Radio Disney Sells WRDZ-A/Chicago To Polnet
July 30, 2015 at 3:56 AM (PT)
RADIO DISNEY CHICAGO, LLC is selling WRDZ-A/LA GRANGE-CHICAGO. IL to POLNET COMMUNICATIONS, LTD. for $3.45 million. POLNET owns brokered Ethnic WKTA-A/EVANSTON, brokered Ethnic WEEF-A/DEERFIELD, IL, Polish WNVR-A (POLSKIE RADIO CHICAGO)/VERNON HILLS, IL, and Spanish WPJX-A/ZION, IL in the CHICAGO area, as well as holding 75% of WPVN-CD/AURORA-CHICAGO, which airs TUFF TV and several Ethnic networks.
In other filings with the FCC, EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION is selling K254AM/FORT SMITH, AR to G2 MEDIA GROUP, LLC for $40,000. The translator will rebroadcast News-Talk KYHN-A/FORT SMITH.
JOHN A. HAIN, JR. is selling W243AP/FISH POND, AL to RED MOUNTAIN VENTURES, LLC for $35,000.
And ROCKET RADIO CORP. has requested an extension of its Silent STA for K247CF/PAYSON, AZ while repairs are undertaken at its new tower.
WIOO RADIO INC. has been granted a power increase for Classic Country WIOO-A/CARLISLE, PA from 1,000-watts days to 15,000-watts days and 2,720 watts in critical hours subject to sunrise and sunset at co-channel ESPN Sports WMVP-A (ESPN 1000)/CHICAGO. As FYBUSH.COM reports, the station previously held a construction permit for a frequency change from 1000 AM to 1010 AM, gaining a power increase from 1,000-watts days nondirectional to 5,000 watts days and 60 watts at night with separate three-tower directional patterns, but never built it and ran into opposition to a competing application by RADIO ONE News-Talk WOLB-A/BALTIMORE, which appealed after WIOO's original application was dismissed, allowing WOLB to jump in with its own proposal, then reinstated nunc pro tunc, disallowing WOLB's application.
IGLESIA SANANDO LAS HERIDAS has been granted a construction permit for a new low power FM at RENTON, WA.