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12/01/2006 07:00:00 PM Eastern

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KAEF(TV) Arcata, K12JJ Benbow, K04EZ Big Bend, K36BT Blue Lake, K05DQ Burney, K05BR Dunsmuir, K33DI East Weed, K04EQ Fort Jones, K45DS Freshwater, K05EQ Green Point, K25CI Klamath, K27BH Lake Shastina, K02FF Lakehead, K11LD Likely, K05JK Mineral, K03FU Mountain Gate, K15CX Oroville, K05EM Paradise, KRCR(TV) Redding, K51EG South Eureka, K34BW Willow Creek and K13LO Yreka, Calif.; K10HC Mullan, Idaho; K34FI-D and K42BZ Bozeman, KTVM(TV) Butte, K51DW Dillon, K02AO Eureka, K14IU Frenchtown, KCFW(TV) Kalispell, KECI(TV) Missoula, K10HZ Pony, K02OL Seeley Lake, K35DJ Three Forks and K09KH Watkins, Mont.; KTES(LP) Abilene, KTXE(LP) San Angelo and KTXS(TV) Sweetwater, Texas; WCYB(TV) Bristol, Va.
PRICE: $230 million
BUYER: Bonten Media Group LLC (Randy Bongarten)
SELLER: BlueStone TV Holdings Inc. (Sandy DiPasquale, president/CEO)
FACILITIES: KAEF(TV): Ch. 23, 141 kW, ant. 1,673 ft.; K12JJ: Ch. 12, 0.014 kW, ant. 1,585 ft.; K04EZ: Ch. 4, 0.003 kW, ant. 79 ft.; K36BT: Ch. 36, 0.11 kW, ant. -453 ft.; K05DQ: Ch. 5, 0.017 kW, ant. 1,024 ft.; K05BR: Ch. 5, 0.044 kW, ant. 817 ft.; K33DI: Ch. 33, 0.354 kW, ant. -892 ft.; K04EQ: Ch. 4, 0.018 kW, ant. 1,240 ft.; K45DS: Ch. 45, 0.603 kW, ant. 7 ft.; K05EQ: Ch. 5, 0.034 kW, ant. 2,605 ft.; K25CI: Ch. 25, 0.005 kW, ant. -1,798 ft.; K27BH: Ch. 27, 0.077 kW, ant. -476 ft.; K02FF: Ch. 2, 0.014 kW, ant. 3,025 ft.; K11LD: Ch. 11, 0.040 kW, ant. 1,946 ft.; K05JK: Ch. 5, 0.029 kW, ant. 1,988 ft.; K03FU: Ch. 3, 0.022 kW, ant. 200 ft.; K15CX: Ch. 15, 21 kW; K05EM: Ch. 5, 0.034 kW, ant. 1,050 ft.; KRCR(TV): Ch. 7, 115 kW, ant. 3,619 ft.; K51EG: Ch. 51, 0.301 kW; K34BW: Ch. 34, 0.005 kW, ant. 1,926 ft.; K13LO: Ch. 13, 0.026 kW, ant. 1,303 ft.; K10HC: Ch. 10, 0.019 kW, ant. 1,319 ft.; K34FI-D: Ch 34, 7.8 kW; K42BZ: Ch. 42, 18.7 kW; KTVM(TV): Ch. 6, 100 kW, ant. 1,939 ft.; K51DW: Ch. 51, 0.101 kW, ant. 30 ft.; K02AO: Ch. 2, 0.061 kW; K14IU: Ch. 14, 0.234 kW, ant. 1,365 ft.; KCFW(TV): Ch. 9, 26.3 kW, ant. 2,789 ft.; KECI(TV): Ch. 13, 229 kW, ant. 2,001 ft.; K10HZ: Ch. 10, 0.005 kW, ant. -725 ft.; K02OL: Ch. 2, 0.02 kW, ant. 98 ft.; K35DJ: Ch. 35, 0.326 kW, ant. 49 ft.; K09KH: Ch. 9, 0.012 kW, ant. -646 ft.; KTES(LP): Ch. 40, 52.7 kW, ant. 705 ft.; KTXE(LP): Ch. 38, 6.38 kW, ant. 353 ft.; KTXS(TV): Ch. 12, 316 kW, ant. 1,401 ft.; WCYB(TV): Ch. 5, 71.70 kW, ant. 2,431 ft.
AFFILIATION: KAEF(TV): ABC; K12JJ: INS; K04EZ: ABC; K36BT: ABC; K05BR: ABC; K33DI: ABC; K04EQ: ABC; K45DS: ABC; K05EQ: ABC; K25CI: ABC; K27BH: ABC; K02FF: ABC; K11LD: ABC; K05JK: ABC; K03FU: ABC; K15CX: ABC; K05EM: ABC; KRCR(TV): ABC; K51EG: ABC; K34BW: ABC; K13LO; ABC; K10HC: NBC; K34FI-D: NBC; K42BZ: NBC; KTVM(TV): NBC; K51DW: NBC; K02AO: NBC; K14IU: NBC; KCFW(TV): NBC; KECI(TV): NBC; K10HZ: NBC; K02OL: NBC; K35DJ: NBC; K09KH: NBC; KTES(LP): TEL; KTXE(LP): ABC; KTXS(TV): ABC; WCYB(TV): NBC
WFUN(LP) Miami
PRICE: $3 million
BUYER: CaribeVision Station Group LLC (Carlos Barba, CEO)
SELLER: LocalOne TV LP (James Anderson, president of general partner)
FACILITIES: Ch. 48, 30 kW, ant. 521 ft.
AFFILIATION: Tr3
COMMENT: Purchase price includes non-compete payment and may be increased by $500,000 if station is licensed as a Class A station by 12/31/07 or by first anniversary of closing.
W28CP Summerland Key, Fla.; K16GH McAlester, Okla.; K44GW Hereford, Texas; K14LV Cheyenne, Wyo.
PRICE: $700,000
BUYER: Comunidad Misionera De Adoracion Inc. (Pedro Rivera, president/pastor)
SELLER: Iglesia JesuCristo Es Mi Refugio Inc. (Robert Gomez, president)
FACILITIES: W28CP: Ch. 28, 60 kW, ant. 496 ft.; K16GH: Ch. 16, 7 kW, ant. 493 ft.; K44GW: Ch. 44, 3 kW, ant. 301 ft.; K14LV: Ch. 14, 11.2 kW, ant. 129 ft.

