Station Sales Week Of 8/18
Clearwater Communications sells AC “Big Hits 99.3” WKTJ-FM Farmington ME to Kathadin Communications for $525,000. The buyer owns Sports 1240 WSYY and Hot AC “The Mountain 94.9” WSYY-FM Millinocket ME.
After taking Sports “ESPN Hawaii” 850 KHLO Hilo/790 KKON Kealakekua HI silent rather than repoint their satellite dishes, Pacific Media Group is donating the two stations to King’s Cathedrals and Chapels with a $195,000 valuation.
Cristian Martinez acquires Regional Mexican “Maria 1380” KVSM Santa Maria CA from Ether Mining Company for $300,000. The price will include the purchase of KVSM’s translator 102.1 K271BV Orcutt from Edgewater Broadcasting, however the amount being paid for the translator nor the actual filing of that purchase were included in this filing.
Ted Tucker’s Cochise Media Licenses seeks to transfer Silent 93.7 KRMK Las Vegas NM to co-owned non-profit Cochise Community Radio Corporation and operate the station as a non-commercial station. Cochise also seeks a main studio waiver to operate the station out of its Casper WY facilities.
Following the death of Justin Dixon, Media Professional LLC will transfer 49% of Sports 1250 KBTC and Country “Big Country 99.3” KUNQ Houston MO to George Scholtz per the terms of their operating agreement. Dixon’s widow Tessa will receive the controlling 51% stake.
American Family Association will purchase 101.9 W270CD Jacksonville Beach FL from Educational Media Foundation for $1 as it exercises an option included in a ten station swap between the two companies made in March 2016.
Kamiak Butte Translator Association donates 95.3 K237CO Moscow ID to Walla Walla University for no consideration. K2370CO will continue to rebroadcast Walla Walla Univeristy’s Christian AC “Positive Life Radio” 91.3 KGTS College Place WA.