40% of KGAR(FM) Garden City/Kansas City, Mo.
Susquehanna Radio Corp., York, Pa. (David E. Kennedy, president); owns/is buying 26 radio stations, including KCMO-AM-FM Kansas City and KCFX(FM) Harrisonville/Kansas City, Mo. Note: Susquehanna will buy remaining 60% of KGAR after three years (price to be determined by fair market appraisal).
Jesscom Inc., Whitefish, Mont. (Frank Copisidas Jr., president). Copisidas owns one FM and one AM in Nebraska
105.1 MHz, 2.2 kW, ant. 548 ft.
Patrick Communications (buyer); Michael Bergner (seller)
WBRQ(FM) Cidra/Caguas P.R.
Newlife Broadcasting Inc., Mayaguez, P.R. (Juan Carlos Matos Barreto, president/51% owner); is selling WFDT(FM) (formerly WNNV ) Aguada/Hormigueros, P.R., to seller of WBRQ (see next item). Barreto also owns 49% of WXZX(FM) Culebra, P.R.
Arso Radio Corp., Caguas (Jesus M. Soto, chairman/60% owner); owns three FMs in Puerto Rico. Soto family members own two other FMs and six AMs, all in Puerto Rico
Note: Arso bought WBRQ for same price a year ago (Changing Hands, Jan. 31, 2000).
97.7 MHz, 3 kW, ant. 866 ft.
WFDT(FM) (formerly WNNV) Aguada/Hormigueros, P.R.Price:
Arso Radio (see preceding item)
Newlife Broadcasting (see preceding item)
105.5 MHz, 3 kW, ant. 1,036 ft.