Broadcast Tower

A Public Deal In Colorado Sees Pueblo Asset Swap

The owner of a Class A FM radio station serving a rural portion of the Rocky Mountains has agreed to assign this property, along with its four FM translators, to one of Colorado's largest non-commercial licensees. To make it happen, this non-comm operator is trading an AM serving the city of Pueblo, along with its FM translator.
Adidas HQ in NE Portland, Ore.

A LPTV Trades Hands In Portland

In the not-too-distant past, Channel 36 in Salem, Ore., and Channel 26 in Portland, Ore., were simulcast partners offering Christian-themed television programming to Oregon's most populous areas. Now, the facility serving the Pacific Northwest's second-largest DMA is being spun. Who it is going to begs the question of how it will now be used.
The KYCT tower, due west of Redding, Calif.

A NoCal ‘Outlaw’ Lassoed By A New Owner

Travel down U.S. Highway 299 from the Shasta-Trinity National Forest, east of Humboldt County, and you just may spot a broadcast tower on a peak overlooking the Redding, Calif., region. It's home to the transmitter of a Class A Classic Country station that's just been sold.

With ‘Praise Live’ Returned, EMF Spins In Twin Cities

KZGO, given its market heritage as a religious station, was poised to see a return of the predecessor to "Go" — Christian Adult Contemporary “Praise Live.” This happened, along with the return of the KNOF call letters. As such, EMF, which specializes in its national CCM networks, is selling what is now KNOF-FM in St. Paul.

MTSU Sells A Nashville-area FM Translator. Who’s The Buyer?

Adjacent to the broadcast tower for Nexstar Media Group's WKRN-2 in Nashville is the transmitter for a FM translator serving Brentwood, Forest Hills and tony Belle Meade, on the south side of Music City USA. Until now, it's been used for Middle Tennessee State University's MTSU Jazz Network. That's about to change, as the facility has been sold.

LECOM Extends Reach with Route 6 Extension

In Northwest Pennsylvania and along Florida's Suncoast region, the Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine has become known as a purveyor of commercial-free Oldies radio. Now, it is bolstering up its on-air offerings in the Keystone State.
Mike Huckabee

Coates Hands Huckabee Full Ownership Of Radio Partnership

A licensee 51% owned by the corporate director of sales for Earls Family Broadcasting from 2004-2010 and 49% owned by a former U.S. presidential candidate and syndicated talk show host is dissolving. The result? New Directions Broadcast Group will now be fully owned by Mike Huckabee.

Beneficiary To Gain Ownership Of Virginia Combo

On Dec. 6, 2020, the sole owner of an AM/FM combo and an FM translator serving a portion of the Norfolk DMA passed away. Now, paperwork is being filed with the Commission that will formally transfer ownership of the facilities to the executrix of his estate.
Not this Roseland, but a Roseland, just grabbed more HC2 LPTV spins.

Roseland Grabs A Trio Of LPTV CPs

Three unbuilt construction permits for low-power TV stations in Illinois, New Mexico and North Dakota, respectively, are being purchased by Roseland. OK, so most New Yorkers may only know the former Roseland Ballroom on 52nd Street. One Gothamate knows of another, and it's a Vice President at HC2 — the entity selling the facilities.
The WAOC tower

A First Coast Facility Finds A New Owner

From the south side of historic St. Augustine, Fla., sits a broadcast tower that's home to a Class B AM with 230 watts after dark and 2kw when it's light out. It uses an FM translator to give a little "revitalization," too. Now, both are heading to a new owner.
Oregon's Sisters peak, as seen from 35,000 feet

A Radio Legend Deals To XANA

Warner Tillman is parting ways with an AM/FM combo that includes an FM translator and no less than four boosters designed to give that FM station coverage of Eastern Washington's largest metropolis.

After Nearly Four Years, Tri-Star Exits Southern Utah

On Sept. 25, 2017,  a new AM radio station licensed for broadcast at 1490 MHz in Santa Clara, Utah — and an associated FM translator it sought in the FCC’s recent Auction 99 — traded hands. Now, those properties and a second FM translator are heading to a new owner.
Juan Montes

A Latin Christian California Network Expands

In the northern half of California's San Joaquin Valley, pastor Juan Montes has established a Spanish-language broadcast ministry that uses a Class A FM station licensed to Chowchilla, and an FM translator in Hughson, to reach the Modesto and Merced markets, respectively. Now, Montes' operation is adding two additional FMs in the region.

Amy Meredith Sends An FM Translator To the Dawgs …

... and the Catz, too.  Meredith, who gained full control of Powell Meredith Communications Company in a 2009 divorce settlement, is selling a 40-watt FM translator serving an Arizona community to the northwest of Phoenix.

A DFW-Area FM Translator Changes Hands

Travel to the south of downtown Dallas along U.S. Highway 67, and chances are you'll see the Cedar Hill cluster of broadcast media towers off to the west. Among the transmitters on these towers is one for a recently upgraded FM translator licensed to rebroadcast a HD multicast channel assigned to an Urban One station. This translator has just been sold.
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