Irish Times has agreed to a deal to buy the owner of the Irish Examiner, which has stakes in WLR, Beat 102 103 and Cork's Red FM.
Radio student Rachael O’Shea will join the WLR line-up to host a new Friday Night music show starting this week.
WLR FM and Beat, along with Waterford Institute of Technology, have completed a course for 18 students eager to get a foot in the door of radio.
Kevin Casey, Sports Editor at WLR FM has died at the age of 40 after a short illness.
Billy McCarthy has died after a short illness, WLR FM has announced to listeners this morning.
Independent radio stations throughout Munster will come together tomorrow to pay tribute to the late Anthony Foley, Head Coach of Munster Rugby.
Former Newstalk and RTE presenter Eamon Keane is returning to radio to host a new weekly show on WLR FM.
WLR FM has picked up the award for the Best GAA Related Radio Programme at the 2015 MacNamee Awards.
Rugby commentator Brent Pope has been announced as the latest addition to WLRfm ahead of the upcoming Rugby World Cup.
Lena Murphy has been appointed as Financial Director at Beat 102-103 & WLR FM.