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Community Broadcasters Expands Into Elmira & Olean

Bruce Mittman and Jim Leven’s Community Broadcasters Inc. has announced the acquisition of Backyard Broadcasting’s seven stations in Elmira-Corning and Olean, NY. Terms for the acquisition have yet to be disclosed. The seven stations will join Community’s existing eight stations in Watertown and Ogdensburg, NY. The stations involved in the deal are: Elmira: Talk 820 WWLZ Horseheads, Country “100.9 Big Pig” WPGI Horseheads, Classic Rock “Wingz 104.9” WNGZ Montour Falls/1490 WRCE Watkins Glen, and CHR “Wink 106.1” WNKI Corning/93.5 W228AT Elmira. The Press Release also claims that the company acquired Classic Rock 880 WNGZ, however there is no such station existing. Olean: Oldies 1450 WHDL and Country “95.7 The Pig” WPIG Backy...[Read More]