Prices Revealed For Alpha-Buckley/Bakersfield-Merced, Journal-Envision/Wichita Deals
October 16, 2014 at 4:08 AM (PT)
The price for ALPHA MEDIA's purchase of Top 40 KLLY (KELLY 95.3)/OILDALE-BAKERSFIELD, News-Talk simulcast KNZR-A/BAKERSFIELD-KNZR-F/SHAFTER, CA, Rhythmic Oldies KKBB (GROOVE 99.3)/BAKERSFIELD, Top 40/Rhythmic KHTN (HOT 104.7)/PLANADA-MERCED, CA, and Country KUBB/MARIPOSA-MERCED, CA from BUCKLEY BROADCASTING is $5.8 million, according to the contract filed with the FCC. The dollar amount was not disclosed in the original announcement of the deal.
The previously-undisclosed price for JOURNAL BROADCAST GROUP's spin-off sale of Classic Country KFTI (CLASSIC COUNTRY 92.3)/NEWTON-WICHITA, KS to ENVISION BROADCAST NETWORK, LLC is $1.55 million. The price appears in the contract filed with the formal paperwork at the FCC.
UNITED AUDIO CORP. is selling Easy Listening KNXR/ROCHESTER, MN to GREG JENSEN's HOMETOWN BROADCASTING OF ROCHESTER, INC. for $1.1 million if the buyer acquires the seller's interest in SILVER CREEK TALL TOWERS ASSOCIATES or $714,910 if the buyer opts not to buy the interest in the tower company and instead negotiates a lease for space on the tower.
CUMULUS MEDIA's RADIO LICENSE HOLDING CBC, LLC has applied for a Silent STA for WARM-A/SCRANTON due to transmitter failure.
RED MOUNTAIN BROADCASTING, LLC has closed on the sale of W265CG/TUSCALOOSA, AL to EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION for $500 as part of a settlement agreement with the seller's MARK SNOW.
CALVARY CHAPEL OF OMAHA has closed on the sale of K277CA/LINCOLN, NE to DIGITY 3E LICENSE, LLC for $250,000. The translator will rebroadcast Talk KFOR-A/LINCOLN.
In a deal yet to be filed with the FCC, MAPLETON BROADCASTING is selling five SAN LUIS OBISPO market stations -- Eclectic KPYG (KPIG, repeating sister KPIG/FREEDOM, CA)/CAYUCOS, Classic Rock simulcast KXTZ/PISMO BEACH-KXDZ/TEMPLETON (93.5 THE BEACH), Top 40 KWWV (WILD 106.1)/SANTA MARGARITA, and AC KYNS-A-K229AK (B93.7)/SAN LUIS OBISPO -- to ERIC FAHNOE's DIMES MEDIA for an undisclosed price, according to the PASO ROBLES DAILY NEWS. FAHNOE is a member of the BUCKLEY family that owns BUCKLEY BROADCASTING (nephew of the late RICK BUCKLEY, grandson of founder RICHARD DIMES BUCKLEY).
Low power FM construction permits have been granted to:
- CRESCENT HILL RADIO INC. , LOUISVILLE, KY
- SEMM FOUNDATION, COLUMBUS, OH
- RICHMOND RADIO, INC., RICHMOND, KY
- SOMALI AMERICAN COMMUNITY, MINNEAPOLIS, MN
- SYRACUSE COMMUNITY RADIO, INC., SYRACUSE, NY
- ART FM, INC., LOUISVILLE, KY
- CENTRAL OHIO GREEN EDUCATION FUND, COLUMBUS, OH
- OHIO VALLEY PEACE, WHEELING, WV
- THE HARAMBEE ACADEMY, INC., DUBLIN, OH