Station Sales Following the merger of Port Broadcasting and Aruba Capital Partners announced this week, Port is expanding into Bangor ME with the purchase of Pine Tree Broadcasting’s three AMs and one translator for $172,000. Oldies 1230 WGUY Veazie, Soft AC “94.1 The Wave” 1340 WBAN/94.1 W231CH Bangor, and Classic Country “1400 The Country Road” WCYR Veazie began being operated by Port via LMA on December 1. Charles Begin’s Pine Treen Broadcasting acquired the stations in December 2015 from the estate of Daniel Priestly for $90,000. Roy Henderson sells Country 99.7 KROY Palacios/Bay City TX to New Wavo Communications for $550,000. KROY, which had been simulcasting Country “Texas Mix 105.3/94.9” KTWL Hempstead/KHTZ Ganado, has begun simulcast...[Read More]
Following its announced purchase of Oldies 1230 WGUY Veazie/94.1 W231CH Bangor ME last week, Pine Tree Broadcasting has flipped the pair to a simulcast of their Soft AC “93.7 The Wave” WRMO Milbridge/Bar Harbor. The flip gives Bangor a third AC along with Blueberry Broadcasting’s “94.5 Kiss-FM” WKSQ and Stoney Creek Broadcasting’s “Star 97.7” WNSX Winter Harbor. WGUY/W231CH will continue to carry University of Maine basketball and baseball around the WRMO simulcast.
Station Sales Pine Tree Broadcasting is acquiring two AMs and a translator from two companies held by the estate of Dan Priestly. Innovative Advertising Consultants sells “Oldies 94.1” 1230 WGUY Veazie and 94.1 W231CH Bangor ME, while Waterfront Communications sells News/Talk 1400 WWNZ Veazie for a combined $90,000. Pine Tree will begin operating both stations via Time Brokerage Agreement on Monday, December 28. Pine Tree also owns Soft AC “93.7 The Wave” WRMO Milbridge ME. Rocking M Media is purchasing Oldies 92.7 KWME Wellington and News/Talk 1130 KLEY/100.3 K262CQ Wellington and News/Talk 1550 KKLE Winfield KS from Johnson Enterprises. The purchase price has been redacted from the FCC filing. Michael Wrenn and Becky Cole’s My Country Radio are purchasing ...[Read More]