally syndicated personality Hugh Hewitt, heard weekdays 5:00 – 8:00 p.m. on 1280-AM. Hewitt will discuss the implications of the current political landscape and the hot-button issues facing voters this fall with guests including Senator Norman Coleman. The WWTC AM 1280 The Patriot Radio Rallymore...
  • October 11, 2006
    SACRAMENTO, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Tom Holiday, general manager of Salem Radio Sacramento, today announced that Laurie Larson has been named program director for the four Salem Sacramento radio stations -- 103.9 KKFS-FM The Fish®, News Talk 1380 KTKZ-AM, News Talk KTKZ 105.5 FM and teaching and talk station 710 KFIA-AM. “Laurie brings top-tier talent, ability and leadership skills to Salem Sacramento,” said Holidaymore...
  • October 10, 2006
    SAN DIEGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Salem Communications Corporation (NASDAQ:SALM), a leading U.S. radio broadcaster, Internet content provider and magazine publisher targeting audiences interested in Christian- and family-themed content and conservative values, today announced that Dave Armstrong, vice president and general manager of Salem’s New York cluster, will return to California to manage Salem’s San Diego stations K-Praise 1210 AM KPRZ andmore...
  • October 10, 2006
    NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Salem Communications Corporation (NASDAQ:SALM), a leading U.S. radio broadcaster, Internet content provider and magazine publisher targeting audiences interested in Christian- and family-themed content and conservative values, today announced the appointment of M. Susan Lucchesi as general manager of the New York cluster, WMCA 570 AM and WWDJ 970 AM, effective November 1. Vice President and NY General Manager Dave Armstrongmore...
  • October 4, 2006

    New Chicago Morning Team Begins October 5

    CHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--David Santrella, vice president and general manager of Salem Radio Chicago, today announced that on Thursday, October 5, News Talk 560 AM WIND will launch a new live and local morning show, Big John & Cisco in the Morning, featuring veteran Chicago broadcasters John Howell and Cisco Cotto. The show will air weekdays, 5:00 – 9:00 a.m. “For the first time since the station re-launched as News Talkmore...
  • September 22, 2006
    LOUISVILLE, Ky.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sept. 22, 2006--Salem Communications (Nasdaq:SALM), a leading U.S. radio broadcaster, Internet content provider and magazine publisher targeting audiences interested in Christian and family-themed content and conservative values, today announced that Mark Thomas has been named station manager of Salem's Louisville News Talk station, 970 WGTK-AM. "Mark Thomas brings a wealth of radio experience to his new position at WGTK," said Jon Horton, vice president ofmore...
  • September 18, 2006
    CAMARILLO, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sept. 18, 2006--Salem Communications Corporation (NASDAQ:SALM), a leading U.S. radio broadcaster, Internet content provider and magazine publisher targeting audiences interested in Christian and family-themed content and conservative values, today confirmed its third quarter 2006 total revenue guidance, previously provided on August 7, 2006, to be between $57.9 million and $58.4 million. In addition, Salem announced that it is scheduled to present at twomore...
  • September 18, 2006
    CAMARILLO, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sept. 18, 2006--Salem Communications Corporation (Nasdaq:SALM), a leading U.S. radio broadcaster, Internet content provider and magazine publisher targeting audiences interested in Christian and family-themed content and conservative values, today announced it has entered into an agreement to sell WZAZ (1400 AM), WJGR (1320 AM) and WZNZ (1460 AM) serving the Jacksonville, Florida market to Chesapeake-Portsmouth Broadcasting Corporation for $2.8 million.more...
  • September 13, 2006
    NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sept. 13, 2006--Vista Radio Reps(TM), a division of Salem Communications, today announced that two veteran radio sales leaders, Michelle Portner and Maggie Sisco, have joined the Vista sales team as account executives. "Maggie and Michelle bring a wealth of radio sales knowledge to the Vista team," said Greg R. Anderson, president of Salem Radio Network. "They are well equipped to take on the task of growing the east coast market." Michelle Portner has spent hermore...
  • September 6, 2006
    SAN FRANCISCO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sept. 7, 2006--"The Spirit of the Bay," AM 1100 KFAX, announced today it will be adding the award-winning talk show host Eric Hogue to its weekday line-up. "The Eric Hogue Show: The New Talk of Northern California," which originated in Sacramento, will make its debut in the San Francisco Bay Area on Monday, September 11th, at 5 p.m. KFAX General Manager Ken Miller considers Hogue to be "an experienced host who truly understands contemporary talk from amore...
  • August 29, 2006
    SACRAMENTO, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 29, 2006--Tom Holiday, general manager of Salem's Sacramento cluster of stations, today announced that popular talk show host Eric Hogue, heard weekdays on News Talk KTKZ 105.5 FMmore...
  • August 23, 2006
    SEATTLE--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 23, 2006--Joe Gonzalez, general manager of Salem Radio Seattle, today announced that beginning on August 28, The Laura Ingraham Show is moving to the News Talk 1300 AM KKOL weekday line-up. The show will air live 6:00 - 9:00 a.m. Laura's show has been heard in Seattle since 2003 on KTTH 770. Gonzalez stated, "As one of the most recognized names in talk radio today, we are delighted to have Laura Ingraham join News Talk 1300 AM. Her audience is both large andmore...
  • August 22, 2006
    ATLANTA--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 22, 2006--Contemporary Christian Music station 104.7 WFSH-FM The Fish(R), a Salem Communications station, has the "Best Morning Drive Show" according to readers of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution. In its Best of the Big A, AJC readers were asked to name their radio favorites. "Kevinmore...
  • August 10, 2006
    NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 10, 2006--A new dimension has been added to the Christian teaching and talk radio station WMCA-AM website. WMCA-TV will feature on-demand videos giving listeners an opportunity to become more familiar with the ministries featured on the station. The Internet TV station was launched with a tribute video honoring Dr. Adrian Rogers. New videos will be added weekly and are available 24 hours a day at www.wmca.com. WMCA Vice President/General Manager Dave Armstrongmore...