Sales and Transactions: April 2007 Archives

• Spring Arbor University has been served with a Notice of Apparent Liability by the FCC for a late license renewal application and unauthorized operation of a translator for WSAE-FM in Kalamazoo. W258AH 99.5 was served with a NAL in the amount of $7,000 for the transgressions however the station was also granted its license renewal despite the fines.

FCC document (.pdf):
Notice of Apparent Liability

• WWKR FM 94.1 Hart was granted a construction permit to change effective radiated power from 13,000 watts @ 463 feet to 5,000 watts @ 682 feet. The station's antenna will move from Mason County southeast of Ludington to Oceana County east of Hart.


• Darby Advertising was the winning bidder for two FM allocations at the conclusion of FCC Auction No. 70. FM 95.3 Frederic was won with a bid of $20,000 in round 1 and FM 94.7 Paradise was won with a bid of $11,250 in round 37. Both allotments are for Class A stations.

• The transaction swapping licenses of AM 1210 Kingsley/Traverse City and AM 750 Petsokey between Stone Communications and Fort Bend Broadcasting was approved by the FCC. Stone Communications will be obtaining AM 1210 with Fort Bend acquiring AM 750 along with a payment of $244,000.

• Spring Arbor University was granted a license to cover for a new translator of Adult Contemporary
WSAE-FM 106.9 in Chelsea at FM 98.3 (W252BA).


• An FM translator at 103.7 Jackson (W279BP) of religious low-power FM station WFPM-LP 99.5 Battle Creek was granted its license to cover.

• WFQX-DT channel 47 was granted its license to cover; the digital facilities for the northern Michigan FOX affiliate are located well north of its analog facilities (near Kalkaska), giving the digital station a dramatically different coverage than its analog counterpart.


• Educational Media Foundation is acquiring the construction permit for WICE FM 88.3 Ironwood from Broadcasting for the Challenged for $400,000 pending FCC approval and closing.


• Spring Arbor University was granted a license to cover for a new translator of Adult Contemporary WSAE-FM 106.9 in Somerset at FM 93.3 (W227BY).







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