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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. Read more

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. Read more

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. Read more

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. Read more

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. Read more

In a coronavirus-slowed deal market, the biggest sale of the week comes from Charlotte where a new Catholic radio station is taking shape with the sale of an AM in the market. Also this week, an Alabama owner moves into Montgomery and there’s a multi-station swap in Georgia and Florida. Check out the details in this week’s Deal Digest. Read more

Maybe it’s a bit of irony in an era of social distancing, but a new company calling itself Social Butterfly Media is the week’s biggest deal-maker. It has planted a flag in the Louisville market. Elsewhere, Smile FM expands in Michigan, Salem sheds an AM in Orlando, and Fort Wayne owner Brian Walsh doubles-up on FMs. Check out the details in this week’s Deal Digest. Read more

Two of the three biggest sales this week hail from Ohio where one owner adds an FM to their cluster and another buys an AM. Also this week, iHeartMedia invests in AM radio with the addition of a San Diego station. Plus, EMF upgrades coverage in Utah as it spins a Nashville translator to Cromwell Group. And “Boss Hog Radio” is poised to add another Florida market. Catch up with all the latest deal-making in this week’s Deal Digest. Read more

A $1.2 million check gives iHeartMedia its eighth radio station in San Diego. In a quick-closing deal, Riverfront Broadcasting adds a fifth station in Rapid City, SD. New York Public Television closes a nearly $1 million deal to buy its first radio station on Long Island’s East End. Check out all the action in this week’s Deal Digest. Read more

After a period of relative quietness in the translator market, two million-dollar deals were struck this week in Chicago and Philadelphia with other translator sales filed in Oklahoma City and Merced. Also this week, Tegna closes its sale of an AM-FM combo in San Diego. There’s more MAGA for Richmond. And the High Plains Radio Network continues to downsize with sales in Texas, Oklahoma and Arkansas. Check out the details in this week’s Deal Digest. Read more

After more than a decade, iHeartMedia has lined-up a buyer for one of two Lexington, KY market stations in a trust as Clarity Communications expands its cluster there. Also this week, Asian-language broadcaster Pham Radio is adding a third station in the Bay Area. And EMF enters a new Ohio market. Check out all the action in this week’s Deal Digest. Read more

A Wisconsin cluster has been in the Laird family since 1956 but a deal this week will bring a new era of ownership. Also this week, Cumulus finalized the sale of its New York AM. The “FUR” flies into new owner’s hands in Grand Rapids. EMF expands in Colorado. Plus, MacDonald Garber Broadcasting brings the next generation into the radio business. Check out all the details in this week’s Deal Digest. Read more

The University of Memphis files to transfer the license for jazz “U-92” WUMR to a newly-created not-for-profit that will preserve and operate the station’s format. Also this week, Rocky Mountain Radio Group adds another FM in the Aspen-Vail region, and the High Plains Radio Network continues to downsize. Get the details in this week’s Deal Digest. Read more

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. Read more

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. Read more

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. Read more

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. Read more

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. Read more

A former Fox News Radio host begins building his radio group. Norsan Media adds another market to its map in South Carolina while in another Carolina market, EMF spins-off a translator where it now owns three full-power FMs. And the last of Mapleton’s stations is in the hands of a new operator. Check out the details in this week’s Deal Digest. Read more

The holiday season brought a lot of expected year-end transaction closings and some new deal-making. Local Media San Diego, a group made up of several radio veterans, expanded its San Diego cluster. And Seven Mountains Media and Magnum Communications added to their station maps. Deal-making will also mean the loss of rock stations in markets like Denver and Traverse City, MI. Catch up with all the details in the first Deal Digest of 2020. Read more

The holiday season began early for dealmakers as just one new deal for a full-power station was filed this week. Kristin Cantrell’s Seven Mountains Media adds an FM to its cluster outside the Lexington-Fayette, KY market. Also of note: Rob Austin’s Jamtraxx Media bought an FM translator this week in Madison, WI with plans to launch a new format in that market. Check out the details in this week’s Deal Digest. Read more

It was a quieter-than-normal week in deal-making with just two new deals filed—and both were in Ohio and in both cases the sellers were colleges. One deal will give Holy Family Communications another FM in the Buckeye State. And another will give The Ohio State University another FM. Check out the details in this week’s Deal Digest. Read more

Standard Media Group strikes a $64.2 million deal to buy 15 radio stations and 11 television stations from Bill Christian and Mike Reed’s Sound Communications. Also this week, a big-ticket translator sale in Houston. Plus, Randy Michaels is a seller in Michigan. Cumulus downsizes in a Georgia market. And a Terre Haute market morning man becomes the station’s new owner. Check out the details in this week’s Deal Digest. Read more

An Illinois ops manager is set to become the owner in the week’s biggest sale. Also, Immaculate Heart Media closes a deal to buy nine full-power stations and four FM translators from Salem Media Group. Plus, a Rocky Mountain bankruptcy leads to a sale. And Saul Levine donates his Monterey stations. Check out all the details in this week’s Deal Digest. Read more

Christopher Miller’s Meridian Media strikes the biggest-ticket deal of the week, buying four stations from father Monte Miller’s Rocking M Media. Also this week, there’s a pair of deals in the Traverse City, MI market. Community Broadcasters downsizes in Northern New York. And G.I. Family Radio spins a Nebraska FM to a religious operator. Check out the details in this week’s Deal Digest. Read more