99.5 Key West

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Station Sales As it is granted a CP to increase to 250 watts, Family Life Ministries has sold 104.7 W284AP Buffalo to Entercom. The $125,000 purchase will see the translator rebroadcast 102.5 WTSS-HD2. If the current programming of the HD subchannel does not change that will mean the return of News/Talk 930 WBEN to FM following the flip of former simulcaster 107.7 WLKK to Alternative last September (Coverage Map). It may not be as big as any trades made tonight at the NFL Draft, but Educational Media Foundation and American Family Association pulled off a three station swap this week. EMF will acquire 88.3 WTLG Starke, FL (Coverage Map) and 91.7 KNDW Williston, ND (Coverage Map), while American Family Association adds 88.5 WVDA Valdosta, GA (Coverage Map). Wildcatter Wireless is selling th...[Read More]

Clear Channel Sells Florida Keys Stations

Clear Channel has agreed to sell its four station cluster in Key West, FL to Robert Holladay’s Florida Keys Media for $650,000. The stations involved in the sale are CHR 92.7 WEOW Key West, Country “Thunder Country 100.3” WCTH Plantation Key, and Classic Rock simulcast “Sun-FM” 99.5 WAIL Key West/103.1 WFKZ Plantation Key. Florida Keys Media agreed to purchase three additional stations in the region from Gamma Broadcasting in August for $500,000. Those stations are Hot AC 97.7 WAVK Marathon, Country “Conch Country 98.7” WCNK Key West, and Classic Hits “US 1 Radio” 104.1 WWUS Big Pine Key. Through other license holding companies, Holladay also owns stations in Dothan AL, Monroe LA, and Vicksburg MS as well as twenty percent of New South ...[Read More]