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Benefit June 19 for Former WTLB “Emperor” Don DeRosa

UTICA/ROME — We’re sad to report former (we’re talking decades ago) Utica radio personality and programmer Don DeRosa was recently diagnosed with cancer.  Friends of DeRosa — also known to some by the nicknames “Polka Stoney” or “Donnie D” — are organizing a benefit to help defray the costs of DeRosa’s medical treatments.  It’s happening… Continue Reading[More »]

ESPN Radio Moving from WNSS to Galaxy Stations

SYRACUSE — Starting in March, there will be a new home for ESPN Radio.  Galaxy Communications is not only taking over the network affiliation from Citadel’s WNSS 1260 — the company will be offering ESPN’s programming on the FM band, and it will bring the Spanish-language programming of ESPN Deportes into the market. Updated at… Continue Reading[More »]

POTW: Mark Fuller at WZOW (1974)

UTICA/ROME — The station located at 107.3 on the FM dial in the Utica-Rome market has certainly run the gamut of formats.  Today, it carries satellite-driven religious music.  Before that, WRCK’s longest-running brand was “Rock 107.”   Even earlier, the station ran country as WTLB-FM, but before any of that… there was WZOW-FM. Continue Reading[More »]