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Station Sales Week Of 2/23: Bristol Broadcasting Moves Into Huntington

Bristol Broadcasting is expanding into a fourth market with the purchase a pair of stations in Huntington WV from Mortenson Broadcasting. Bristol will acquire Southern Gospel 1200 WYSN and 107.9 WEMM-FM Huntington and the CP for 95.3 W237ER Huntington (which will rebroadcast WYSN) for $2.5 million. Bristol owns clusters in adjacent Charleston WV as well as Paducah KY and Bristol/Johnson City/Kingsport TN/VA. Leon Hunt sells Country 1460 KTKC and 92.9 KTKC-FM Springhill LA to Houston Christian Broadcasters for $200,000. After first intending to turn in the license of 91.3 WSGR-FM Port Huron MI, St. Clair County Community College has finalized its deal to donate the license to St. Clair County Regional Educational Service Agency. Translator Sales Latinos Broadcasting sells Spanish CHR “...[Read More]

FCC Report 1/24: Way To Increase Power In Dallas

FM Changes Way Media’s recently acquired 89.7 KAWA Sanger TX seeks to increase its coverage in Dallas by upgrading from a Class C1 to C0. KAWA will increase power from 14 to 45 watts from its current 518 meter antenna (Coverage Map).