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Which Station is the Best Country Radio Station in America?

The Academy of Country Music has announced Radio category nominees for the 46th Annual Academy of Country Music Awards.

Radio Station of the year - Major Market
KEEY-FM St. Louis Park, MN
KNIX-FM Phoenix, AZ
WPOC-FM Baltimore, MD
WSOC-FM Charlotte, NC
WYCD-FM Detroit, MI

Radio Station of the year - Large Market
KCYY-FM San Antonio, TX
WFMS-FM Indianapolis, IN
WGH-FM Virginia Beach, VA
WMIL-FM Milwaukee, WI
WSIX-FM Nashville, TN

Radio Station of the year - Medium Market
WBBS FM Syracuse, NY
WIVK-FM Knoxville, TN
WKHK-FM Richmond, VA
WYRK FM Buffalo, NY

Radio Station of the year - Small Market
KCLR-FM Columbia, MO
KCTR-FM Billings, MT
KUAD-FM Windsor, CO
WFRE-FM Fredrick, MD
WYCT-FM Pensacola, FL

On-Air Personality - National
Kix Brooks American Country Countdown with Kix Brooks
Big D and Bubba Big D and Bubba
Crook and Chase Crook and Chase Countdown
Blair Garner After MidNite with Blair Garner
Lon Helton CMTs Country Countdown USA
Shawn Parr The Countrys Hot List

On-Air Personality - Major Market
Cliff and Brooks on KSON (Cliff, Brooks and Tori) KSON-FM San Diego, CA
Trish Biondo WUSN-FM Chicago, IL
Cornbread, Pat James, Annie Henson and Capt. Mac Douglas WIL-FM St. Louis, MO
Dr. Don, Rachael Hunter and Grunwald WYCD-FM Detroit, MI
Edwards & Lee (Chuck Edwards & Linda Lee) WYCD-FM Detroit, MI

On-Air Personality - Large Market
J.D. Cannon WFMS-FM Indianapolis, IN
Karen Scott & Radar WMIL-FM Milwaukee, WI
Mike, Marty and Janie WQDR-FM Raleigh, NC
Jeff Roper and Angie Ward WTQR-FM Greensboro, NC
Chris Carr, Jason Statt and Maverick WUBE FM Cincinnati, OH

On-Air Personality - Medium Market
Brian Pierce & Kellie Michaels KFDI-FM Wichita, KS
Jack Ryan WIVK-FM Knoxville, TN
Andy Ritchie, Alison Mencer and Jimmy Holt WIVK-FM Knoxville, TN
Dan Brennan & Shelby Mitchell WKSJ-FM Mobile, TN
Scott Wynn & Sue Wilson (Wynn and Wilson in the Morning) WQMX-FM Akron, OH

On-Air Personality - Small Market
Bill Barrett, Tim Fox and Tracy Berry KKNU-FM Eugene, OR
Brian Gary, Todd Harding, and Susan Moore (The Good Morning Guys) KUAD-FM Windsor, CO
Jimmy Lehn and Shelly Martinez WCTY-FM Norwich, CT
Mark Ericson and Karen Kiley WOKQ-FM Dover, NH
Dex and Mo WUSY-FM Chattanooga, TN