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This list originally came from the Air America Radio Affiliates list on Wikipedia, and is being expanded to include all the Progressive Talk programs. This page can be used to identify markets that need our help. Please help us collect this information.

This particular list is by Timezone.

Conventional radioEdit

Eastern Time Zone
Location Rank* Identifier Station Radio-Locator
Record
Notes
New York City, New York 1 WWRL 1600 AM [1] flagship station; Carries a majority AAR programming
New York City, New York 1 PRN [2] [3] The Progressive Network
Cleveland, Ohio 18 WABQ 1460 AM Flip from Gospel to Prog Talk in 2011
Ann Arbor, Michigan 147 WLBY 1290 AM [4] Owned by Clear Channel; Carries a majority AAR programming
Asheville, North Carolina 161 WPEK 880 AM [5] Owned by Clear Channel; Carries a majority AAR programming
Atlanta, Georgia 10 WMLB 1690 AM [6] Ownership changed hands in May 2006 to JW Broadcasting; Air America syndicated programming terminated (except for the Al Franken Show) 11-June-2006. Future status of a market affiliate unknown.
Bennington, Vermont WBTN 1370 AM [7] Carries only the Thom Hartman Show
Brattleboro, Vermont - WKVT 1490 AM [8] Carries a majority AAR programming.
Burlington, Vermont 136 WTWK [9] Moved from the stronger 24-hour signal of WVAA 1390 to the daytime-only signal of WTWK in August 2006. Carries a majority AAR programming.
Chapel Hill, North Carolina 43 WCHL 1360 AM [10] Owned by Clear Channel; Carries a majority AAR programming.
Charlottesville, Virginia 231 WVAX 1450 AM [11] Carries a majority AAR programming
Columbia, South Carolina 90 WOIC 1230 AM [12] Because of its sports programming, WOIC's ratings have surpassed conservative rivals WISW and WVOC at times, especially during football season. Carries a majority AAR programming.
Detroit, Michigan 9 WDTW 1310 AM [13] Owned by Clear Channel. Carries a majority AAR programming.
Grand Rapids, Michigan 67 WTKG 1230 AM [14] Owned by Clear Channel. Carries a majority AAR programming, but also carries conservative Glenn Beck
Huntington, West Virginia 156 WCMI 1340 AM [15] Carries a majority AAR programming with sports on the weekends. Station moved from WRVC in November 2006. WRVC switched to all-sports programming.
Ithaca, New York 281 WNYY 1470 AM [16] Carries a majority AAR programming.
Miami, Florida 12 WINZ 940 AM [17] Owned by Clear Channel. Carries a majority AAR programming.
New Haven, Connecticut 107 WAVZ 1300 AM [18] Owned by Clear Channel. Carries a majority AAR programming.
Petoskey, Michigan 192 WWKK 750 AM [19] Carries a majority AAR programming.
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 23 WPTT 1360 AM [20] Carries mostly conservative shows with Thom Hartmann being the only exception.
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 23 WURP 1550 AM [21] Carries the Young Turks morning show Mon. - Fri. and AAR on Saturday afternoons.
Portland, Maine 167 WLVP 870 AM [22] Carries a majority AAR programming.
Quincy, Massachusetts - WWZN 1510 AM [23] Carries progressive talk (local and Dial Global) from 6 a.m. to 7 p.m. on weekdays.
Rochester, New York 54 WROC 950 AM [24] Carries a majority AAR programming.
Springfield, Massachusetts 82 WHMP 1240 AM/1400 AM/1600 AM [25] Carries a majority AAR programming.
State College, Pennsylvania 82 WBLF [970 AM] [26] Carries only the Thom Hartmann Show.
Washington, D.C. 8 WWRC 1260 AM [27] Owned by Clear Channel. Carries a majority AAR programming.
West Palm Beach, Florida 46 WJNO 1290 AM [28] Owned by Clear Channel Carried only the Randi Rhodes Show, but Rhodes has not been heard since Feb. 3, 2009 and has been replaced with the Sean Hannity Show.
Central Time Zone
Location Rank* Identifier Station Radio-Locator
Record
Notes
Austin, Texas 42 KOKE 1600 AM [29] Carries a majority AAR Programming.
Baton Rouge, Louisiana 83 WYNK 1380 AM [30] Carries a majority AAR programming.
