Adams Sells WLYV Fort Wayne
Brian Walsh will pay $200,000 for 1450 WLYV/104.3 W282CH Fort Wayne IN.
Original Report 5/24: Adams Radio Group has sold Oldies “104.3 WLYV” 1450 WLYV/104.3 W282CH Fort Wayne IN to Brian Walsh.
Walsh owns Oldies 101.1 WIOE-FM South Whitley/Warsaw, which serves the area west of Fort Wayne. Following the sale Adams will still retain 1 AM, 4 FMs, and 2 HD fed translators in the Fort Wayne market.
This is to announce that a contract has been signed and an application has been filed with the FCC for the transfer of radio stations WLYV-AM and W282CH, Ft. Wayne, Indiana from Adams Radio Group, LLC to Brian Walsh of Warsaw Indiana.
The Seller, Adams Radio Group, LLC, is a Minnesota-based company headed by Ron Stone. Adams Radio Group owns stations serving Indiana, New Mexico, Maryland, and Florida.
The Buyer, Brian Walsh, is owner of WIOE-FM, South Whitley, operating from Warsaw Indiana.
WLYV-AM operates at 1450 kHz, with 1 kW day/night. W282CH-FX operates at 104.3 MHz, with .25 kW at 285” HAAT.