Long-time owner/operator Russ Kimble has sold WYLF-850 AM in Penn Yan, NY (located in the Finger Lakes area of Western NY) to first time owner Jeff Pearce. WYLF operates with 1,000 watts daytime and 45 watts nighttime. Russ was the morning man/news director of WYLF as well as the owner since 1984. He has retired to spend more time with his wife of 35 years- Debbie, who has pancreatic and lung cancer. Jeff Pearce has moved to Penn Yan from Helena, MT and Orlando and is operating the station under a Time Brokerage Agreement pending FCC approval of the sale. The purchase price was $450,000. The transaction was handled by Kozacko Media Services.