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FCC Report 5/1: When Contingent Applications Go Awry In Suburban Atlanta

Back in 2009, Radio Training Network's "93.3 The Joy-FM" WVFJ-FM Manchester GA, Rome Radio Partners' 93.5 WSRM Coosa GA and Cox Media Urban AC "Kiss 104.1" WALR-FM Greenville GA filed contingent applications to modify their facilities. The moves would see WVFJ-FM change city-of-license to Greenville while upgrading from a Class C1 to C0, WSRM move to a new tower site with a directional antenna to protect WVFJ-FM, and WALR-FM downgrade from a C0 to C1 while changing city-of-license to Palmetto. After a series of application modifications and objections the FCC has finally ruled on what can proceed.

Station Sales Week Of 1/7

Station Sales 62 And Even II is acquiring Sports “1490 The Jock” KXLQ Indianola/Des Moines from Birach Broadcasting for $300,000. The buyers are made up of the owners and management team of Iowa based construction company The Rasmussen Group. After beginning to operate AAA 91.9 WNTI Hackettstown NJ in October, The University of Pennsylvania has filed its deal to purchase the station for $1.25 million with up to $250,000 potentially subtracted to pay for costs incurred in relocating the station’s tower site. Divine Word Communications is converting its brokering of 1330 WCVC Tallahassee FL to a purchase from WCVC Inc. for $10,000. After purchasing their other Bangor ME stations in December, Pine Tree Broadcasting is acquiring News/Talk 1340 WNZS Veazie ME from Waterfront C...[Read More]