Brainerd, Minnesota - WWWI 1270 AM [31] Carries only the Al Franken Show.
Chicago, Illinois 3 WCPT 850 AM [32] Operates during daylight hours only. Carries a majority AAR programming.
Corpus Christi, Texas 139 KCCT 1150 AM [33]
Dallas, Texas 5 KMNY 1360 AM [34] Carries a majority Dial Global programming, formerly Jones Radio Networks.
Duluth, Minnesota 204 KQDS 1490 AM [35]
Ely, Minnesota - WELY 1450 AM [36]
Iowa City, Iowa - KXIC 800 AM [37] Carries only Thom Hartmann and Randi Rhodes.
Lafayette, Louisiana 103 KEUN 1490 AM [38] Carries a majority AAR programming.
Little Rock, Arkansas 85 KDXE 1380 AM [39] Carries a majority AAR programming.
Madison, Wisconsin 96 WXXM 92.1 FM [40] First FM affiliate, Owned by Clear Channel. Was planning on switching to all-sports in January 2007. [41], but AAR will now stay.
Marion, Illinois 235 WINI 1420 AM [42] Carries only the Thom Hartmann Show.
Memphis, Tennessee 49 WWTQ 680 AM [43] Carries a majority AAR programming.
Minneapolis, Minnesota 16 KTNF 950 AM [44] Carries a majority AAR programming.
San Antonio, Texas 30 KTXX 103.1 FM [45] Fringe signal in San Antonio. Carries a majority AAR programming.
St. Louis, Missouri 20 KRFT 1190 FM [46]
Mountain Time Zone
Location Rank* Identifier Station Radio-Locator
Record
Notes
Albuquerque, New Mexico 70 KABQ 1350 AM [47] Carries a majority AAR Programming.
Denver, Colorado 22 KKZN 760 AM [48] Owned by Clear Channel. Carries a majority AAR programming.
El Paso, Texas 76 KHRO 1650 AM [49]
Phoenix, Arizona 15 KPHX 1480 AM [50] Air America was formerly carried by KXXT AM 1010, but when James Crystal Radio sold the station to Communicom Broadcasting, the format was dropped. Listeners raised money, and Nova M Radio leased KPHX. KPHX is also the flagship of Nova M's own network, founded after Air America filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection.
Santa Fe, New Mexico 236 KTRC 1260 AM [51]
Sheridan, Wyoming - KYTI HD 93.7-3 FM [52] Only available on HD radio.
Taos, New Mexico - KVOT 1340 AM [53]
Pacific Time Zone
Location Rank* Identifier Station Radio-Locator
Record
Notes
Eureka, California - KGOE 1480 AM [54] Carries only Thom Hartmann
Fresno, California 66 KFPT 790 AM [55] Carries a majority AAR programming
Los Angeles, California 2 KTLK 1150 AM [56] Owned by Clear Channel. Carries a majority AAR programming.
Monterey, California KRXA 540 AM [57] Carries only Thom Hartmann
North Bend, Oregon - KBBR 1340 AM [58] Carries a majority AAR programming.
Portland, Oregon 24 KPOJ 620 AM [59] First Clear Channel affiliate. Carries a majority AAR programming.
Reno, Nevada 124 KJFK 1230 AM [60] Carries a majority AAR programming.
Sacramento, California 26 KCTC 1320 AM [61] Moved to KCTC from KSAC. Carries a majority AAR programming.
Sacramento, California 26 KSAC 1240 AM [62] Used to carry a majority AAR programming. Now only broadcasts Thom Hartmann.
San Diego, California 17 KLSD 1360 AM [63] Owned by Clear Channel. Carries a majority AAR programming.
San Francisco, California 4 KQKE 960 AM [64] Owned by Clear Channel. Carries a majority AAR programming.
San Luis Obispo, California 173 KYNS 1340 AM [65] Carries a majority AAR programming.
Santa Barbara, California 207 KIST 1340 AM [66] Owned by Clear Channel. Carries a majority AAR programming.
Santa Cruz, California KOMY 1340 AM [67] Carries a majority AAR programming. Station was reportedly planning on dropping Air America in November 2006.
Spokane, Washington 92 KPTQ 1280 AM [68] Carries a majority AAR programming.
Victor Valley, California - KSZL 1230 AM [69] Carries a majority AAR programming.
Alaska/Hawaii Time Zones
Location Rank* Identifier Station Radio-Locator
Record
Notes
Anchorage, Alaska - KUDO 1080 AM [70] Carries a majority AAR programming.
Honolulu, Hawaii 63 KUMU 1500 AM [71] Carries a majority AAR programming.
Kihei, Hawaii - KAOI 1110 AM [72] Island of Maui. Carries only one hour of Al Franken.
Lihue, Hawaii - KQNG 570 AM [73] Island of Kauai. Carries only the Al Franken Show.

