1240 Cape Cod

Boston University Sells Cape Cod Signal

Boston University has sold NPR Talk 1240 WBUR West Yarmouth, MA to Langer Broadcasting. Langer will flip the station to a brokered Portuguese format serving the Brazilian and Portuguese populations on Cape Cod potentially simulcasting soon to be sister 650 WSRO Ashland, MA. The 1240 signal became redundant for Boston University when the school acquired 92.7 WMVY (now WBUA) Martha’s Vineyard last year to simulcast its primary 90.9 WBUR-FM Boston signal. The press release announcing the sale follows: Alex Langer, President and Chairman of Langer Broadcasting Group, LLC and Charles Kravetz, General Manager of WBUR, Boston’s NPR News Station, announced that they have signed a letter of intent for Langer Broadcasting Group to purchase WBUR’s repeater signal, 1240-AM in West Yarmouth, Mass...[Read More]