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4/20/2007 08:00:00 PM Eastern

TVs

K42HE Fort Bragg and K22HB Mammoth Lakes, Calif.
PRICE:
$100,000

BUYER:
Centro Cristiano Sion (David de la Quintana, pastor)
SELLER:
Hispanic Christian Community Network Inc. (Antonio Cesar Guel, president)
FACILITIES: K42HE: Ch. 42, 0.1 kW, ant. 440 ft.; K22HB: Ch. 22, 1.26 kW, ant. -766 ft.

Combos

KXXX(AM) and KQLS(FM) Colby, KGNO(AM), KOLS(FM) and KZRD(FM) Dodge City, KZLS(FM) Great Bend, KSSH(FM) Ingalls, KNNS(AM) and KGTR(FM) Larned, KYUU(AM) and KSLS(FM) Liberal, KQNS(FM) Lindsborg, KILS(FM) Minneapolis and KWLS(AM) Pratt, Kan.
PRICE:
$4.75 million
BUYER:
Rocking M Radio Inc. (Monte Miller, president); owns no other stations
SELLER:
NRG Media LLC (Mary Quass, president/CEO)
FACILITIES:
KXXX(AM): 790 kHz, 5 kW day/24 W night; KWLS(FM): 100.3 MHz, 100 kW, ant. 610 ft.; KGNO(AM): 1370 kHz, 5 kW day/230 W night; KOLS(FM): 95.5 MHz, 100 kW, ant. 577 ft.; KZRD(FM): 93.9 MHz, 100 kW, ant. 807 ft.; KZLS(FM): 107.9 MHz, 100 kW, ant. 909 ft.; KSSH(FM): 96.3 MHz, 100 kW, ant. 699 ft.; KNNS(AM): 1510 kHz, 1 kW; KGTR(FM): 96.7 MHz, 3 kW, ant. 266 ft.; KYUU(AM): 1470 kHz, 1 kW day/170 W night; KSLS(FM): 101.5 MHz, 100 kW, ant. 541 ft.; KQNS(FM): 95.5 MHz, 16 kW, ant. 417 ft.; KILS(FM): 92.7 MHz, 50 kW, ant. 466 ft.; KWLS(AM): 1290 kHz, 5 kW day/500 W night
FORMAT:
KXXX(AM): Country/News; KQLS(FM): Hot AC; KGNO(AM): Talk; KOLS(FM): Hot AC; KZRD(FM): Classic Rock; KZLS(FM): Hot AC; KSSH(FM): Oldies; KNNS(AM): Sports; KGTR(FM): Jack; KYUU(AM): Mexican; KSLS(FM): Soft Rock; KQNS(FM): Lite Rock; KILS(FM): Classic Rock; KWLS(AM): Country
BROKER: Christopher Miller of Gammon Media Brokers Inc.

FMs

KFZA(FM)(CP) Flagstaff (Flagstaff-Prescott), Ariz.
PRICE:
$2.5 million
BUYER:
Walker Radio Inc. (James Walker, president); owns no other stations
SELLER:
Tower Investment Trust Inc. (Gary Hess, treasurer)
FACILITIES:
103.7 MHz, 560 W, ant. 1,959 ft.
FORMAT:
CP–NOA
BROKER:
Dick Kozacko of Kozacko Media Services
WRPW(FM) Colfax, WYST(FM) Fairbury and WDQZ(FM) Lexington (Bloomington), Ill.
PRICE:
$2.5 million
BUYER:
Great Plains Media LLC (Jerome Zimmer, president); owns no other stations
SELLER:
AAA Entertainment (John Maguire, president/CEO)
FACILITIES:
WRPW(FM): 92.9 MHz, 6 kW, ant. 328 ft.; WYST(FM): 107.7 MHz, 23 kW, ant. 351 ft.; WDQZ(FM): 99.5 MHz, 6 kW, ant. 328 ft.
FORMAT:
WRPW(FM): CHR/Rhythmic; WYST(FM): AC; WDQZ-DM: Classic Rock
BROKER:
Media Services Group
WBZH(FM) Harriman, Tenn.
PRICE:
$2.4 million
BUYER:
Progressive Media Inc. (Barry Culberson, president); owns one other station, not in this market
SELLER:
Southern Media Group Inc. (Kirk Tollett, president)
FACILITIES:
92.7 MHz, 690 W, ant. 965 ft.
FORMAT:
AC
COMMENT:
Purchase price paid by a $1.2 million tax credit, the balance in cash at closing
NEW (FM)(CP) Alturas, Calif.
PRICE: $500,000
BUYER: Times-Shamrock Communications Inc. (William Lynett, president/CEO); owns eight other stations, none in this market
SELLER: JER Licenses LLC (Jon Robinson, member)
FACILITIES: 107.3 MHz, 85 kW, ant. 1,965 ft.
FORMAT: CP–NOA
NEW (FM)(CP) Lovelock, Nev.
PRICE: $500,000
BUYER: Times-Shamrock Communications Inc. (William Lynett, president/CEO); owns eight other stations, none in this market
SELLER: JER Licenses LLC (Jon Robinson, member)
FACILITIES: 106.3 MHz, 100 kW, ant. 1,969 feet
FORMAT: CP–NOA
KHWI(FM) Hilo, Hawaii
PRICE: $375,000
BUYER: Parrott Broadcasting LP (Scott Parker, general partner); owns no other stations
SELLER: Aloha Radio Group LLC (Frank Hooton, owner)
FACILITIES: 92.7 MHz, 9 kW, ant. -256 ft.
FORMAT: Dark
KFFR(FM) Pullman, Wash.
PRICE: $310,000
BUYER:Xana Duke Radio Partners LLC (Thomas Hodgins, member); owns no other stations
SELLER: Royal Communications Co. (Christopher Gilbreth, general partner)
FACILITIES: 97.7 MHz, 650 W, ant. 988 ft.
FORMAT: Christian Contemporary

AMs

KMPC(AM) Los Angeles
PRICE:
$33 million
BUYER:
P&Y Broadcasting Corp. (Phill Sohn, president/CEO); owns no other stations
SELLER:
Rose City Radio Corp. (Troy Scheer, VP)
FACILITIES:
1540 kHz, 50 kW day/44 kW night
FORMAT:
Sports/Talk

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Station Sales Scorecard
2007 YTD* 2006
Number Value (000) Number Value (000)
Source: BIA Financial Networks
*As of 4/17/07
Television 34 $876,985 180 $18,127,686
Radio 366 $372,744 2,122 $22,868,845
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