1460 Los Angeles

Station Sales Week Of 9/11

Educational Media Foundation is purchasing two more Los Angeles market translators from Life On The Way Communications. 91.1 K216EM Arcadia/Burbank and 91.1 K216FM Valley Village/Beverly Hills will go to EMF for $75,000. Both translators will rebroadcast EMF’s “Air 1” 92.7 KYLA Fountain Valley. K216EM has a CP to move west to Pasadena, while K216FM holds one to move south to Baldwin Hills. Trans America Broadcasting Corporation is selling Gospel 1460 KTYM Inglewood/Los Angeles to El Sembrador Ministries for $5.875 million. KTYM had been sold to Immaculate Heart Radio in April 2014 for $6 million, but that deal became redundant after the purchase of 930 KHJ. IHR will contribute their $400,000 in escrow from their sale agreement to El Sembrador’s purchase. The buyer w...[Read More]

Immaculate Heart Radio Expands To Los Angeles

The largest Catholic operator on the west coast has filled the largest gap in its footprint with the addition of a Los Angeles market station. IHR Educational Broadcasting, which operates the non-commercial Immaculate Heart Radio network has agreed to purchase Gospel/Christian Preaching 1460 KTYM Inglewood for $6 Million. Immaculate Heart owns 19 stations in Arizona, California, Hawaii, Nevada, and New Mexico including stations in Las Vegas, Phoenix, Sacramento, San Diego, and San Francisco. The group has already launched a page to raise funds for the acquisition. IHR states, “Start-up costs for new stations are funded by local Catholic communities and each station usually becomes fully listener-supported within two years of going on-air. The funding for this new station will be prov...[Read More]