Station Sales Week Of 3/13
Cup O’Dirt LLC is selling 80s Hits “Sunny Radio” 1520 KZOY/92.1 K221FO Sioux Falls, SD to Charles Brennan’s Badlands Airtime, LLC for $1.5 million. Not included in the sale are the current “Sunny Radio” format, intellectual property and KZOY call letters, which will remain with Cup O’Dirt and continue on their 1250 KZOI Dakota City, NE.
Speaking on KZOI, Cup O’Dirt is also acquiring 97.5 K248ZY Sioux City, IA to rebroadcast the station. First Ventures Capital Partners will receive $50,000 for the translator and file an application within the next 30 days to relocate the translator to KZOI’s tower site.
Paul Coates and former Presidential Candidate/Syndicated Talk Host Mike Huckabee’s Bluff City Media is building a cluster in Pine Bluff, AR with two acquisitions. William Wachter sells AC 104.5 KTRN White Hall to Bluff City Media for $162,000. One Media will transfer its three Construction Permits: 98.1 KTPB Altheimer, 99.3 KPBA Pine Bluff and 101.3 KHUC Pine Bluff to Bluff City Media for $40,000 and a 20% stake in the new group.
iHeartMedia has acquired three translators this week.
Educational Media Foundation is selling 97.5 W248AW Franklin, IN for $275,000. W248AW, which already has a CP to relocate to Indianapolis rebroadcasting Sports 1260 WNDE has also applied to relocate to the tower of iHeart’s 94.7 WFBQ and 103.3 WOLT via a Mattoon Waiver where it would operate with 250 watts at 217 meters (Coverage Map).
Mary Medicus sells the CP for 96.9 K245BP Cheyenne, WY to iHeart for $10,000. K245BP will rebroadcast 100.7 KOLZ-HD2 Cheyenne.
Mountain Community Translators sells 107.3 K297AK Loveland/Fort Collins, CO to IHeart for $25,000. iHeart began operating K297AK last November first with a Christmas music stunt and then launching AC “Sunny 107.3” via 97.9 KXBG-HD2 Cheyenne.
Gaytan-Galvan LLC sells Regional Mexican “Que Buena 1530” KXTD Wagoner/Tulsa, OK to Key Plus Properties for $100,000. Key Plus began operating KXTD via LMA on March 1.
John Regh is transferring 96.9 K245AU East Quincy, CA to Richard Comras for no consideration. K245AU will continue to rebroadcast Variety Hits “96.3 Jack-FM” KAJK Susanville.