Anastos Sells Albany-Area Cluster
June 13, 2012 at 4:00 AM (PT)
FOX O&O WNYW-TV (FOX 5)/NEW YORK anchor ERNIE ANASTOS' ANASTOS MEDIA GROUP, INC. is selling Adult Standards WABY-A (MOON RADIO 1160 AM)/MECHANICSVILLE-ALBANY, NY, AC WQAR (STAR 101.3)/STILLWATER-SARATOGA SPRINGS, NY, News WUAM-A/(CAPITAL NEWS 900)WATERVLIET-ALBANY, NY, and Oldies WVKZ-A (TRUE OLDIES 1240)/SCHENECTADY, plus FM translator W291BY/ALBANY (simulcasting WUAM-A), to former NEW YORK STATE BROADCASTERS ASSOCIATION President JOSEPH A. REILLY's EMPIRE BROADCASTING CORPORATION for $1.2 million.
In other filings with the FCC, BERNARD OHIO LLC is selling Urban WRBP (JAMZ 101.9)/HUBBARD-YOUNGSTOWN, OH to EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION for $500,000.
ILLINOIS BIBLE INSTITUTE, INC. is selling Southern Gospel WTSG/CARLINVILLE, IL and FM translator W218BA/JACKSONVILLE, IL to CORNERSTONE COMMUNITY RADIO, INC. for $50,000.
COCHISE MEDIA LICENSES LLC has applied for a Silent STA for KXWY/HUDSON, WY, saying that the station is one of six commonly-owned stations that will commence "permanent continuous operation at the same time" by JULY 12th.
And JAMES FALCON has closed on the sale of Spanish KRGX (ESTRELLA 95.1)/RIO GRANDE CITY, TX to 95.1 INVESTMENTS, LLC for cancellation of $868,500 in debt.