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Nov
24
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The Ghostly Radio Station That No One Claims to Run

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Zaria Gorvett BBC Future In the middle of a Russian swampland, not far from the city of St Petersburg, is a rectangular iron gate. Beyond its rusted bars is a collection of radio towers, abandoned buildings and power lines bordered by a dry-stone wall. This sinister location is the focus of a mystery which stretches

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Nov
24
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When AM Radio Used To Be Fun

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By Corey Atkinson / Estevan Mercury It’s getting harder and harder to find reasons to listen to AM radio in 2017 but if the right set of circumstances hit, it’s like finding that YouTube channel with a direct line to your own nostalgia. Back in the day, the big American AM radio stations would have

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Nov
24
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New Glasgow Hector Broadcasting Feds Told Them To Cough Up| Newcap Wanting To Purchase

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James Risdon SaltWire Network Pictou County radio station owner Hector Broadcasting was told to cough up almost $620,000 by the Federal Court in the last two years. Documents obtained from the court show New Glasgow-based Hector Broadcasting, the owner of the CKEC and CKEZ radio stations, was hit with five certificates ordering the company to

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Nov
21
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AM Stations Have New Options

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By Cris Alexander I love AM radio. It’s been a lifelong thing for me, starting when I was a kid and AM was all we had. Then in my teen years, I got a ham license and was fascinated by amplifiers and antennas, and positively intrigued by the arrays of towers in the fields around

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