Florida, Iowa FM Translators Sold
September 25, 2014 at 3:58 AM (PT)
CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC is selling W300AS/ORANGE PARK, FL to NANCY EPPERSON's DELMARVA EDUCATIONAL ASSOCIATION for $200,000. CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC. has also requested a Silent STA for KPIJ/JUNCTION CITY, OR due to a damaged antenna.
DAVID M. STOUT is selling the construction permit for K244FA/MASON CITY, IA to DIGITY 3E LICENSE, LLC for $25,000. The translator will rebroadcast Adult Standards KRIB-A/MASON CITY.
CENTRO COMMUNITARIO JUVENIL MAHANAIM, INC. has applied for an extension of its Silent STA for WJVI/WILSON, LA due to transmitter problems.
VIRDEN BROADCASTING CORP. has filed for a Silent STA for W299BN/SHEFFIELD, IL while it looks to move.
POSITIVE ALTERNATIVE RADIO, INC./BIG RIVER RADIO, INC. has closed on the sale of Contemporary Christian WOKE (WALK FM)/GARRISON, KY and Southern Gospel WYHY-A/CANNONSBURG, KY to EXPRESSION PRODUCTION GROUP LLC for $320,000.
And ALLEN MEDIA STATIONS, LLC has closed on the sale of Classic Hits WMOV-A/RAVENSWOOD, WV and SPICEMAN RADIO, LLC has closed on the sale of W293AK/RIPLEY, WV to VANDALIA MEDIA PARTNERS, LLC for $80,000.
In a deal not filed with the FCC, SOCO RADIO AND MEDIA is taking over Oldies KFVR (I-25 RADIO) and News-Talk KWRP-A (I-25 TALK RADIO)/PUEBLO, CO and KWRP translators K262BB/BOONE, CO and K230BB/FOWLER, CO in an LMA from UNITED STATES CP, LLC. SOCO operates AC KFEZ (EASY 101.3) and Top 40/Rhythmic KJQY (POWER 103.3)/PUEBLO under LMAs.
Also, the FCC has granted the upgrade of EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION's K273BH/FRIDLEY-MINNEAPOLIS from the WELLS FARGO CENTER to the IDS CENTER in MINNEAPOLIS with an increase from 41 to 250 watts, reports NORTHPINE.COM. The translator carries EMF's AIR-1 format but will air an iHEARTMEDIA format after upgrading; the grant was over two informal objections by LAKELAND BROADCASTING and JEFF SIBERT. In addition, EMF also won approval to move K260BA/COON RAPIDS, MN from suburban PLYMOUTH, MN to the WELLS FARGO CENTER downtown and upgrade from 170 to 250 watts; it presently carries EMF's K-LOVE format.