The two FM stations simulcast ESPN 980’s content on the clearer FM band with much more reach than the flagship WTEM 980 AM has ever shown. Those are gone now.
Red Zebra’s foothold in Richmond was 950, which will continue to broadcast sports content under its Radio One ownership.
All that’s left in the immediate D.C. area is the flagship 980, and there are persistent rumors and reports that it too may be sold off.
|WTEM 980 AM (50 Kw-D, 5 Kw-N, DA2)|
Five years later, the company sold 730 and 1260 for a reported $4.6 million. This year’s sales TOTAL $4.35 million.