FoxOldies 98.9 Hits Dutchess and Ulster County New York Today.
February 28, 2011
The station is owned by Hawkeye Communications and its the first launch of a new station in the Hudson Valley in over 20 years. It's the first Radio venture for Hawkeye President Kristina Klebe. She is best known for her acting endeavors playing Lynda in Rob Zombie's Halloween and appearing on Network Television programs like Criminal Minds and Law & Order.
The station will feature a mix of oldies from the late 50's, 60's and 70's aimed at the Baby Boomer demo. In addition the station on-air lineup will feature local - long time Hudson Valley radio personalities including Van Ritshie to host Morning Drive from 6am to 10am. Bob O. from 10am till 3pm and Bob Corsino from 3pm-7pm.
FOX Oldies 98.9 FM will be operated under a management agreement with Sunrise Broadcasting of New Windsor, NY. Sunrise Broadcasting owns and operates 5 radio stations; WDLC and WTSX serving Western Orange, Sullivan, Pike, PA and Sussex, NJ. It also owns WGNY-AM and WJGK-FM in Newburgh, serving Orange, Southern Ulster, Southern Dutchess and Sullivan County.