Deer Hunting Knocks Texas Station Off The Air; Oxnard Translator Sold
February 13, 2015 at 3:15 PM (PT)
COBRA BROADCASTING CO. has requested a Silent STA for KBRA/FREER, TX due to antenna damage from deer hunting in the area. The antenna was damaged on or about JANUARY 17th, in the last weekend of deer hunting season.
In other filings with the FCC, LIFE ON THE WAY COMMUNICATIONS, INC. is selling K271CA/OXNARD, CA to LAZER LICENSES, LLC for $75,000. The translator will rebroadcast Ranchera KOXR-A (LA MEXICANA 910)/OXNARD.
PENFOLD COMMUNICATIONS, INC. has applied for a Silent STA for WJIK/FULTON, AL due to equipment failure.
RADIO 74 INTERNATIONALE has filed for an extension of its Silent STA for KSJL/STRASBURG, CO while it works on a new site.
KM RADIO OF LOVELADY LLC has requested an extension of its Silent STA for KHMR/LOVELADY, TX for financial reasons.
QUICKSILVER BROADCASTING LLC has applied for an extension of its Silent STA for W256AG/WAUSAU, WI due to "continued financial difficulties."
And COMMUNITY PUBLIC RADIO, INC. has closed on the sale of W272DI/ROANOKE, VA to TODD P. ROBINSON's WVJT, LLC for $104,000. The translator will simulcast News-Talk WFJX-A (FOX RADIO 910)/ROANOKE.
In a deal yet to appear in the FCC database, RADIO DISNEY is selling WMYM-A/MIAMI to ACTUALIDAD RADIO GROUP, owner of crosstown Spanish News-Talk WURN-A (ACTUALIDAD 1020 AM)/KENDALL-MIAMI, for an undisclosed price.
CENTRO CRISTIANO OASIS DE BENDICION, INC. has been granted a construction permit for a new low power FM station at AUGUSTA, GA.
In CANADA, RADIO ACADIE LTÉE has been granted an FM frequency to which it can move CJVA-A/CARAQUET, NB. The station will adjust its format from Acadian, Country, and Retro to add music from the '70s through the '90s and will target Adults 45-65 with 81 hours of local programming per week; the rest will be simulcasting from RADIO DE LA BAIE LTÉE French AC/Country CKLE/BATHURST, NB. The FM station will operate at 94.1 FM with 28,000 watts maximum ERP and antenna 65.7 meters above average terrain.