FCC Applications 9/11: Clear Channel Finalizing DC Translator Move-In

FCC Update Translator Construction Permit Applications

Translator Moves For the past several months we've watched Clear Channel take steps to move 94.3 W232CB Frederick, MD down I-270 towards Washington, DC. Most recently it gained a Construction Permit to move to 104.9 licensed to Rockville with 250 watts at 112 meters. Now Clear Channel has … [Read more...]

FCC Applications 9/4

FCC Update Translator Construction Permit Applications

Sales Virginia Tech Foundation sells the CP for 92.1 W221CF Harrisonburg, VA to Verstanding Broadcasting for $62,500. Verstandig has applied to upgrade W221CF from 6 watts at 482.9 meters to 250 watts at 130 meters rebroadcasting News/Talk 550 WSVA Harrisonburg (Coverage Map). MCC Radio acquires … [Read more...]

FCC Applications 8/28: Houston Translator Upgrade & Sale

FCC Update Translator Construction Permit Applications

Sales & Moves Primera Iglesia Evangelica de Apostoles y Progfeta's 106.1 K291CE Rosenberg, TX has been sold to The RAFFT Corporation for $100,000, a $50,000 time brokerage agreement, and providing the seller with a replacement translator for no cost. The sale comes after K291CE applies to increase … [Read more...]

NRG Media Acquires Woodward’s Waterloo Stations

NRG Media Woodward Communications 105.7 KOKZ Rock 108 KFMW 1540 KXEL 1330 KWLO Waterloo Cedar Rapids

Update 8/25: NRG Media will be paying $3.55 million for the four Woodward stations in Waterloo. Original Report 8/22: NRG Media has acquired Woodward Communication's four stations in Waterloo, IA for an as yet undisclosed price. Included in the sale are Classic Hits 105.7 KOKZ, Active Rock … [Read more...]

FCC Applications 8/21

FCC Update Translator Construction Permit Applications

Station Moves With its CP to sign-on set to expire at the end of the month, The Gabriel Project has applied to modify 95.9 WGPI Columbus, IN to operate with 6kW at 46 meters (Coverage Map) in order to get the station on-air in time. Great Plains Media has applied for a booster for its Country … [Read more...]

FCC Applications 8/17

FCC Update Translator Construction Permit Applications

Translator Moves Calvary Chapel of Costa Mesa has amended its application for 96.9 K245AI San Pasqual, CA to relocate to San Diego with 250 watts at 560 meters rebroadcasting Univision's 102.9 KLQV (Coverage Map). Reach Communications 92.1 W221CE Wesley Chapel South, FL applies to shift to 102.9 … [Read more...]

EMF Acquires WKTZ/WJAX Jacksonville

WJAX 47 WTEV-TV WFOX-TV 30 WAWS Cox Jacksonville Jones College 95.9 The Fox

Educational Media Foundation is acquiring Jones College's pair of stations in Jacksonville, FL. Beautiful Music 90.9 WKTZ-FM and Adult Standards 1220 WJAX will be transferred to the Christian operator for $3,375,000. Despite not owning any other stations, Jones College will retain the rights to … [Read more...]

FCC Applications 8/10

FCC Update Translator Construction Permit Applications

Sales Calvary Chapel of Omaha has sold the CP for 94.9 K235CD Omaha to Clear Channel for $225,000. Clear Channel intends to rebroadcast an HD subchannel of 96.1 KISO on the translator. American General Media acquires 106.9 K295AZ Buttonwillow, CA from First Ventures Capital Partners for … [Read more...]

Clear Channel To Modify Three Signals To Upgrade 101.7 Boston

101.7 The Bull WBWL Lynn Boston B101 B101.5 WWBB Providence Cool 102 101.9 WCIB Falmouth Cape Cod

Clear Channel has applied to downgrade a pair of signals in New England to upgrade one in Boston. As first outlined by Northeast Radio Watch, Country "101.7 The Bull" WBWL Lynn/Boston will remain at its current location at One Financial Center in Boston with 1.7kW at 191 meters, but convert to a … [Read more...]

FCC Applications 7/31: More Power For NYC Translator

FCC Update Translator Construction Permit Applications

Translator Changes Bridgelight LLC is seeking to increase the power of its CP for 95.1 W236CH Fort Greene, NY from 10 to 99 watts. The translator will cover Manhattan, Brooklyn, and Hudson County NJ from 4 Times Square via Cumulus' 94.7 WNSH-HD4 (Coverage Map). Spring Arbor University seeks to … [Read more...]

Elroy Smith Makes Record Setting Translator Purchase

CSN International 100.7 W264BF Englewood Chicago Elroy Smith WGCI

Just days after CSN International sold 103.9 W280EM Chicago for $1 Million, the group has sold another Chicago translator. For the price of $4.6 million, the most spent for a translator, Elroy Smith's Integrity Radio Communications will acquire 100.7 W264BF Englewood, IL. W264BF is currently … [Read more...]

FCC Applications 7/24

FCC Update Translator Construction Permit Applications

Translator Changes Bridgelight LLC has applied to increase 103.1 W276AQ Fort Lee NJ from 35 watts at 136.9 meters to 99 watts with a change in originating station to Cumulus' 94.7 WNSH-HD4 Newark, which already rebroadcasts Bridgelight's "Bridge FM" Christian AC format (Coverage Map). Bible … [Read more...]

Clear Channel Acquires Suburban Atlanta Translator

Clear Channel Alt 98.3 W252CM Nashville WNRQ-HD2

Clear Channel has acquired the Construction Permit for 97.5 W248BV Cumming, GA from Community Public Radio for $110,000. The translator, located about 40 miles northeast of Atlanta, is currently licensed to operate with 4 watts at 199.5 meters (Coverage Map). Clear Channel's application states … [Read more...]

FCC Applications 7/17: Mega Heading To FM In Philadelphia

FCC Update Translator Construction Permit Applications

Translator Moves Hope Christian Church of Marlton has proposed relocating 105.7 W289AZ Trenton, NJ to the tower site of Davidson Media's Spanish CHR "Mega 1310" WEMG Camden where it will operate with 250 watts at 43 meters. The translator would rebroadcast WEMG with coverage of downtown … [Read more...]

FCC Tentatively Grants Five Long Delayed Translator Applications

FCC Translator Applications Mutually Exclusive Living Way Ministries

Five mutually-exclusive translator applications that have been awaiting resolution since the late 1990's have been tentatively granted. Filed before the FCC switched to a points system to resolve mutually-exclusive noncommercial applications, a decision on which application to grant had been held … [Read more...]