United States

A group of Salina radio stations are under new ownership.
Meridian Media, LLC this month completed the acquisition of, Newsradio 1150 KSAL (KSAL-AM), FM 104.9 (KSAL-FM), Y 93.7 ( KEYZ-FM) and The General [1560 kHz] (KABI-AM) from Rocking M Media, LLC.
Addisitonally, Meridian has LMA’d 92.7 The Zoo( KZUH-FM) and 95.5 The Rock (KVOB-FM) from Rocking M.
Radio World NewsBytes (2020-10-29)


1070 AM, previously occupied by LR1 Radio El Mundo has new owners – Radio Cooperativa, which currently operates on 770 KHz. It is not known whether Radio Cooperativa will move to this new frequency under this same name, leaving the 770 KHz where it currently transmits, and if any, what will happen to the latter frequency,
(Argentina en AM y FM Facebook page)
Bryan Clark to WOR groups.io (2020-08-04)

United States

Magnum Communications is acquiring WFAW (AM) [940 kHz] and WSJY(FM) in Fort Atkinson, Wis. and WKCH(FM), Whitewater, Wis., from NRG Media. Magnum is building a presence in Chicago’s Wisconsin outer suburbs.
RW NewsBytes (2020-07-29)

United States

Say goodbye to the soft adult oldies on KLO 1430 Salt Lake City.
From Allaccess.com: KLO BROADCASTING CO. is selling Adult Standards KLO-A (Unforgettable 1430)/Ogden-Salt Lake City, UT to El Sembrador Ministries for $260,000 plus a right of first refusal to buy the transmitter site.
Paul’s note: El Sembrador is these folks: https://elsembradorministries.com/radio/radio-en-vivo/
Paul B. Walker Jr. via Svenn Martinsen in DX-LISTENERS’ CLUB fb group (2020-07-22)


Philippines top broadcaster ABS-CBN denied new licence.
https://www.bbc.com/news/world-asia-53360925 (10 July 2020).
One of the Philippines’ largest broadcasters, ABS-CBN, has been refused a new licence after being forced off air in May. On Friday, an overwhelming majority of a parliamentary committee rejected as “undeserving” ABS-CBN’s request for a 25-year extension of its franchise. Government critics say the refusal is directly connected to the channel’s criticism of President Rodrigo Duterte. […]
Hansjörg Biener to WOR groups.io (2020-07-10)