Arizona Noncommercial FM Permit Sold For $700,000
March 2, 2015 at 4:50 AM (PT)
ARIZONA COMMUNITY MEDIA FOUNDATION is selling the construction permit for noncommercial KPNG/CHANDLER, AZ to EAST VALLEY INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY DISTRICT #401 for $700,000 in a promissory note. The station is licensed to PHOENIX suburb CHANDLER but will primarily reach the desert area south of the metro behind SOUTH MOUNTAIN from a tower off Interstate 8.
In other filings with the FCC, control of JAMES CRYSTAL RADIO/JCE LICENSES, LLC/JAMES CRYSTAL LICENSES, L.L.C. 's News-Talk WFTL-A, Sports WMEN-A (640 SPORTS), and Ethnic Religion WFLL-A/WEST PALM BEACH-FORT LAUDERDALE, and Gospel-Brokered KBXD-A/DALLAS is being moved into Debtor-in-Possession status in advance of TODAY's Chapter 11 auction of the stations.
WMGY RADIO, INC. is selling Southern Gospel WMGY-A/MONTGOMERY, AL to TERRY L. BARBER for $60,000 plus a time brokerage agreement before closing.
M&M BROADCASTING LLC is selling KADD/LOGANDALE, NV and booster KADD-FM1/LOGANDALE to GOLDEN CITY BROADCAST, LLC.
TOMAHAWK LIGHT BROADCASTING, INC. is transferring noncommercial Silent WGBT/TOMAHAWK, WI to RADIO 74 INTERNATIONALE for no consideration.
MT. RUSHMORE BROADCASTING, INC. has requested Silent STAs for KRAL-A and KIQZ/RAWLINS, WY due to the employees "unexpectedly" resigning and the difficulty finding new employees at the remote location.
WILLIAMS LIFE RADIO has filed for a Silent STA for low power FM KCGW-LP/EDGAR, NE due to vandalism.
CENTRAL FLORIDA EDUCATIONAL FOUNDATION, INC. has applied for an extension of its Silent STA for W274BB/HAINES CITY, FL while its collapsed tower is rebuilt.
And HUBBARD BROADCASTING has closed on the purchase of 16 radio stations from OMNI BROADCASTING COMPANY in the ALEXANDRIA, BEMIDJI, BRAINERD and WADENA, MN markets for $8 million. The stations include Country KIKV (KIK FM)/SAUK CENTRE and Oldies KULO (COOL 94.3)/ALEXANDRIA in the ALEXANDRIA market; AC KKZY (KZY 95.5), Country KBHP (KB101), and Sports KBUN-A-K235BP/BEMIDJI, Classic Hits WQXJ (CLASSIC HITS 104.5)/BLACKDUCK, and Classic Rock KLLZ (Z99)/WALKER in the BEMIDJI market; and Classic Rock KLIZ-F (THE POWER LOON), AC WJJY, Oldies KUAL (COOL 103.5), Sports KLIZ-A (THE FAN), and News-Talk KVBR-A/BRAINERD, Country KBLB (B93.3)/NISSWA, Country KKWS (K106) and Classic Country KWAD-A/WADENA, and Classic Country KNSP-A/STAPLES in the BRAINERD-WADENA market.