Combos

KFPT(AM) Clovis, KMJ(AM), KFJK(FM), KMGV(FM), KOQO(FM), KSKS(FM) and KWYE(FM) Fresno, Calif.
PRICE: $90 million
BUYER: Peak Broadcasting LLC (Todd Lawley, CEO); owns no other stations
SELLER: CBS Radio (Joel Hollander, chairman/CEO)
FACILITIES: KFPT(AM): 790 kHz, 5 kW day/3 kW night; KMJ(AM): 580 kHz, 50 kW; KFJK(FM): 105.9 MHz, 2 kW, ant. 1,959 ft.; KMGV(FM): 97.9 MHz, 2 kW, ant. 2,005 ft.; KOQO(FM): 101.9 MHz, 2 kW, ant. 1,959 ft.; KSKS(FM): 93.7 MHz, 68 kW, ant. 1,903 ft.; KWYE(FM): 101.1 MHz, 10 kW, ant. 1,076 ft.
FORMAT: KFPT(AM): News/Talk; KMJ(AM): News/Talk/Sports; KFJK(FM): Jack; KMGV(FM): Oldies; KOQO(FM): Mexican; KSKS(FM): Country; KWYE(FM): CHR
BROKER: Kalil and Co. Inc.
WDOE(AM) Dunkirk and KVCL(AM) and KVCL(FM) Winnfield, La.
PRICE: $300,000
BUYER: Baldridge-Dumas Comm. (Edwin Baldridge, president); owns six other stations, none in this market
SELLER: Harrison Broadcast Organization Inc. (George Harrison, president)
FACILITIES: KVCL(AM): 1270 kHz, 820 W; KVCL(FM): 92.1 MHz, 6 kW, ant. 210 ft.
FORMAT: KVCL(AM): Country; KVCL(FM): Country

Station Sales Scorecard
2006 YTD* 2005 YTD
Source: BIA FinancialNetworks
*As of 11/28/06
Number Value (000) Number Value (000)
Television 144 $16,742,386 84 $2,662,439
Radio 919 $6,156,565 884 $2,826,868

Information provided by: BIA Financial Networks’ Media Access Pro Chantilly, Va.
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