(*) Rank - Market size ranking as defined by Arbitron

Other outlets Edit

Location Identifier Station Notes
Satellite nationwide XM Satellite Radio ch. 167 Now features the full Air America lineup after Ed Schultz and Alan Colmes were moved to other XM stations.
Internet worldwide Air America Radio Live internet feed (requires Real Player or Windows Media Player)

Former affiliates Edit

Location Rank* Identifier Station Radio-Locator
Record
Notes
Akron, Ohio - WJMP 1520 AM [74] Dropped AAR for sports in June 2005. [75]. AAR moved to WARF in July 2005.
Albany, Oregon - KTHH 990 AM [76] Switched to country.
Binghamton, New York 179 WYOS 1360 AM [77] [78] The Nov. 13, 2006 edition of North East Radio Watch reports that WYOS has switched from Air America to ESPN sports.
Boston, Massachusetts 11 WKOX &
WXKS
1200 AM &
1430 AM
[79] [80] Owned by Clear Channel; flipped to Radio Rumba on December 20, 2006 [81]
Buffalo, New York 52 WHLD 1270 AM [82] Carried a majority AAR programming. Dropped the format in December 2006. [83]
Chicago, Illinois 3 WTND 950 AM [84] Station owners dropped AAR in April 2004 after a payment dispute. [85]
Cincinnati, Ohio 28 WSAI 1360 AM [86] Owned by Clear Channel; Moved to 1360 WSAI from 1530 WCKY. WSAI dropped format in December 2006. [87]
Charleston, South Carolina WLTQ 730 AM [88] Switched back to conservative talk radio in September 2005.[89]
Chattanooga, TN 106 WDOD 1310 AM [90] After 11 months, WDOD dropped AAR in favor of hits of the 1950s to 1970s in August 2006. [91]
Cleveland, Ohio WTAM 1100 AM [92] Dropped the Jerry Springer Show, its only AAR programming, in March 2006.
Columbus, Ohio 38 WTPG 1230 AM [93] Owned by Clear Channel. Carried a majority AAR programming. Will switch to conservative talk on January 7, 2007. [94] The community in Columbus has a website and mailing list to fight against this change.
Dallas, Texas KXEB 910 AM [95] Guadalupe Radio Network is the owner. Dropped Air America on Oct. 1, 2006 for Catholic radio. [96] Community is trying to find a new station. Website
Davenport, Iowa 143 WKBF 1270 AM [97] Programming terminated effective December 5, 2006. Currently playing Christmas music, will switch to Christian programming in 2007. [98].
Key West, Florida 291 WKIZ 1500 AM [99] Has no AAR programming on schedule
Lake Tahoe, Nevada - KTHO 590 AM [100] Station dropped AAR and returned to local programming in August 2005. [101]
Missoula, Montana KKNS [105.9 FM] [102] Switched to Jack FM in March 2006. [103]
Montpelier/Barre/St Johnsbury, Vermont WDEV 550 AM/96.1 FM [104] Has no AAR programming on schedule
New Orleans, Louisiana 47 WSMB 1350 AM [105] Dropped AAR in November 2006. [106].
New York City, New York 1 WLIB 1190 AM [107] First flagship station. Owners dropped AAR on Sept. 1, 2006. [108] and switched to gospel. AAR moved to WWRL
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 6 WHAT 1340 AM [109] Station dropped AAR in September of 2005.[110]
Phoenix, Arizona - KXXT 1010 AM [111] Station dropped AAR in early 2006 after being sold. AAR eventually moved to KPHX
Providence, Rhode Island WHJJ [920 AM] [112] Station dropped AAR in September of 2005.[113]
San Antonio, Texas KRPT 92.5 FM [114] Switched to country music.
Sarasota, Florida 74 WSRQ 1450 AM [115] Owned by Clear Channel. Used to air the Jerry Springer Show.
San Bernardino, California 27 KCAA 1050 AM [116] Currently not broadcasting any AAR programming, but could return when station expands to 24/7 operation.
Youngstown, Ohio WARN 1570 AM [117] Dropped AAR in early 2006.
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