EMF goes nuclear with New Mexico buy


SoldAlamogordo NM is the site of the world’s first nuclear explosion, and it is also the site of the latest acquisition by frequent station-buyer Educational Media Foundation. The station – KUPR-FM — is already a noncom religious operation.

Educational Media Foundation is the operator of Christian radio networks K-LOVE and Air1, and is headed by Mike Novak.

The seller of the station is Southern New Mexico Radio Foundation, headed by Robert Flotte.
The price will be $100K cash.

KUPR is a Class C2 on 91.7 MHz with 1.4 kW @ 1,680’.

Alamogordo is unrated. Local draws include its proximity to Holloman AFB and White Sands National Monument.