Deals7/28/2006 08:00:00 PM Eastern
KXJB(TV) Valley City, N.D.
BUYER: Parker Broadcasting Inc. (Barry Parker, president)
SELLER: Catamount Holdings (Ralph Becker, president)
FACILITIES: Ch. 4, 100,000 kW, ant. 1939 ft.
BROKER: Kalil and Co. Inc.
COMMENT: Parker Broadcasting intends to continue the station’s LMA with KVLY(TV), which is being acquired by Hoak Media.
K34HI Pago Pago, American Samoa
BUYER: Malama Communications Inc. (Daniel Langkilde, president)
SELLER: Trinity Broadcasting Network (Paul Crouch, president)
FACILITIES: Ch. 34, 2.00 kW
KRRX(FM) Burney (Redding) and KFMF(FM) Chico, KQPT(FM) Colusa, KZAP(FM) Paradise and KALF(FM) Red Bluff (Chico), KNRO(AM), KQMS(AM) and KSHA(FM) Redding, KNNN(FM) Shasta Lake City and KRDG(FM) Shingletown (Redding), Calif.
PRICE: $17.5 million
BUYER: Mapleton Communications LLC (Adam Nathanson, president); owns 23 other stations, none in this market
SELLER: Regent Communications Inc. (William Stakelin, president/CEO)
FACILITIES: KRRX(FM): 106.1 MHz, 100kW, ant. 1969 ft.; KFMF(FM): 93.9 MHz, 2 kW, ant. 1,129 ft.; KQPT(FM): 107.5 MHz, 28 kW, ant. 633 ft.; KZAP(FM): 96.7 MHz, 2 kW, 1,289 ft.; KALF(FM): 95.7 MHz, 7 kW, ant. 1,266 ft.; KNRO(AM): 1670 kHz, 10 kW day/1 kW night; KQMS(AM): 1400 kHz, 1 kW; KSHA(FM): 104.3 MHz, 100 kW, ant. 1,558 ft.; KNNN(FM): 99.3 MHz, 2 kW, ant. 1,526 ft; KRDG(FM): 105.3 MHz, 28 kW, ant. 1,243 ft.
FORMAT: KRRX(FM): Rock ’n’ Roll; KFMF(FM): AOR; KQPT(FM): Modern AC; KZAP(FM): CHR/Rhythmic; KALF(FM): Country; KNRO(AM): Sports; KQMS(AM): News/Talk; KSHA(FM): Soft Rock; KNNN(FM): Top 40; KRDG(FM): Oldies
BROKER: George Reed of Media Services Group
KDBS(AM), KRRV(FM) and KZMZ(FM) Alexandria and KKST(FM) Oakdale (Alexandria), La.
PRICE: $4 million
BUYER: Cenla Broadcasting Co. Inc. (Taylor Thompson, president); owns two other stations: KSYL(AM) and KQID(FM) Alexandria
SELLER: Clear Channel Comm. (John Hogan, CEO, radio)
FACILITIES: KDBS(AM): 1410 kHz, 1 kW day/30 W night; KRRV(FM): 100.3 MHz, 100 kW, ant. 1,053 ft.; KZMZ(FM): 96.9 MHz, 100 kW, ant. 1,053 ft.; KKST(FM): 98.7 MHz, 49 kW, ant. 1,053 ft.
FORMAT: KDBS(AM): Sports; KRRV(FM): Country; KZMZ(FM): Classic Rock; KKST(FM): AC
WAWC(FM) Syracuse, Ind.
BUYER: Dille & Erlacher (Alec Dille, member); owns five other stations, none in this market
SELLER: William Dixon
FACILITIES: 103.5 MHz, 3 kW, ant. 328 ft.
FORMAT: ’70s and ’80s
BROKER: Roehling Broadcast Services Ltd
WOHT(FM) Grenada, Miss.
BUYER: Ram Media Partners (Randolph Miller, president/member); owns no other stations
SELLER: Century Broadcasting LLC (Steve White, president)
FACILITIES: 92.3 MHz, 4 kW, ant. 397 ft.
KTAA(FM) Big Sandy (Tyler-Longview), Texas
BUYER: Bott Radio Network (Richard Bott Sr., owner); owns 26 other stations, none in this market
SELLER: Institute In Basic Life Principles (William Gothard, president)
FACILITIES: 90.7 MHz, 6 kW, ant. 515 ft.
BROKER: American Media Services LLC
WMYP(FM) Frederiksted, V.I.
BUYER: Amanda Friedman; owns no other stations
SELLER: Juan Padin and Jose Martinez dba J&J Broadcasters (Juan Padin, partner)
FACILITIES: 98.3 MHz, 2 kW, ant. 915 ft.
WCVG(AM) Covington (Cincinnati), Ky.
PRICE: $1.9 million
BUYER: Davidson Media Group LLC (Peter Davidson, president); owns 42 other stations, none in this market
SELLER: Plessinger Radio Group (Richard L. Plessinger, president)
FACILITIES: 1320 kHz, 500 W day/430 W night
BROKER: John Pierce of John Pierce and Co. LLC
COMMENT: $500,000 will be paid to seller as a covenant not to compete for one year.
The purchase price on North Dakota Television’s sale of eight TV stations in North Dakota and South Dakota to Hoak Media LLC (Deals, 7/24) was $86.8 million. It was previously undisclosed.
Information provided by: BIA Financial Networks' Media Access Pro., Chantilly, Va., www.bia.com, 718-818-2425