Kentucky, Mississippi FM Translators Change Hands
October 15, 2014 at 2:11 PM (PT)
WAY MEDIA, INC. is selling W256CF/MASONVILLE, KY to TOWNSQUARE MEDIA OF EVANSVILLE/OWENSBORO, INC. for $42.500. The translator will rebroadcast News-Talk WOMI-A/OWENSBORO.
In other filings with the FCC, GOFORTH MEDIA, INC. is selling W227AP/LUCEDALE, MS and W295AJ/JACKSON, MS to ETERNITY RECORDS CO. LLC for $12,000.
CORNING COMMUNITY COLLEGE has requested an extension of its Silent STA for WCEB/CORNING, NY due to wiring issues as part of construction at its facility.
GRAND VIEW UNIVERSITY has filed for a Silent STA for low power FM KGVC-LP/DES MOINES, IA due to the school's "major budget problems."
KGY, INC. has closed on the sale of News-Talk KGY-A/OLYMPIA, WA to SACRED HEART RADIO for $250,000. The station is flipping to Religion, with the News-Talk format continuing on FM translator K237FR via an HD2 channel of Country KYYO (SOUTH SOUND COUNTRY KAYO).
BRIGHAM YOUNG UNIVERSITY-IDAHO has closed on the sale of K236BS/JEROME COUNTY, ID to LOCALLY OWNED RADIO, LLC for $41,750.
And AGNUS DEI COMMUNICATIONS, INC. has closed on the sale of K252EG/NORFOLK, NE to NEBRASKA RURAL RADIO ASSOCIATION for $25,000.
BOONVILLE BROADCASTING CO., INC. has closed on the sale of Classic Hits WEJK (CLASSIC HITS 107.1)/BOONVILLE-EVANSVILLE, IN to THE ORIGINAL COMPANY, INC. for $350,000. KALIL AND CO. served as excusive broker for the deal.
HAMPDEN-SYDNEY COLLEGE has surrendered its license for noncommercial WWHS-F/HAMPDEN-SYDNEY, VA.
The license of BEST MEDIA, INC. for W208AU/MASSAPEQUA, LONG ISLAND, NY has been cancelled by the FCC and its applications for license renewal and a minor facility change have been dismissed.
ENTERCOM's licenses for News-Talk WRKO-A, Sports WEEI-A, Sports WEEI-F, and Active Rock WAAF/ BOSTON were renewed over the informal objections of the late IRENE M. STOLZ, based on the long-running conflict between ENTERCOM and the STOLZ family over the sale of KWOD/SACRAMENTO.
iHEARTMEDIA's license for News-Talk WJNO-A/WEST PALM BEACH was renewed over the objection of MILO VANNUCCI, who complained that the station airs "predominantly conservative talk" and "does not clearly delineate between news and talk. . . thereby confusing the public as to what constitutes fact versus opinion."
And granted new low power FM construction permits were:
NEW DAY GLOBAL MISSION, ROCHESTER, NY
HISPANIC AMERICAN CULTURAL COUNCIL INC., NEW BRITAIN, CT
EVANGEL CATHEDRAL OF SPARTANBURG, SPARTANBURG, SC
SABBATH INCORPORATED, INDIANAPOLIS, IN
LA NUEVA RADIO RESTAURACION 1620 AM INC, NEW BRITAIN, CT
SAND POINT ARTS AND CULTURAL EXCHANGE, MAGNUSON PARK, WA
MIRA THEATRE GUILD, VALLEJO, CA
KMIH.ORG RADIO BOOSTER CLUB, SEATTLE, WA
In a deal yet to appear in the FCC database, PEMBROOK PINES, INC. is selling Country WZKZ (KZ102)/ALFRED-WELLSVILLE, NY to SOUND COMMUNICATIONS, LLC for an undisclosed price. DICK FOREMAN of RICHARD A. FOREMAN ASSOCIATES, INC. served as exclusive broker for the deal.