Jim Pattison Broadcast Group Buys 3 In Calgary, Winnipeg From Bell, Astral
May 17, 2013 at 4:00 AM (PT)
JIM PATTISON BROADCAST GROUP is buying Hot AC CKCE (KOOL FM 101)/CALGARY and Classic Hits CHIQ (FAB 94.3)/WINNIPEG from BELL MEDIA and Country CFQX (QX 104)/WINNIPEG from ASTRAL MEDIA for an undisclosed price in spinoffs from the still-pending BELL-ASTRAL merger.
In U.S. deals filed with the FCC, GEORGE WARREN's HATFIELD MCCOY COMMUNICATIONS, INC. is selling WVKM/MATEWAN, WV to DREAMA THORNSBURY's HATFIELD MCCOY BROADCASTING, INC. for $250,000.
FM IDAHO CO., LLC is donating Classic Country KMHI-A/MOUNTAIN HOME, ID to CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.
FIRST VENTURES CAPITAL PARTNERS, INC. is selling FM translator K276EH/BLUE EARTH, MN to MINNESOTA VALLEY BROADCASTING COMPANY for $35,000.
ALELUYA BROADCASTING NETWORK is selling FM translator K236AR/ANGLETON, TX to DAIJ MEDIA, LLC for $120,000. The translator rebroadcasts Brokered South Asian KBRZ-A/MISSOURI CITY-HOUSTON, TX.
DIXIE STATE UNIVERSITY has applied for an extension of its Silent STA for FM translator K293AF/ENTERPRISE, UT while it acquires equipment and awaits FCC approval of a minor change application.