Price For WCCC: $9.5 Million
August 4, 2014 at 7:41 AM (PT)
The price for the sale of Classic Rock WCCC-F and Classical WCCC-A/HARTFORD by MARLIN BROADCASTING OF HARTFORD, LLC to EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION is $9.5 million, according to the paperwork filed with the FCC. The FM station signed off its Classic Rock format on FRIDAY (8/1) with an on-air interview with WCCC alumnus HOWARD STERN; the combo has flipped to EMF's K-LOVE Contemporary Christian national format.
In other filings with the FCC, COLLEEN MCKINNEY is selling Oldies KBEK/MORA, MN to GENESIS TECHNOLOGY COMMUNICATION LLC for $200,000.
MARK M. SNOW is selling the construction permit for WRFS/ROCKFORD, AL to FRANK LEE PERRYMAN's MARBLE CITY MEDIA, LLC for $75,000.
CORRY COMMUNICATIONS CORP. is selling Oldies WWCB-A/CORRY, PA to GREATER CORRY AREA BROADCASTING LLP for $60,000.
ROBERT J. AND KATHERINE M. BOHN are selling News-Talk KVLI-A and Classic Rock KRVQ-F (104.5 THE RIVER)/LAKE ISABELLA, CA and Country KCNQ/KERNVILLE, CA to ALTA SIERRA BROADCASTING, LLC for $300,000 in a note carried by the seller.
RADIO 74 INTERNATIONALE has filed for a Silent STA for KRSF/RIDGECREST, CA because operation at its present site "has become financially burdensome" and the station is seeking to relocate to a less expensive site.
CUMULUS spinoff trust THE LAST BASTION STATION TRUST, LLC, headed by ELLIOTT EVERS, has closed on the sale of Rock KRDJ (ROCK 93.7)/NEW IBERIA-LAFAYETTE, LA to BIBLE BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC. for $1.775 Million. The station will be operated as a satellite of noncommercial Religion WYFQ-A (BBN RADIO)/CHARLOTTE.
W. PHILIP ROBINSON's UNITED STATES CP, LLC has closed on the sale of AC WJVR (101.9 THE RIVER)/IRON GATE, VA and Hot AC WKHF/LYNCHBURG, VA to TODD P. ROBINSON's WVJT, LLC for $200,000.
And PROGRESSIVE BROADCASTING SYSTEM, INC. has closed on the sale of W291BQ/PLYMOUTH, IN to COMMUNITY SERVICE BROADCASTERS, INC. for $55,000. The station will rebroadcast Classic Hits WTCA-A/PLYMOUTH.
In a deal yet to appear in the FCC database, BLIZZARD BROADCASTING is buying Country KBCR-A-F (BIG COUNTRY RADIO)/STEAMBOAT SPRINGS, CO from COOL RADIO, LLC for $500,000 plus an LMA before closing. The LMA commenced FRIDAY (8/1). MEDIA SERVICES GROUP's JODY MCCOY represented the buyer.