Sold: Vermont, Georgia FM Translators
April 23, 2010 at 4:26 AM (PT)
CUPID BROADCASTING, LLC is selling FM translators W236BQ/BURLINGTON, VT and W292DS/MONTPELIER, VT to CHRISTIAN MINISTRIES, INC. for $250,000.
In a separate transaction filed with the FCC, CALVARY BIBLE CHURCH's CHRISTIAN RADIO FELLOWSHIP is transferring FM translator W220AX/LUDLOW, VT to CHRISTIAN MINISTRIES, INC. for no consideration.
And COMMUNITY PUBLIC RADIO, INC. is selling FM translator W207BZ/WARNER ROBINS, GA to CLIFTON G. MOORE and WILLIAM G. BROWN's THE B&GRS for $19,500.
L.M. COMMUNICATIONS, L.L.C. has filed with the FCC for a Silent STA for WMON-A/MONTGOMERY, WV. The reason given is "financial duress of the region."
BALDRIDGE-DUMAS COMMUNICATIONS, INC. asks the FCC for permission to keep KWLA-A/MANY, LA "due to lack of financial viability caused by the economy. The licensee is making arrangements to return this station to on-air operational status by JUNE 30th, 2010." The station went dark JUNE 30th, 2009.
BROADCAST TOWERS, INC. is also asking for an extension of Silent STAs for FM translator W288BV/KEY WEST, W285/EK/MARATHON, FL, and W297AS/ISLAMORADA, FL, citing a pending sale to WESTMINSTER ACADEMY and the process of locating a site for a long-term lease.