South Carolina, Wisconsin FMs Sold
September 26, 2013 at 5:37 AM (PT)
KARL HESS is selling Country WALI/ (WALLY 93.7 FM)WALTERBORO, SC to PREMIER MEDIA, LLC for $375,000.
In other filings with the FCC, DKS COMMUNICATIONS, INC. is selling Adult Hits WDKM/ADAMS. WI to CASPER COMMUNICATIONS, LLC for $235,000.
FAMILY STATIONS, INC. is selling FM translator K223AL/SOUTH LAKE TAHOE. CA to AMERICOM, L.P. for $55,000.
MESA BROADCASTING INC. is selling FM translator K296AK/MONTROSE, CO to PETER TRAN for $12,500.
FAMILY LIFE BROADCASTING SYSTEM has requested an extension of its Silent STA for FM translator W284BQ/DETROIT while it awaits action by the FCC on its application for a new site.
GORDON SMITH has sold his 100% interest in FLORIDA SPORTSTALK, INC., licensee of Sports simulcast WMOP-A/OCALA-WGGG-A/GAINESVILLE, FL, to CHRIS SPEARS, DONALD DEPEW and JAY GRANT, who are organizing as FLORIDA SPORTSTALK, LLC, for $471,453.
And RONDA S. CANTER has closed on the sale of her 100% interest in PERCHERON GROWTH, LLC, licensee of Silent KIIQ/LIMON, CO, to BRAHMIN BROADCASTING CORPORATION for $100.
Sinclair Buys More TV
SINCLAIR BROADCAST GROUP continues to expand, buying eight TV stations from NEW AGE MEDIA for $90 million. The stations include FOX affiliate WOLF-TV (FOX 56), an LMA of CW affiliate WSWB-TV, and MY NETWORK TV affiliate WQMY-TV/SCRANTON-WILKES-BARRE, PA.; CBS affiliate WGFL-TV (CBS 4), MY NETWORK TV affiliate WMYG-LP, and an LMA of NBC affiliate WNBW-TV (NBC 9)/GAINESVILLE, FL; FOX/ME-TV affiliate WTLH-TV (FOX 49) and an LMA of CW affiliate WTLF-TV WNBW, WSWB and WTLF, owned by MPS MEDIA, will be sold to CUNNINGHAM BROADCASTING (WNBW, WSWB) and DEERFIELD MEDIA (WTLF), which own other stations LMA'd by SINCLAIR; the LMAs will continue under the new ownership. SINCLAIR entered radio ownership with the purchase of FISHER COMMUNICATIONS earlier this year