Edward Baker is transferring multiple signals between Positive Alternative Radio and his other license holding companies.
WKGM Inc. will donate Christian Preaching 940 WKGM Smithfield/Norfolk VA to PAR with the donation valued at $450,000. Base Communications’ Southern Gospel “Joy-FM” 890 WKNV Fairlawn VA is donated to PAR in a transfer valued at $80,000. Big River Radio Inc. donates Christian Preaching 1080 WOKT Canonsburg KY/106.7 W294CP Huntington WV in what is being valued at $150,000. The three stations will be converted to non-commercial status.
Positive Alternative Radio will also trade 97.1 W246CR Christianburg VA to Base Communications in exchange for 102.3 W272EA Fairlawn/Pulaski. W246CR will continue to rebroadcast Baker’s Dublin Radio LLC Sports “ESPN Blacksburg” Dublin, while W272EA will continue to rebroadcast WKNV.
Iola Broadcasting sells “Kiks Country” 101.5 KIKS-FM and Talk/Sports 1370 KIOL/99.3 K257GM Iola KS to Ad Astra per Aspera Broadcasting for $325,000.
La Promesa Foundation will receive “St. Valentine Catholic Radio” 1010 KDJW Amarillo/94.5 K233CB Canyon and Spanish Catholic “Radio San Toribio” 1360 KTNZ/93.5 K228FO Amarillo TX as a gift from Catholic Radio of the Texas High Plains. La Promesa operates Catholic networks in both languages under the “Guadalupe Radio” name.
Lance Venta, RadioInsight (2023-04-28)