Marfa Public Radio Wins Bidding For KOCV/Odessa
February 23, 2011 at 4:12 AM (PT)
MARFA PUBLIC RADIO has won the bidding for ODESSA COLLEGE noncommercial KOCV/ODESSA, TX, and the ODESSA AMERICAN reports that MARFA was the only one of three bidders to propose paying to move the station's tower off-campus to a new location north of the city. MARFA will pay $300,000 for the station, half in cash and half in sponsorships.
MARFA's bid topped opposing bids from TEXAS PUBLIC RADIO and TEXAS TECH's SOUTH PLAINS RADIO.