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  1. Format switch to old school hip-hop rockets radio station to top of chartsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Indianapolis Business News

    ... adage "out with the old and in with the new" upside down. It's done the same to its financial fortunes. The Cumulus Media Inc.-owned station in late December ditched its format spinning new top 40 tunes in favor of old school hip-hop songs that ...

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  2. Jonathon Brandmeier says he will try to fit in at WLS-AMRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | Business Journal

    ... Media-owned news/talk WGN-AM (720) that ended last fall after fewer than three years, Brandmeier is headed for Cumulus Media-owned news/talk WLS-AM (890). It's an outlet that appears no more likely to be a comfortable fit for Brandmeier's particular ...

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  3. Jonathon Brandmeier is joining WLS-AM 890Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | Chicago Tribune

    Jonathon Brandmeier is joining WLS-AM 890 in March, taking over the 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. slot, the Cumulus Media-owned station announced Thursday. Jonathon Brandmeier is joining WLS-AM 890 in March, taking over the 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. slot, the Cumulus Media-owned station announced Thursday.

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  4. Debate Begins Over New Radio Royalty Bill Introduced in...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Billboard

    ... over 850 belong to iHeartMedia, based in Texas (where the LRFA's authors are based), alone. Over 450 belong to Cumulus Media, based in Georgia. Over 300 belong to Townsquare Media, based in Connecticut. Over 130 belong to CBS Media, based in New ...

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  5. Cumulus higher in late trade as CBS M&a chatter fliesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | Seeking Alpha

    Sandell Asset Management is reportedly pressing a familiar line with CBS : Spin off your radio stations and merge them with Cumulus Media . While CBS chief Les Moonves has highlighted the cash flow and 40% margins provided by the 117 stations the company owns, Sandell suggests that in a reverse Morris Trust merger, CBS could divest an asset with a low tax base at low impact.

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  6. Why women have such an intimate connection with celebritiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | She Knows

    Cooper is one of the best-known female radio personalities in NY. A radio veteran, she currently hosts her own talk show for Cumulus Media, aptly named 'The Cooper Lawrence Show'.

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  7. More...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | Radio Ink

    ... replacement to join co-host Cheree. PD Timmy Vee told Florida Today, "He gave us his resignation yesterday...Cumulus Media is focused on taking the WA1A morning show in a different direction. Timmy Vee has elected not to be part of those changes and ...

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  8. Who is playing in Birmingham for Funk Fest 2015? See the lineup so far for the Legion...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | Alabama Live

    ... ingham, community efforts will involve the city's Park and Recreation Board, Healthy Birmingham Task Force and Cumulus Media, and will include a healthy cooking demonstration with affordable and easy options for families.

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  9. Continue Reading...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 17 | Radio Ink

    ... a home run for them, the rewards can be amazing. Moderator: Dan Bennett is the Dallas-Houston regional VP for Cumulus Media. He's responsible for the six Cumulus properties and the LMA'd Disney property (ESPN) in Dallas and for KRBE in Houston. ...

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  10. After going mostly news, KGO is talking againRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 12 | SFGate

    KGO is back to news talk. Since late last year, the Cumulus Media station that once ruled the local ratings has added two talk shows to its weekday schedule.

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  11. Cumulus to sell 75-acre Bethesda propertyRead the original story

    Friday Feb 13 | Daily Record

    Cumulus Media has decided to sell 75 acres in Bethesda where it broadcasts talk radio station WMAL-AM, the Washington Post is reporting. It would be one of the largest development sites to become available in Bethesda in years, said John Sheridan, of the real estate services firm CBRE, who is marketing the property.

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  12. Seventy-five-acre Cumulus Media property up for sale in BethesdaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 13 | The Washington Post

    The owners of Cumulus Media have decided to jettison 75 acres in Bethesda where it broadcasts local talk radio station WMAL-AM, a site big enough to accommodate about 300 homes. The property comprises one of the largest development sites to become available in Bethesda in years, said John Sheridan, of the real estate services firm CBRE, who is marketing the property.

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  13. Rip City Radio will start Portland's lone local morning sports show: Media Mike CheckRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 10 | OregonLive.com

    ... in Oregon, having been raised in Winston, a small town south of Roseburg. He worked 10 years in Eugene for Cumulus Media on 95.3 The Score and KUGN, the flagship station for the Oregon Ducks. He hosted pre- and post-game shows for Oregon games. ...

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  14. WMAL Tower Site Up For SaleRead the original story

    Monday Feb 9 | Radio World

    The 75-acre tract in Bethesda, Md., is in a residential area and could be worth "hundreds of millions," according to a representative of the real estate broker quoted by the Cumulus Media took over the 90-year-old station in 2011 when it purchased Citadel Broadcasting for $2.2 billion. In addition to the AM signal, Cumulus also simulcasts WMAL's programming on the former WVRX , Woodbridge, Va., on 105.9 MHz; The directional Class B WMAL is licensed for hybrid HD Radio broadcasting, according to the FCC database.

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  15. WMAL-AM/Washington Acreage Up for SaleRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 8 | Radio Ink

    Cumulus Media put it's 75-acre WMAL-AM antenna farm in Bethesda up for sale last week. The Sentinel reports that Cumulus has received offers from dozen developers interested in the residential property.

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  16. Mills Transfers to Cumulus CorporateRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 3 | Radio Magazine

    He has been named manager of stream support and quality, and he has been transferred to Cumulus Corporate's digital department. Cumulus Media is headquartered in Atlanta.

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  17. Victor Hardy Jewelers Valentines GiveawayRead the original story

    Jan 27, 2015 | 101.5-WQUT

    Listen to win a $20 gift certificate to Victory Hardy Jewelers in Bristol...and be in to win a $585 Hardy wrist watch! Contests run weekdays from 02/04/15 - 02/10/15 from 10:00 am to 7:00 pm. A complete copy of these rules can be obtained at the offices of radio station WQUT , owned and operated by Cumulus Media Inc. or one of its subsidiary companies, 162 Free Hill Road, Gray TN, during normal business hours Monday through Friday or by sending a self-addressed, stamped envelope to the above address.

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  18. Mills Moves to Cumulus CorporateRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 3 | Radio World

    He has been named manager of stream support and quality, and has been transferred to Cumulus Media corporate's digital department. Cumulus Media is headquartered in Atlanta.

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  19. Syracuse Chiefs extend radio deal with Cumulus Media for two seasonsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2014 | The Post-Standard

    Every regular-season and postseason Chiefs game over the next two years will once again be broadcast on The Score 1260 AM. "One of our top priorities with the new Syracuse Chiefs last year was returning the team to radio", Chiefs general manager Jason Smorol said in a statement.

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  20. Barclays Center hoedownRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2015 | Crain's New York Business

    ... "The market has a lot of competitors, so you want to have the most impactful relationships," said Mr. Yormark. Cumulus Media purchased the station at the end of 2012 and introduced the country format in January 2013. About 1 million listeners tune ...

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