Florida AM In Receivership
August 8, 2012 at 4:04 AM (PT)
MARTIN SANTOS' 100% interest in GB ENTERPRISES COMMUNICATIONS CORP., licensee of Regional Mexican WHNR-A/CYPRESS GARDENS, FL, is being involuntarily transferred to receiver GEORGE R. REED, REED was appointed by FLORIDA's 10th District Circuit Court.
In other filings with the FCC, ALELUYA BROADCASTING NETWORK has requested a Silent STA for KUZN/CENTERVILLE, TX due to equipment damage from a power surge.
COLOFF MEDIA LLC has applied for an extension of its Silent STA for KHAM/BRITT, IA while it completes its move to a new site.
RETAIL SOCIAL ACTIVITIES CENTER, INC. has filed for an extension of its Silent STA for KBYO-A/TALLULAH, LA while it moves the station to a new site.
VILCOM INTERACTIVE MEDIA, LLC has asked for an extension of its Silent STA for FM translator W250BP/CREEDMOOR, SC due to delays in its construction at its new site.
DIGITAL RADIO BROADCASTING, INC. has requested an extension of its Silent STA for FM translator W219DQ/DILLYVILLE, NY while it continues work towards moving the facility to another tower site.
JOHN W. PIRKLE has closed on the sale of FM translator W266AM/OAK RIDGE, TN to CLINTON BROADCASTERS, INC. for $45,000.
And DOUGLAS COUNTY GOSPEL ECHOES has closed on the sale of three FM translators -- K244CF/MYRTLE CREEK, OR, K288CW/ROSEBURG, OR, and K296AW/SUTHERLIN-OAKLAND, OR -- to the UNIVERSITY OF OREGON for $35,000.
Fisher Discloses Purchase Of Interest In KOMO-F
Also, in its quarterly report to the SEC, FISHER COMMUNICATIONS disclosed that in JUNE it amended its LMA with SOUTH SOUND BROADCASTING LLC for News KOMO-F/OAKVILLE, WA to add another five years and, in the process, paid $750,000 for a 7.5% interest in the station plus $615,000. The new option to purchase the station outright now runs through JANUARY 2017 and the new fee eliminates the previous $1.4 million fee due if the purchase option was not exercised.