We apologize for the delay in posting as the FCC database was offline most of the weekend. Station Moves Community Media Group AAA “101.5 The Music Place” WVMP Vinton, VA applies to relocate to the top of Mill Mountain just outside Roanoke where it will operate with 1.2kW at 198 meters (Coverage Map).
Station Sales Just months after closing on its acquisition of “Mile High Sports” 1550 KDCO/94.1 K231BQ Golden/Denver, CO, 4-K’s LLLP is transferring the duo to Marco Broadcasting Company for $875,000. Marco is run by Marc “Uncle Kokua” Paskin, a former radio personality turned real estate investor/philanthropist. In addition to acquiring 104.5 KMCQ Covington/Seattle for $7 million, Educational Media Foundation acquires one half of the Classic Country “Bear” simulcast in eastern North Carolina. 98.9 WNBR-FM Bethel/Greenville goes from Coastal Carolina Radio to EMF for $700,000. In a deal not yet filed with the FCC, Mark Jensen’s MWB Broadcasting sells Classic Hits 1370 KAWL and AC “Mix 105” 104.9 KTMX York, NE to Nebraska Rural Rad...[Read More]
After taking a week off for the Memorial Day holiday, we’re back with a roundup of the last two weeks worth of FCC filings. Station Moves Connoisseur Media’s Classic Rock “95.9 The Fox” WFOX Norwalk, CT has applied to change its city-of-license to Southport, CT with no changes to its 3kW at 91 meters signal (Coverage Map). The move will shift WFOX’s home market from Stamford/Norwalk to Bridgeport where it will join sister Hot AC “Star 99.9” WEZN. Domestic Church Media’s Catholic 89.3 WFJS-FM Freehold, NJ proposes an increase from 3.8kW at 50 meters to 15.2kW from the same antenna. The directional pattern will point towards the southeast increasing the station’s coverage towards Brick and Toms River. Translator Moves Educational Media Fo...[Read More]
With Radio Assist Ministry and sister company Edgewater Broadcasting owing Educational Media Foundation $462,834.67 in promissory notes from deals in December 2007 and February 2008, EMF will acquire the rights to up to 14 translator Construction Permits for $1 to settle the debt. From Radio Assist Ministry EMF will acquire the following translators (with pending originating station): 93.7 W229BV New Baltimore, MI – 250 watts – // WMXD-HD2 Detroit 95.5 K238BM Des Moines, IA – 99 watts – // KLOV Winchester, OR 96.9 K245BN Salina, KS – 250 watts – // KTLI El Dorado 97.7 W249CT Williamsburg, VA – 90 watts – // WZLV Cape Charles 97.9 K250BC Ames, IA – 170 watts – // KLOV Winchester, OR 103.5 W278BO Savannah, GA – 250 watts ̵...[Read More]