As Expected, FCC Kills FM’s Sale To Sister of Now-Felon Licensee


One week ago, RBR+TVBR learned that a radio personality and station owner in Southwestern Pennsylvania known locally as “The Commander” was ready to plead guilty to felony rape charges.

That transpired July 8, putting the transfer of the Class A Classic Hits station he owns to his adult daughter, made June 1, in question.

The FCC had approved the inter-family deal, which awaited closing, ahead of the conviction. On Monday, the Commission changed its mind.

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