MEDIA RELEASE – 1/2/2020
LAS CRUCES NM- Bravo Mic Communications LLC would like to thank Las Cruces for giving back to our local shelters and becoming “Santa Paws” for the animals of Dona Ana County and Las Cruces, New Mexico. On January 2nd, 2020 the crew from Bravo Mic Communications Family of Radio Stations delivered over 1000 lbs. of dry dog and cat food, toys, supplies, collars and leashes, along with hundreds of blankets and towels to be used as comfort items through the winter months.
Local radio stations 92.7 FM News Talk/ 1450am KOBE, 96.7 La Equis, 99.5 Zia Country, 101 Gold, and Magic 104.9 invited listeners to become “Satna Paws for our local shelter furbabies” by donating items needed most during the winter months. This is an annual event of the Bravo Mic Communications “Community Giveback” initiatives throughout Las Cruces and Southern New Mexico. Listeners made donations in studio and at local “Community Giveback” sponsor locations throughout the Las Cruces area. Santa Paws Community Sponsors were invited to join the campaign by Bravo Mic’s Local Sales Manager, Tamera Blaeser, which included; Horse N’ Hound Feed and Supply, Viva Auto of Las Cruces, First Financial Credit Union, and Borman Autoplex.
Donations were delivered to Action Programs for Animals, a 501c3 non-profit rescue organization in Las Cruces, and to Animal Services Center of the Mesilla Valley, the local municipal shelter serving Southern New Mexico. Deliveries and manual lifting provided by Magic 104.9’s Morning Show host Ricky Tarin, 101 Gold’s Afternoon Host Jack Lutz, Marketing Executive Crystal Segovia, and Operations Manager Lyndsey Kalson- along with Lyndsey’s daughter, Sheylah Holder, who volunteered her time during her winter break from LCPS.
“Cruces Connected,” said Lyndsey Kalson, Bravo Mic’s Operations Manager “this is our biggest goal in 2020, and it is off to a wonderful start. We are so thankful to be a part of Las Cruces and the many rural communities of Southern New Mexico. More great music, and more community connection is coming.”
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He’s making a list, and WE’RE checking it twice! This year, SANTA PAWS is on the way with 101 Gold.
Its all part of our Community Giveback with Bravo Mic Communications Family of Radio Stations, and we need YOU to be Santa Paws for our fur-babies with Animal Services Center of the Mesilla Valley and Action Programs for Animals! We’re looking for clean but used blankets and towels to help make the shelters more comfortable this winter, along with food, leashes, collars, and anything else you can think that a pet might want this Holiday Season.
Donations can also be made at the following sponsor locations through Christmas Eve-
Bravo Mic Communications has some exciting news for FM News talk listeners. On or about September 2nd, we are welcoming back some of your old favorites to our lineup including Rush Limbaugh, Sean Hannity and Coast to Coast! We are also moving talk programming back to its original home in Las Cruces on KOBE AM 1450 AND FM 92.7. Our sister station La Equis will move to 96.7 at that time. When this change occurs, all talk programming will be located at 92.7 on the FM dial and at 1450 on AM, KOBE. Thank you for listening and for making the move to continue to enjoy news talk programming from Bravo Mic Communications.
NEWS RELEASE – July 24th, 2012
101 GOLD LEADS THE WAY IN RADIO RATINGS Opens Big Lead Over The Competition
Las Cruces, NM. The latest Arbitron ratings for radio have been released and, once again, KVLC FM 101.1FM (101 Gold) is the market leader. “The Oldies Station” has been the number one rated station in Las Cruces for eight straight years and, according to the latest statistics that lead has increased even more. For the period of Fall ‘11/Spring ’12, KVLC owns an 10.4 share of the Las Cruces market which is double the market share of the next two stations. Below is the list of radio stations and the results.
KVLC FM – 10.4
KGRT FM – 5.2
KHQT FM –5.2
KKVS FM – 3.9
KMVR FM – 3.5
KXPZ FM – 3.0
KOBE AM – 2.2
KSNM AM – 0.4
Source: http://www.arbitron.com/home/content.stm Persons 12+ Monday – Sunday 6am to 12M.
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Manny Crespin won the Magic 105 SuperMarket Sweep with Lowe’s Fiesta Foods taking home more than $2000 in cash and prizes after ringing up a total of $745.43 in the shopping spree! Crespin got to keep all of his groceries and $1000 in cash. Crespin also received a Summer Package with tickets to amusement and water parks in the area.
He plans on donating a portion of his groceries to a local soup kitchen that his parents help operate in Las Cruces. Kudos to Manny Crespin and Congratulations from Lowe’s Fiesta Foods and Magic 105!!
While broadcasting live at Lowe’s Fiesta Foods on North Main, Magic 105 dished out over $3,500 in prizes to qualifiers and bystanders. Over the course of the Supermarket Sweep Promotion more than $7,500 in cash and prizes was given out to Magic 105 listeners and patrons to Lowe’s Fiesta Foods!
When Magic 105 listeners heard their name on air, they called back to claim their Lowe’s Fiesta Foods Gift Card loaded with $105. 24 listeners who claimed their $105 gift card met with Magic 105 at Lowe’s Fiesta Foods Saturday June 23rd to be in a drawing to compete in the SuperMarket Sweep. There were over 3000 registrations online at mymagic105.com.
The contestants were able to bring a partner to assist them with the spree. Each team was given a minimum of 105 seconds and had the opportunity to add a total of 50 extra seconds in a quick trivia round. Each of the 3 teams immediately decided to hit the meat section first. All had totals over $550 at checkout but it was Manny Crespin that was the victor.
NEWS RELEASE – June 16th, 2012
LARGEST GRAND PRIZE IN NEW MEXICO RADIO HISTORY
LAS CRUCES – One hundred and thirty two contestants arrived at Bravo Chevrolet/Cadillac on Saturday, June 16, 2012 to compete for two 2012 Chevrolet Cruze automobiles in 101 Gold’s Match Game 2012. Listeners who had pre qualified on the air at 101.1 FM tried to match cards of great musical acts heard on 101 Gold such as the Beatles, Beach Boys, Santana and others. After several rounds, two were left in the competition: Pam Speers and Olga Trujillo. The two then competed in three rounds of the Match Game similar to the popular TV game show of the 70s, 80s and 90s. When the game was over Olga had more matches than Pam and, as a result, won two brand new cars worth over $40,000. “My car isn’t running and my daughter needs a car too,” Olga said, “so this is just wonderful! As runner up, Pam took home to roundtrip airline tickets to any U. S. destination.
101 GOLD LEADS THE WAY IN RADIO RATINGS Opens Big Lead Over The Competition.
Las Cruces, NM. The latest Arbitron ratings for radio have been released and, once again, KVLC FM 101.1FM (101 Gold) is the market leader. “The Oldies Station” has been the number one rated station in Las Cruces for over six straight years and, according to the latest statistics, that lead has increased even more. For the period of Fall ‘10/Spring ’11, KVLC owns an 11.1 share of the Las Cruces market compared to a 6.9 share of the second place station (KHQT). Below is a list of rankings of the top stations.