St. Louis, Pennsylvania Stations Donated
February 24, 2014 at 4:17 AM (PT)
CRAWFORD BROADCASTING affiliate WMUZ RADIO, INC. is donating Religion KSTL-A/ST. LOUIS to CHURCH OF GOD IN CHRIST, INC.
In other filings with the FCC, GOSPEL MEDIA INSTITUTE, INC. is donating noncommercial Religion WRGN/SWEET VALLEY, PA and FM translators W205CL/MESHOPPEN, PA, W262AI/FORTY FORT, PA, W213BU/HAZELTON, PA, W205AG/CLARKS SUMMIT, PA, W268BL/MIFFLINVILLE, PA, and W230AE/BETHLEHEM, PA to GOOD NEWS FOR LIFE.
Trustee DAVID P. STAPLETON is transferring control of Oldies KMPH-A/MODESTO, CA to HARRY J. PAPPAS in the first step of a two-step transaction for the sale of the station and its sister TV stations in several markets. PAPPAS and his wife STELLA went bankrupt under Chapter 11, and have reorganized; HARRY PAPPAS was the original trustee of the liquidating trust, replaced by LEE W. SHUBERT and then STAPLETON. PAPPAS is paying $1,452,745.72 in compensation and reimbursement of legal fees in the deal, which will return the PAPPASES or their nominees to ownership of the station.
WREN COMMUNICATIONS, INC. is selling noncommercial KUDA/SHOSHONI, WY to KUDA, INC. for $2,000.
DAVID M. STOUT is selling FM translator W252CT/BANGOR, ME to THE ZONE CORPORATION for $80,000. The translator will rebroadcast Talk WZON-A (THE PULSE AM 620)/BANGOR.
GERALD R. PROCTOR is swapping FM translator K268CJ/LIVINGSTON, TX to ALELUYA CHRISTIAN NETWORK for K273AL/LIVINGSTON, TX.
DONALD F. HENDREN is swapping FM translator K234CF/PRESCOTT, AZ to ADVANCE MINISTRIES, INC. D/B/A/ NEW LIFE CHRISTIAN SCHOOL for K285GQ/HAVASU HEIGHTS, AZ.
COCHISE MEDIA LICENSES LLC has requested a Silent STA for KXMK/OATMAN, AZ while the licensee works to configure programming and operational aspects of the station.
HELEN M. BEDNARCZYK has filed for a Silent STA for W232AI/NILES, OH due to the primary station being off the air for repairs.
MT. RUSHMORE BROADCASTING, INC. has asked for Silent STAs for KZMX-A and KZMX-F/HOT SPRINGS, SD because "(t)he station no longer has full time staff. Personnel quit last week without advance notice."
ST. FRANCIS HIGH SCHOOL OF MOUNTAIN VIEW, CA, INC. has requested an extension of its Silent STA for KSFH/MOUNTAIN VIEW, CA due to construction of a new gym at the school that has delayed the reconstruction of the station's facilities.
JAMES S. BUMPOUS d/b/a YELLOW DOG RADIO has filed to extend his Silent STA for KSIL/RINCON, NM due to inadequate staffing.
EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION has asked for an extension of its Silent STA for FM translator W230AY/WESTOVER, WV due to an expired lease.
HORIZON CHRISTIAN FELLOWSHIP has requested an extension of its Silent STA for low power FM KHHS-LP/SAN DIEGO due to severe co-channel interference from UNIVISION Spanish AC KLVE/LOS ANGELES.
KEVIN TERRY's JLD MEDIA LLC has closed on the sale of KZMG/ELKO, NV to WENDELL M. STARKE's FM IDAHO CO., LLC for $800,000.
And SUNSET MEDIA has closed on the transfer of Silent KWTY/CARTAGO, CA to DESERT VALLEY FEDERAL CREDIT UNION for forbearance of foreclosure of a note (and $1 consideration).
In CANADA, CAB-K BROADCASTING LTD. won CRTC approval for a new Country station at 106.5 FM in VEGREVILLE, AB and NEWCAP was granted a Rock station at 104.9 FM in HINTON, AB.