Townsquare Swaps WALL-A/Middletown, NY; Wichita FM Goes Back To Former Owner
August 18, 2015 at 4:06 AM (PT)
TOWNSQUARE MEDIA POUGHKEEPSIE LICENSES, LLC is swapping Regional Mexican WALL-A (FIERRO)/MIDDLETOWN, NY to BUD WILLIAMSON's DIGITAL RADIO BROADCASTING, INC. for W239AC/MIDDLETOWN. MIDHUDSONNEWS.COM reports that WALL will return to local programming with former brokered morning host MARK WEST returning for mornings. WALL's programming will air on three translators and the HD2 channel of TOWNSQUARE MEDIA Rock WPDH/POUGHKEEPSIE.
In other filings with the FCC, AIR CAPITOL MEDIA GROUP, LLC is selling AC KHLT-F (99.7 LITE FM)/BELLE PLAINE-WICHITA, KS back to former owner DANIEL D. SMITH's BAD GAS BROADCAST, LLC for forgiveness of $1,363,117.61 in debt plus an LMA before closing; the seller will pay the buyer $1,600 per month for three years under a promissory note. SMITH sold the station (then KANR) to AIR CAPITOL for $2 million in 2013.
HE'S ALIVE INC. is selling Religion WAIJ/GRANTSVILLE, MD to AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION for $10 plus up to $5,000 for legal fees and costs.
Trustee RODNEY D. TOW is selling the construction permit for a new FM in WAYNESBORO, GA to JOHN SMITH (designee for WILLIAM SMITH) for $29,000 as part of the bankruptcy process for ABLE RADIO CORPORATION and ACE RADIO CORPORATION.
And FAMILY LIFE BROADCASTING SYSTEM has requested an extension of its Silent STA for W232BH/HOLLY, MI while it builds its new facility.
Also, PEMBROOK PINES ELMIRA, LTD., via receiver RICHARD A. FOREMAN, has closed on the sale of Sports WELM-A, Oldies-Variety WEHH-A-W230BB and Top 40 WLVY (94 ROCK)/ELMIRA, NY; Country WOKN/SOUTHPORT, NY; W273AC and W229AS/CORNING, NY; and W229AR/WAVERLY, NY to GORDON ICHIKAWA's TOWER BROADCASTING LLC for $1.13 million.