Blueberry Closes On Clear Channel/Maine Deal
July 29, 2008 at 2:12 PM (PT)
LOUIS VITALI and BRUCE BIETTE's BLUEBERRY BROADCASTING, LLC has closed on the purchase of 17 MAINE stations from CLEAR CHANNEL for $11 million.
The stations include Talk WCME/BOOTHBAY HARBOR, Sports trimulcast WIGY/MADISON-WRKD-A/ROCKLAND-WFAU-A/GARDINER (FOX SPORTS MAINE), Rock WTOS/SKOWHEGAN, Country WMCM (REAL COUNTRY 103.3)/ROCKLAND, Oldies WABK/GARDINER, AC WKCG (STAR 101)/AUGUSTA, Talk WABI-A and Top 40 WWBX (B-97)/BANGOR, AC WKSQ (KISS 94.5)/ELLSWORTH, Talk WVOM/HOWLAND, Country WBFB/BELFAST, Oldies WGUY (OLDIES 102.1)/DEXTER, Alternative WFZX (THE FOX)/SEARSPOINT, Country WLKE (LUCKY 99)/BAR HARBOR, and Classic Hits WQSS (102.5 THE PEAK)/CAMDEN. BLUEBERRY separately spun WGUY and WFZX off to the KALIL HOLDING GROUP for resale.
KALIL AND CO. was exclusive broker for the deal.