To the south of Chicago in the village of Bourbonnais, Ill., is a group of four FM radio stations and a FM translator that’s tied to a family-run broadcasting company.
Now, an asset purchase agreement has been filed with the FCC that reflects a shift in ownership of these stations.
For staff and vendors, there should be few if any differences in the operation of this cluster.
For a Carmel-by-the-Sea, Calif.-based investor with a name familiar to radio industry veterans, there could be more flights to O’Hare or Midway in the near future.
Also involved is the man who made the call letters “KGO” legendary over his 35-year run overseeing the San Francisco News/Talker.