Updates from Austin TV and radio stations – and a whole lot more.

Latest radio ratings: Bob-FM is No. 1

12:18 pm Oct. 7, 2014

Bob’s still the guy to beat on Austin radio.

We-play-anything 103.5 KBPA-FM is the city’s No. 1-rated radio station, according to the latest batch of Nielsen ratings.

It’s a spot Bob-FM has consistently occupied for more than a year now.

Second and third places go, respectively, to country cousins 98.1 KVET-FM and 100.7 KASE-FM.

The rest of the list features the usual suspects, albeit in a slightly different order.

Average quarter-hour ratings as of Sept.

KOKE-FM launching news department

1:49 pm Oct. 6, 2014

More news is coming to Austin’s airwaves.

The locally owned Austin Radio Network is launching a news department this week led by well-known Austin broadcaster Dick Ellis, who spent 32 years anchoring TV newscasts on ABC