Educational Media Foundation’s major market expansion is stretching to market No. 10 as it pulls an FM out of the Entercom cluster. Also this week, an Atlanta AM that will soon swap Spanish for talk changes hands. A Toledo country FM is sold. And a 14-year brokerage arrangement finally leads to an outright sale. Check out all the details in this week’s Deal Digest.
Following its exit from St. Louis and Youngstown, OH, Salem Media Group is exiting another market: Louisville. Also this week, Vanguard Media added to its Albuquerque-area cluster. And an Alaskan Fiddlers Association buys another FM. Catch up with all the buyers and sellers in this week’s Deal Digest.
Resonate Hawaii is downsizing the number of stations it owns on Hawaii’s Big Island. It has struck a deal to sell one of its FMs to Calvary Chapel of Twin Falls, which has covered the area with a translator. Also this week, Houston Christian Broadcasters grows again in Texas. Check out all the buyers and sellers in this week’s Deal Digest.
Sovereign Communications announced in October it was selling eight Northern Michigan radio stations to Armada Media. But facing ownership limits, it has now opted to sell two of them to another company – one with family, but not ownership, ties. Also this week, Desert Explorer Communications ads another FM in Colorado’s Red Rock region. Check out the details in this week’s Deal Digest.
A Boston FM’s Bay State reach is shrinking, thanks to a sale to EMF. Also this week, there’s a deal nearly five years in the making in Kansas City. On Maryland’s Eastern Shore, a buyer quickly becomes a seller – and it’s a familiar name. A big Nebraska sale just closed. Plus, an Iowa general manager becomes the owner. Check out the details in this week’s Deal Digest.