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Station Sales Week Of May 29

Station Sales

Open Air 1340 KVOQ Denver Radio Station Sales Translator PurchaseColorado Public Radio is swapping Indie Rock “Open Air” 1340 KVOQ Denver to Cedar Cove Broadcasting for Spanish Christian “Radio Nueva Vida” 88.3 KRKY-FM Fort Collins and the cancellation of a $100,000 promissory note due to Cedar Cover affiliate Mountain Community Translators by Colorado Public Radio.

Horizon Broadcasting Group is transferring impending Portland move-in 96.3 KWLZ-FM West Linn, OR to 3 Horizons LLC, a partnership between Horizon and 3 Cities Broadcasting. 3 Cities owns AC “Mixx 96.1” KXXO Olympia/Tacoma, WA, which is required to build a new facility before KWLZ-FM moves into the Portland market. Both stations Construction Permits expire August 31.

The University of Sioux Falls is selling 94.5 KCFS Sioux Falls, SD to Badlands Airtime for $1.5 million. The buyer has applied to convert the station to Commercial status and will file a future application to upgrade the station as a contingency to the purchase. Badlands Airtime has a pending deal to acquire 1520 KZOY/92.1 K221FO Sioux Falls. The group intends to launch the “Guns, Gold & Rock ‘N Roll Radio Network” based at Badlands Pawn on Thanksgiving Day.

Mike Knar’s Western Radio LTD buys 1580 KFCS Colorado Springs from Pilgrim Communications for $250,000. Knar already operates the station via Time Brokerage Agreement.

Spice Radio is acquiring RAK Communications’ Brokered 1210 KQEQ Fowler/Fresno, CA for $750,000. Spice will begin operating the station with its South Asian programming on Monday, June 1.

Punjabi American Media buys Spanish Christian 1450 KOBO Yuba City, CA from Tom Huth for $390,000.

In a pair of deals, Alpine Radio is acquiring 1240 KVLF and 92.7 KALP Alpine, TX. The buyer is paying Big Bend Broadcasters $275,000 for KVLF and $200,000 to Rio Grande Broadcasting for KALP.

Help Save The Apalachicola River Group sells 90.3 WFPV Port St. Joe, FL to Port St. Joe Educational for $6,000.

FMI Media sells the Construction Permit for 94.5 in Tipton, OK to North Texas Radio Group for $25,000.

The Bible Baptist Church of Dodge City acquires 89.1 KSRP Dodge City, KS from Church Planters of America for $25,000.

Randy Allen’s Second Line Media purchases Oldies 1570 WABL Amite, LA from Spotlight Broadcasting of New Orleans for $275,000. Second Line also adds WABL’s existing translator 97.3 K247BJ Amite from Edgewater Broadcasting for $18,800. Second Line Began operating both via LMA on May 20.

Translator Sales

Crocodile Broadcasting Corporation buys 104.9 K285FF Metaire/New Orleans from Catholic Community Radio for $220,000. K285FF will be utilized to rebroadcast Spanish Tropical “Tropical 1540” KGLA Gretna/New Orleans.

Edgewater Broadcasting sells the CP for 99.9 W260CF Manchester, NH to Saga Communications for $45,000. Saga will rebroadcast an HD subchannel of 95.7 WZID Manchester on W260CF.

Hope Christian Church of Marlton sells 92.1 W221BV New Holland, PA to Hall Communications for $120,000 to simulcast Hall’s Standards 1490 WLPA Lancaster.

Midwest Family Broadcasting’s Long Nine, Inc. purchases 94.7 W234CC Sherman, IL from Community Broadcasting for $37,000. W234CC will rebroadcast News/Talk 970 WMAY Springfield.

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Lance Venta is the Owner and Publisher of RadioInsight.com and a consultant for RadioBB Networks specializing in integration of radio and the internet. Lance has two decades of experience tracking the audio industry and its use of digital platforms.

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