Schlesinger Communications is filling in its Pennsylvania station map with a group of stations near the State College, PA and Altoona, PA markets. Also this week, programmer Stan Bennett moves into ownership as he picks up five stations in Maine. And a Mississippi man follows his wife into station ownership. Check out all the details in this week’s Deal Digest.
Religious broadcaster Bendita Eucaristia Radio has bought two Fresno AMs. Also this week, Eagle Radio puts another station in its nest in the Kansas City region while Ohio’s Soaring Eagle Promotions also spreads its wings. Plus, Pennsylvania-based Magnum Broadcasting expands to the Florida Keys. And Family Life Ministries fills in its Pennsylvania map. Get details in this week’s Deal Digest.
In a market slowed by the coronavirus, deal-making continues albeit beyond the biggest markets. In Alaska, a local television company adds a radio station while along the New York-Vermont border two owners decide they are stronger as one company. Also this week, Bible Broadcasting Network expands into Michigan. Check out the details in this week’s Deal Digest.
Mel Wheeler is down-sizing a Roanoke eight-station cluster by one. Also this week, Cumulus sells its Albany, GA cluster and iHeartMedia donates a Boston market AM. Plus, a Charlotte deal shows the gap in price between translators and AMs. Raul Alarcon buys a South Florida translator. And an Alabama general manager partners with his boss to buy an AM. Check out all the details in this week’s Deal Digest.
The slowdown in business continues to be reflected in this week’s Deal Digest, but that doesn’t mean buying and selling is at a standstill. This week’s deals are noteworthy for where two sellers found their buyer: under their own roof. In Indiana the buyer is a morning host while in Colorado it’s the general manager who is striking the deal. Check out the details in this week’s Deal Digest.