Cumulus Spinoff WROK-F/Macon Sold By Joule To EMF
March 4, 2016 at 3:51 AM (PT)
JOULE BROADCASTING, LLC, the former VOLT RADIO, LLC trust spinning off stations after the CUMULUS-CITADEL merger, is selling Rock WROK-F (ROCK 105.5)/MACON, GA to EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION for $625,000.
In other filings with the FCC, the previously-undisclosed price for EL DORADO BROADCASTING's sale of Country KSNI (SUNNY COUNTRY 102.5) and News-Talk KSMX-A (NEWSTALK 1240)/SANTA MARIA, CA to AMERICAN GENERAL MEDIA is $1.5 million, according to the contract filed with the sale application to the Commission.
BEST MEDIA, INC. is selling W272DO/BRIDGEPORT, CT to CONNOISSEUR MEDIA LICENSES, LLC for $275,000. The listed primary station is Rock WPLR/NEW HAVEN.
PALMETTO MEDIA PARTNERS, LLC is selling W251BZ/ORANGEBURG, SC to FRED R. KEITH for $60,000.
COVENANT NETWORK is selling K273CG/LA BELLE, MO to QUINCY NEWSPAPERS' WGEM LICENSE, LLC for $25,000. The buyer plans to move the translator to rebroadcast Sports WGEN-A (ESPN 1440)/QUINCY, IL.
KFWB ASSET TRUST has closed on the sale of Sports KFWB-A (THE BEAST 980)/LOS ANGELES to CHARLIE BANTA's UNIVERSAL MEDIA ACCESS - KFWB-AM, LLC (MERCURY CAPITAL PARTNERS PRINCIPLE KFWB-AM LOS ANGELES FUND, L.P., sole member; MERCURY CAPITAL PRINCIPLE KFWB-AM GP, LLC, general partner) for $8 million.
PILGRIM COMMUNICATIONS, INC. has closed on the sale of Religion KRCN-A/LONGMONT-DENVER, CO to CATHOLIC RADIO NETWORK for $850,000. The buyer has been programming KRCN under a time brokerage agreement.
DANIEL D. SMITH's BAD GAS BROADCAST LLC has closed on the sale of Regional Mexican KHLT-F (LA RAZA 99.7)/BELLE PLAINE-WICHITA, KS to ALAN HSU and HONG ZHANG's LA RAZA, LLC for $1.65 million.
WILLIAM P. ROGERS has closed on the sale of W237AQ/KILLEN, AL to DAVID M. BAUGHN for $500.
RADIO MIRCHI INC., licensee of South Asian KMKY-A/OAKLAND, CA; NEW MEDIA BROADCASTING, INC., licensee of South Asian KIGS-A/HANFORD, CA; and SPICE RADIO, INC., licensee of KQEQ-A/FOWLER, CA have closed on the transfer of the licenses to commonly-controlled AKAL BROADCASTING CORPORATION. The directors of the transferors own 80% of the transferee.
And E-STRING WIRELESS, LTD. has closed on the sale of K298CB (formerly K299BN)/BEAUMONT, TX to MARTIN BROADCASTING, INC. for $70,000.