WHFB/Benton Harbo-South Bend Sold
April 6, 2012 at 3:46 AM (PT)
WHFB BROADCAST ASSOCIATES LIMITED PARTNERSHIP is selling Country WHFB-F (REAL COUNTRY 99.9)/BENTON HARBOR, MI-SOUTH BEND, IN to DOUGLAS ROAD RADIO, INC. for $20,000. With the assignment of an option to buy the station from SCHURZ COMMUNICATIONS' WSBT, INC., the latter will end its time brokerage agreement to program the station.
In other filings with the FCC, WORLD RADIO LINK, INC. is selling FM translator W225BA/HASTINGS, MI to CANO'S BROADCASTING, LLC for $27,000. The translator is listed as rebroadcasting MICHIGAN RADIO noncommercial News-Talk WVGR/GRAND RAPIDS.
EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION is selling K267BA/UKIAH, CA to ONE MINISTRIES, INC. for $1. The station will rebroadcast Christian Alternative KORB (BROKEN FM)/HOPLAND, CA.
BILLINGS BROADCASTING, LLC is selling FM translator K278BG/COLUMBIA, MO to ZIMMER RADIO OF MID-MISSOURI, INC. for $50,000. The translator will rebroadcast Sports KTGR-A/COLUMBIA.
TIM MARTZ' RADIO POWER INC. has applied for a Silent STA for another FM translator, this time K278BO/MINERAL WELLS, TX, due to the "current economic climate."
LKCM RADIO GROUP, L.P. has applied for a Silent STA for KOME-F/MERIDIAN, TX due to "interference at its transmitter site due to significant numbers of collocated two-way radio and public safety/public service radio frequencies."
EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION is asking for an extension of its silent STA for FM translator W256AY/DETROIT due to a Canadian interference complaint as it waits for approval for a new frequency.
LUCY RADIO NETWORK LLC has applied for a Silent STA for WKSC/KERSHAW, SC as the station plans a reassignment back to its former owner and a return to the licensed tower site is negotiated.
CURRAN COMMUNICATIONS, INC. has applied for a Silent STA for WPAM-A/POTTSVILLE, PA due to technical problems.
NORTH TEXAS RADIO GROUP, L.P. has requested an extension of its Silent STA for KETE/SULPHUR BLUFF, TX due to transmitter failure and a search for a new site.
And in a transaction not yet filed with the FCC but with a technical change awaiting approval from the Commission, the ATLANTA JOURNAL-CONSTITUTION's RODNEY HO reports that LINCOLN FINANCIAL MEDIA is "picking up" FM translator W233BF/SOCIAL CIRCLE, GA from EDGEWATER BROADCASTING and speculates that the station will use it to rebroadcast Sports WQXI-A (790 THE ZONE)/ATLANTA.