EMF Buys Jackson, MS Pair
November 8, 2011 at 3:56 AM (PT)
BACKYARD BROADCASTING is selling Adult Hits WWJK (94.7 JACK FM)/JACKSON, MS and Active Rock WRXW (ROCK 93.9)/PEARL-JACKSON, MS to EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION for $2 million ($657,000 cash, $1.325 million in a promissory note).
In other filings with the FCC, WADE FETZER is selling NORTHERN STAR BROADCASTING, L.L.C., licensee of eight stations in MICHIGAN -- Country WMKC (BIG COUNTRY)/INDIAN RIVER, Classic Rock WCBY-A (BIG COUNTRY GOLD)/SHEBOYGAN, Classic Rock simulcast THE BEAR (WAVC/MIO, WLJZ/MACKINAW CITY, WGFN/GLEN ARBOR, WCKC/CADILLAC), and Rock simulcast REAL ROCK 105.1/95.5 (WGFM/CHEYBOYGAN-WJZJ/GLEN ARBOR) -- to REYNOLDS COMMUNICATIONS, INC. for $1.8 million ($1.2 million cash, the rest in a promissory note) plus the proceeds of the previously-reported separate sale of Silent WIHC/NEWBERRY, MI to o WEST CENTRAL MICHIGAN MEDIA MINISTRIES for $150,000.
JCE LICENSES, LLC (JAMES CRYSTAL ENTERPRISES) is selling Classic Country KCKN-A/ROSWELL, NM to RADIO VISION CRISTIANA for $500,000 ($200,000 in cash, $150,000 in a promissory note, and $150,000 as a charitable donation). The station will operate as a satellite of Spanish Religion WWRV-A/NEW YORK from studios in PATERSON, NJ.
CONNER MEDIA CORPORATION is selling FM translator W276BR/ROSE HILL, NC to GRACE MISSIONARY BAPTIST CHURCH d/b/a GRACE CHRISTIAN SCHOOL for $55,000 ($10,000 cash, $45,000 in a promissory note).
CATHOLIC BISHOP OF NORTHERN ALASKA is transferring Religion KNOM-A-F/NOME, AK to KNOM RADIO MISSION, INC., a new entity spun off from the Bishop, with the Mission taking out a loan of $430,000 to be repaid over 20 years at 0% interest.
NATIVE MEDIA RESOURCE CENTER has applied for a Silent STA for KGUA/GUALALA, CA due to interference to noncommercial Talk KQED-F/SAN FRANCISCO.
HI-LINE RADIO FELLOWSHIP, INC. has applied for a Silent STA for KMTJ/COLUMBUS, MT "until staffing issues are resolved."
And THE RICHARD STOCKTON COLLEGE OF NEW JERSEY has applied for a Silent STA for WLFR/POMONA, NJ while awaiting a replacement for its power supply.