North Carolina FM, Wyoming Construction Permit Sold
June 10, 2015 at 3:52 AM (PT)
MAX RADIO OF THE CAROLINAS LICENSES LLC is selling Country WQDK (99.3 THE BULL)/GATESVILLE-ELIZABETH CITY, NC to ICON BROADCASTING, INC. for $100,000 less LMA fees incurred before closing.
In other filings with the FCC, VIC MICHAEL's KONA COAST RADIO, LLC is selling the construction permit for KREO/JAMES TOWN, WY to CLIFTON R. TOPP's RED DESERT COMMUNICATIONS, LLC for $10,000.
GEORGIA-CAROLINA RADIOCASTING CO., LLC is selling W288CR/CASHIERS, NC and W262CO/ASHEVILLE, NC to SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF NORTH CAROLINA, LLC for $125,000.
MARCONI BROADCASTING FOUNDATION is transferring low power FM WIFL-LP/WEIRSDALE, FL to LAKE WEIR CHAMBER OF COMMERCE for $10,000, which the parties say represents less than the depreciated fair market value of the station's equipment and facilities.
OZARK MEDIA has requested a Silent STA for KELE-A/MOUNTAIN GROVE, MO "due to a malfunctioning transmitter, which died MAY 23rd, 2015."
ASHEVILLE EDUCATIONAL ASSOCIATION, INC. has filed for a Silent STA for WLFA/ASHEVILLE, NC "due to the loss of a program provider and for financial reasons" and while it awaits transfer to a new owner. The station is being sold to RADIO TRAINING NETWORK, INC. for $500,000; it formerly simulcast Contemporary Christian WLFJ (HIS RADIO 91.3)/GREENVILLE, SC.
TIMMER COMMUNICATIONS has closed on the sale of Variety WGPA-A (SUNNY 1100)/BETHLEHEM, PA to CC BROADCASTING LLC for $95,000
And although ASCAP has continued its challenge of the deal, PANDORA RADIO has closed on the purchase of Hot AC KXMZ (HITS 102.7)/BOX ELDER-RAPID CITY, SD from CONNOISSEUR MEDIA for $600,000.
Also, N I C E CORP. has been granted a new low power FM station in BOULDER, CO.