Price For Backyard Williamsport Deal: $5.5 Million
August 28, 2013 at 4:11 AM (PT)
The price for the sale by BARRY DRAKE's BACKYARD BROADCASTING WILLIAMSPORT LICENSEE, LLC and SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT SABRECOM, INC. of Country WILQ, Hot AC WLMY, News WWPA-A, and FM translator W267BJ/WILLIAMSPORT; Oldies WBZD (OLDIEZ 93)/MUNCY, PA; Rock WZXR/SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, PA; and Rock WCXR/LEWISBURG, PA to BACKYARD BROADCASTING PA, LLC, a new company headed by longtime BACKYARD VP/GM DAN FARR, is $5.5 million. The price was not disclosed when the deal was announced, but appears in the sale contract supplied with the filing submitted to the FCC.
In other filings with the FCC, INTERNATIONAL BROADCASTING CORPORATION is selling Spanish News-Talk WXRF-A/GUAYAMA, PR to WIFREDO G. BLANCO-PI for $100,000. The death of PEDRO ROMAN COLLAZO, President and sole stockholder of the seller, precipitated the sale by heirs ANGEL ROMAN LOPEZ and RUTH ROMAN LOPEZ.
And NAVAJO MISSIONS, INC. has requested an extension of its Silent STA for FM translator K213AD/DURANGO, CO while it builds out a new relocated facility to alleviate interference to a full-power station.