Family Stations Sells Rapid City FM
May 1, 2015 at 1:06 PM (PT)
FAMILY STATIONS, INC. is selling noncommercial Religion KQFR/RAPID CITY, SD to REAL PRESENCE RADIO for $200,000.
In other filings with the FCC, COMMUNITY BROADCASTING, INC. is selling W229BN/CARBONDALE, IL to SOUTHERN ILLINOIS RADIO GROUP, INC. for $24,000. The translator will rebroadcast News-Talk WINI-A/MURPHYSBORO, IL.
CUMULUS LICENSING LLC has requested another extension of its Silent STA for KSTB/CRYSTAL BEACH, TX, knocked off the air by Hurricane Ike and unable to return on a permanent basis since.
MATADORS, LLC has requested an extension of its Silent STA for WQMS-A/QUITMAN, MS due to technical problems.
Receiver SCOTT SAVAGE has filed for a Silent STA for WJSJ/FERNANDINA BEACH, FL due to the end of a time brokerage agreement.
EAGLE'S NEST FELLOWSHIP CHURCH has closed on the sale of Contemporary Christian WKNZ (88.7 THE BRIDGE)/HARRINGTON, DE to THE BRIDGE OF HOPE for $700,000.
FRONT RANGE SPORTS NETWORK has closed on the sale of Triple A KDSP (OPENAIR)/GREENWOOD VILLAGE-DENVER, CO to COLORADO PUBLIC RADIO for $5.75 million.
And FAMILY LIFE MINISTRIES, INC. has closed on the sale of W284AP/BUFFALO, NY to ENTERCOM BUFFALO LICENSE, LLC for $125,000. The translator will rebroadcast WTSS-HD2, a simulcast of Talk WBEN-A.
Also, ALPHA MEDIA has closed on its purchase of COAST RADIO COMPANY AC KUIC/VACAVILLE-NAPA-FAIRFIELD, CA and booster KUIC-FM2/VALLEJO (KUIC, INC.), AC KKIQ/LIVERMORE, CA and boosters KKIQ-FM-1/HAYWARD and KKIQ-FM-2/TRACY (KKIQ. INC.), and AC KKDV/WALNUT CREEK, CA and its booster KKDV-FM-3/MARTINEZ, CA (CONTRA COSTA COUNTY RADIO, INC.) for $11,150,000 and its purchase of the FREE-LANCE STAR stations -- Country WFLS, News-Talk WNTX-A-W234BS, Top 40/Rhythmic WVBX (99.3 THE VIBE), and Classic Rock WWUZ (96.9 THE ROCK)/FREDERICKSBURG, VA -- from SANDTON CAPITAL for $8.1 million.
Low power FM construction permits have been granted to EARTH ON-THE-AIR INDEPENDENT MEDIA at SEATTLE, WA and HOWELL FAMILY CONSULTANT INC. at ORLANDO, FL .
In CANADA, the CRTC approved JIM PATTISON BROADCAST GROUP LP's application to move and decrease the power of CHQX-FM-3/BIG RIVER, SK, a retransmitter of Active Rock CHQX (MIX 101)/PRINCE ALBERT, SK. The move was necessitated by irreparable damage to the station's tower; the new facility will drop power from 1,900 to 1,400 watts maximum ERP and from 104.5 to 86.9 meters.