EMF Swaps In Central California
August 16, 2016 at 4:05 AM (PT)
CESAR CHAVEZ FOUNDATION is swapping noncommercial Regional Mexican-Farm Workers KUFW (LA CAMPESINA 90.5 FM)/WOODLAKE-VISALIA, CA to EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION for noncommercial Contemporary Christian KVPW (AIR 1)/KINGSBURG-FRESNO, CA and K296GH/PORTERVILLE, CA.
In other filings with the FCC, THOMAS E. COPENHAVER's T.E.C. 2 BROADCASTING, INC. is selling Classic Rock WOLD-F/MARION, VA to CDM BROADCASTING, INC. and COPENHAVER's T.E.C.O. BROADCASTING, INC. is selling Country WZVA (THUNDER COUNTRY 103.5)/MARION, VA to CDM BROADCASTING, INC. for $651,039 plus a time brokerage agreement before closing.
iHEARTMEDIA's CAPSTAR TX LLC has applied for a Silent STA for WLRO-A/DENHAM SPRINGS, LA due to the historic floods hitting that area of LOUISIANA.
CULTURAL ENERGY has requested a Silent STA for KCEI/RED RIVER, NM while it relocates.
RANDY WACHTER's BROADCAST ENTERPRISES INC., following yesterday's filing on KQQX/HERMANN, MO, has also filed a Silent STA form for KXQX/ELSBERRY, MO with a complaint that court-appointed receiver DENNIS WALLACE put the station back on the air "against my wishes without my involvement." The filing repeats WACHTER's allegation that the situation qualifies as "identity theft." WACHTER was sued for nonpayment of debt for the stations and the court appointed WALLACE as receiver.
GOSPEL TO THE NATIONS MINISTRIES, INC. has closed on the donation of the license of Variety KWJP (89.7 FM EAGLE ONE)/PAOLA, KS to UNIFIED PENTECOSTAL LOCAL CHURCHES, INC. and the sale of the equipment to ISMAEL LOPEZ, an employee of the donee, for $55,000, payable at a rate of $300/month with no interest.
FELLOWSHIP BAPTIST CHURCH has closed on the transfer of low power FM WVVP-LP/MARIETTA, OH to MARIETTA-WILLIAMSTOWN EDUCATIONAL ASSOCIATION for no consideration.
iHEARTMEDIA's CITICASTERS LICENSES, INC. has closed on the sale of K253BK/EAST GRAND FORKS, MN to LEIGHTON RADIO HOLDINGS, INC. for $20,000. The buyer plans to move the translator to rebroadcast Sports KJJK-A (THE GAME)/FERGUS FALLS, MN.
And PROGRESSIVE BROADCASTING SYSTEM, INC. has closed on the sale of W270BL/ELKHART, IN to FIRST FAMILY BROADCASTING, INC. for $30,000. The buyer plans to move the translator to rebroadcast Adult Standards WERT-A/VAN WERT, OH.