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6/15/2007 08:00:00 PM Eastern

TVs

WVFX(TV) Clarksburg, W.Va.
PRICE: Undisclosed
BUYER: Withers Broadcasting Co. (Russell Withers Jr., president)
SELLER: Davis Television LLC (Robert Raff, VP)
FACILITIES: Ch. 46, 155 kW, ant. 801 ft
AFFILIATION: Fox
BROKER: Kalil and Co. Inc.
WTKJ(LP) Philadelphia
PRICE: $7,000
BUYER: Randall and Adrienne Weiss
SELLER: Tammy M. Celenza
FACILITIES: Ch. 54, 6.3 kW
K08CC, K10CH, K12CC, K15HG-D, K19GN-D and K21IC-D Mount Pleasant, Utah
PRICE: No consideration; donation
BUYER: Sanpete County (Mark Anderson, county commissioner)
SELLER: Mt. Pleasant City (Chesley Christensen, mayor)
FACILITIES: K08CC: Ch. 8, 0.123 kW, ant. -1,096 ft; K10CH: Ch. 10, 0.138 kW; K12CC: Ch. 12, 0.119 kW; K15HG-D: Ch. 15, 0.01 kW; K19GN-D: Ch. 19, 0.01 kW; K21IC: Ch. 21, 0.01 kW
AFFILIATION: K12CC: NBC

Combos

WLBW(FM) Fenwick Island (Salisbury-Ocean City), Del.; WDKZ(FM) Salisbury (Salisbury-Ocean City), Md.; WGUY(FM) Dexter and WFZX(FM) Searsport (Bangor), Maine; WUSW(FM) Hattiesburg (Laurel-Hattiesburg), Miss.; KBMR(AM) Bismarck, KRRZ(AM) Minot, N.D.; WIRO(AM) and WBKS(FM) Ironton (Huntington-Ashland), WBUK(FM) Ottawa (Lima), Ohio; WISM(FM) Altoona and WQRB(FM) Bloomer (Eau Claire), Wis.; WZZW(AM) Milton (Huntington-Ashland), W.Va.
PRICE: Undisclosed
BUYER: Leibowitz Station Trust LLC as Trustee (Matthew Leibowitz, sole member); owns no other stations
SELLER: GoodRadio.TV LLC (Dean Goodman, CEO)
FACILITIES:WLBW(FM): 92.1 MHz, 3 kW, ant. 469 ft.; WDKZ(FM): 105.5 MHz, 2 kW, ant. 384 ft.; WGUY(FM): 102.1 MHz, 23 kW, ant. 673 ft.; WFZX(FM): 101.7 MHz, 3 kW, ant. 1,004 ft.; WUSW(FM): 103.7 MHz, 100 kW, ant. 1,063 ft.; KBMR(AM): 1130 kHz, 10 kW day/24 W night; KRRZ(AM): 1390 kHz, 5 kW day/1 kW night; WIRO(AM): 1230 kHz, 1 kW; WBKS(FM): 107.1 MHz, 3 kW, ant. 449 ft.; WBUK(FM): 106.3 MHz, 1 kW, ant. 489 ft.; WISM(FM): 98.1 MHz, 10 kW, ant. 174 ft.; WQRB(FM): 95.1 MHz, 9 kW, ant. 545 ft.; WZZW(AM): 1600 kHz, 5 kW day/26 W night
FORMAT: WLBW(FM): Oldies; WDKZ(FM): CHR; WGUY(FM): Oldies; WFZX(FM): Classic Rock; WUSW(FM): Rock; KBMR(AM): Country; KRRZ(AM): Oldies; WIRO(AM): News/Talk; WBKS(FM): Urban; WBUK(FM): Oldies; WISM(FM): AC; WQRB(FM): Country; WZZW(AM): News/Talk
COMMENT:As a condition to approval, GoodRadio.TV will divest a number of stations in different markets after closing. It intends to assign the licenses and assets to the designated trustee, which would be required to sell the stations.
WRLV(AM) and WRLV(FM) Salyersville, Ky.
PRICE: $460,000
BUYER: Morgan County Industries Inc. (C.C. Smith, president/secretary/treasurer); owns five other stations, none in this market
SELLER:Wallingford Broadcasting (Kelly Wallingford, president)
FACILITIES: WRLV(AM): 1140 kHz, 1 kW; WRLV(FM): 106.5 MHz, 6 kW, ant. 331 ft.
FORMAT: WRLV(AM): Southern Gospel; WRLV(FM): Country

FMs

WAVX(FM) Schuyler Falls (Burlington-Plattsburgh), N.Y.
PRICE: $1.1 million
BUYER: Vermont Public Radio (Mark Vogelzang, president/GM); owns seven other stations, including WVPS(FM) Burlington, Vt.-Plattsburgh, N.Y.
SELLER: Christian Ministries Inc. (Ric McClary, GM/VP, operations)
FACILITIES: 90.9 MHz, 3 kW, ant. 1,074 ft.
FORMAT: Christian
KSNO(FM) Snowmass Village (Aspen), Colo.
PRICE: $1.05 million
BUYER:Colorado West Broadcasting Inc. (Gabe Chenoweth, president); owns two other stations, KGLN(AM) and KMTS(FM) Aspen
SELLER: Cool Radio LLC (Thomas Dobrez, member)
FACILITIES: 103.9 MHz, 6 kW, ant. 325 ft.
FORMAT: AAA
WNLA(AM) and WNLA(FM) Indianola, Miss.
PRICE: $300,000
BUYER: Debut Broadcasting Inc. (Robert Marquitz, chairman); owns no other stations
SELLER: Shamrock Broadcasting (Gerry Brothy, CEO)
FACILITIES: WNLA(AM): 1380 kHz, 500 W day/44 W night; WNLA(FM): 105.5 MHz, 4 kW, ant. 190 ft.
FORMAT: WNLA(AM): Black Gospel; WNLA(FM): AC

AMs

KJDJ(AM) San Luis Obispo
PRICE: $652,000
BUYER:Centro Cristiano Vida Abundante Inc. (Manuel Sanchez Sr., president); owns one other station, not in this market
SELLER: Padre Serra Communications Inc. (Jaime Bonilla Valdez, president)
FACILITIES: 1030 kHz, 3 kW day/700 W night
FORMAT: Mexican

Station Sales Scorecard
2007 YTD* 2006
Number Value (000) Number Value (000)
Source: BIA Financial Networks
*As of 6/12/07
Television 198 $2,200,585 180 $18,127,686
Radio 693 $1,256,391 2,116 $22,872,933

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