Allentown AM on the Move


SoldAn estate sale is resulting in a change of ownership for WGPA-AM Bethlehem PA, serving the Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton Nielsen Audio market. Broker: Ray H. Rosenblum

The seller is Deborah Jean DeNardo, court-appointed Guardian for Estate of Joseph Timmer of Timmer Broadcasting Company.

The buyer is CC Broadcasting LLC, owned equally by Ronald Crumbliss and his son Christopher Crumbliss.

The purchase price is $95,000.

WGPA is a Class D on 1100 kHz with 250 W-D, ND.  It does a good job of covering Allentown while the sun is up, but does not do a great job hitting the Easton side of the market.