WTWK-A/Plattsburgh, NY Sold; College Finds Buyer For FM It Shut Down
July 26, 2016 at 4:07 AM (PT)
STEVEN A. SILBERBERG's RADIO BROADCASTING SERVICES, INC. and MONTPELIER BROADCASTING, INC. are selling, respectively, Business Talk WTWK-A (BLOOMBERG 1070) and translator W242BS/PLATTSBURGH, NY to AARON and JESSICA ISHMAEL's A & J RADIO LLC for $140,000 ($10,000 down, $7,500 at closing, $122,500 in a promissory note).
In other filings with the FCC, HASTINGS COLLEGE, which recently shut down student-run noncommercial Variety KFKX/HASTINGS, NE, is selling the station license to BOTT BROADCASTING's COMMUNITY BROADCASTING, INC. for $37,500. The station will be operated primarily as a satellite of Religion KSIV/ST. LOUIS, with the buyer requesting a waiver to locate KFKX's main studio at the latter station.
The STATE UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK is selling W266CL/MARATHON, NY to WXXI PUBLIC BROADCASTING COUNCIL INC. for $50,000. The buyer plans to move the translator to rebroadcast noncommercial News-Talk WXXI-A/ROCHESTER, NY. SUNY is also selling W222AT/HAMILTON, NY to WURD RADIO, LLC for $75,000; the primary station is listed as SUNY-OSWEGO noncommercial WRVO/OSWEGO, NY, but the buyer owns News-Talk WURD-A/PHILADELPHIA and the contract notes that the buyer plans to move the translator under the AM Revitalization 250-mile rule.
CSN INTERNATIONAL is selling W260CP/ANGOLA, IN to WJER RADIO, LLC for $40,000. The buyer plans to move the translator to rebroadcast AC-Oldies-Full Service WJER-A/DOVER-NEW PHILADELPHIA, OH.
TOCCOA FALLS COLLEGE has closed on the sale of noncommercial Contemporary Christian WRAF and student station WTXR (THE EAGLE 89.7)/TOCCOA FALLS, GA; Contemporary Christian WEPC/BELTON, SC; Gospel WPFJ-A and W265AZ/FRANKLIN, NC; and W221AZ/LILBURN, GA to RADIO TRAINING NETWORK, INC. for $2.1 million.
The FCC has dismissed petitions for reconsideration of the grant of a construction permit for low power WJPC-LP/CHICAGO to URBANMEDIA ONE.
And the renewal of S V COMMUNICATIONS INC,'s license for WPFD-A/FAIRVIEW, TN has been dismissed by the Commission.