Colorado AM Sold, Puerto Rico AM Reacquired From Divestiture Trust
December 27, 2016 at 12:41 PM (PT)
PILGRIM COMMUNICATIONS, INC. is selling News-Talk KSKE-A/BUENA VISTA, CO to MONTE SPEARMAN for $35,000. The application also lists a sale by PILGRIM of KRCN-A/LONGMONT, CO to SPEARMAN, but KRCN was sold to CATHOLIC RADIO NETWORK and the transfer consummated in MARCH.
In other filings with the FCC, INTERNATIONAL BROADCASTING CORP. is taking Spanish News-Talk WBYM-A (METRO RADIO, formerly WRSJ-A)/BAYAMON, PR back from IBC DIVESTITURE TRUST. The sale of Spanish News-Talk WVOZ-A (RADIO VOZ 1580)/MOROVIS, PR by IBC enables the company to reacquire WBYM, which the trust tried and failed to sell.
LARRY and PAMELA NELSON are transferring half of their interests in NELSON ENTERPRISES, INC., licensee of AC WSPY-F/PLANO, IL; NELSON MULTIMEDIA, INC., licensee of Adult Standards WSPY-A/GENEVA, IL; DEKALB COUNTY BROADCASTERS, INC., licensee of News-Talk WLBK-A/DEKALB, IL and Oldies WSQR-A/SYCAMORE, IL; and GRUNDY COUNTY BROADCASTERS, INC., licensee of Classic Hits WCSJ-A and Classic Hits WCSJ-F/MORRIS, IL and AC WJDK-F/SENECA, IL to JENNIFER NELSON BECKMAN and DOUGLAS NELSON in a stock swap that will give BECKMAN and DOUGLAS NELSON control of the licensees and leave LARRY and PAMELA NELSON with 12.5% each plus control of WSPY-TV, INC., licensee of W245CE/MORRIS, IL.
REFUGE MEDIA GROUP has closed on the sale of W264CX/VIRGINIA, MN to Q MEDIA PROPERTIES, LLC for $40,000. The buyer plans to move the translator to rebroadcast Adult Standards WCMP-A/PINE CITY, MN.
And the STATE UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK has closed on the sale of W222AT/HAMILTON, NY to WURD RADIO, LLC for $75,000; the buyer plans to move the translator to rebroadcast News-Talk WURD-A/PHILADELPHIA.