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FCC Deletes KXOL Salt Lake City

The FCC has deleted the license for Inca Communications Regional Mexican 1660 KXOL Brigham City/Salt Lake City on the grounds that it was silent for more than twelve months. KXOL filed an STA to go silent on November 21, 2013 claiming first signal interference and then the failing health of owner/GM Nicolas Vicente and did not return to the air within one year. After a March letter by the FCC seeking proof that the station had indeed begun broadcasting before the license would automatically be cancelled, Inca sent a Petition For Reconsideration stating that the station began broadcasting again on March 26, 2015 and restoring the license would “promote equity and fairness”. The agency has decreed that to be dismissed and has deleted the license of KXOL. The ruling can be read he...[Read More]

AASAA Media Acquires KEGH Salt Lake City

Nicolas Vicente’s Aasaa Media is acquiring 107.1 KEGH Woodruff/Salt Lake City from the SLC Divestiture Trust II for $1.8 million. KEGH will become the third station of Vicente’s Regional Mexican “La Raza Media” Network joining 1550 KMRI West Valley City, which AASAA agreed to purchase in May and 1660 KXOL Brigham City, which Vicente owns under the Inca Communications banner. AASAA has already begun operating KEGH via a Local Programming & Marketing Agreement and has flipped the station to Regional Mexican. KEGH previously was simulcasting Broadway Media Sports “ESPN 700” KALL Salt Lake City.