Station Sales Week Of 5/17
Truth Broadcasting sells Southern Gospel 1500 WSMX and 94.9 W235CY Winston-Salem NC to Blue Ridge Broadcasting Corporation for $335,000. WSMX/W235CY will likely join the regional “The Light FM” Christian AC network based at 106.9 WMIT-FM Black Mountain NC.
JDK Broadcasting sells “92.7 Buckaroo Country” KWNA-FM Winnemucca NV to Paul & Ketra Gardner’s Elko Broadcasting Company for $15,000. The buyers began operating KWNA-FM via Time Brokerage Agreement on May 1.
William Glass buys Silent 97.9 KLTQ Beulah ND from Synergy Broadcast North Dakota for $20,000. A 2016 sale of the station to DSN Radio for $70,000 never was consummated.
Open Sky Media purchases 101.5 KDOA The Dalles OR from Common Communications Northwest for $35,000. KDOA is a non-commercial license and will remain so under the new buyer.
Viper Communications acquires 98.7 K254BE Osage Beach MO from Bott’s Community Broadcasting for $50,000. K254BE will rebroadcast an HD subchannel of Viper’s 93.5 KMYK Osage Beach.