Magnum Expands Into Milwaukee Suburbs
David Magnum’s Magnum Broadcasting has announced the acquisition of four stations in suburban Milwaukee from subsidiaries of Bliss Communications.
Magnum will be acquiring AC “Lite Rock 92.1” WEZY Racine and News/Talk 1440 WRJN Racine from Bliss’ Racine Broadcasting and Country 92.5 WBWI-FM West Bend and News/Talk 1470 WBKV West Bend from West Bend Broadcasting according to the Janesville Gazette. Terms of the sale have yet to be disclosed.
Magnum currently owns 12 stations and two LPTV’s in Wisconsin along with an LPTV in Minnesota. Following the sale Bliss will retain the Janesville Gazette along with 1230 WCVL and Country 99.9 WJVL in Janesville.