College Acquires LPFM In Geneva, NY
January 16, 2015 at 4:10 AM (PT)
SMITH CENTER FOR THE ARTS is transferring the license for low-power FM WHWS-LP/GENEVA, NY to HOBART AND WILLIAM SMITH COLLEGES for no consideration. WHWS-LP will be operated as a student-run station; HOBART AND WILLIAM SMITH COLLEGES owns full-power noncommercial Triple A-News/Talk WEOS (FINGER LAKES PUBLIC RADIO)/GENEVA, NY and an interest in noncommercial Triple A WITH/ITHACA, NY.
In other filings with the FCC, EAGLE BLUFF ENTERPRISES has requested an extension of its Silent STA for KDFN-A/DONIPHAN, MO because "the roof of the transmitter building developed a leak."
URBAN RADIO LICENSES, LLC has filed for Silent STAs for WLAY-A/MUSCLE SHOALS, AL and WVNA-A/TUSCUMBIA, AL due to the loss of its transmitter sites and its financial troubles; The station is seeking a non-profit to which it can donate the licenses or a minority-owned entity to which it can sell.
CHAPARRAL BROADCASTING, INC. has closed on the sale of Adult Hits KBXI (MOJO 92.5)/PARK CITY-BILLINGS, MT to KURTIS ANTHONY BREUNIG's ANTHONY MEDIA INC. for $650,000 plus a bonus of 20% of the excess sale price if the station is resold for more than $650,000 within five years of closing. ANTHONY (air talent KURT ANTHONY) operates the station under a time brokerage agreement in effect since 2010.
GOFORTH MEDIA, INC. has closed on the sale of W227AP/LUCEDALE, MS and W295AJ/JACKSON, MS to ETERNITY RECORDS CO. LLC for $12,000.
And REFUGE MEDIA GROUP has closed on the sale of K218DK/BLOOMINGTON, MN and K293BA/ELKO, MN to MINN-IOWA CHRISTIAN BROADCASTING, INC. for $147,000.