That multi-station transaction, plus four other TV station deals, were submitted to the FCC for its approval during the week ending April 9, according to BIA/Kelsey.
KQDK-CA Denver and KQCK Cheyenne, Wyo.
BUYER: Casa Media Partners (Juan Salvador Gonzalez Estrada, CEO)
SELLER: Denver TV Group (Barbara Laurence, member)
COMMENT: Denver TV Group LLC’s Denver TV Licenses LLC’s KQDK-CA/Denver, CO and KQCK (DT)/Cheyenne, Wyo., to Casa Media Partners LLC’s Casa En Denver Inc for the cancellation of a $2 million subordinated convertible promissory note plus the assumption of a loan with an outstanding principal balance of $7,084,798.53.
FACILITIES: DTV Ch. 39, 0.500 kW
FACILITIES: DTV Ch. 11, 18 kW, ant. 1,308 ft.
BUYER: OpenSkyRadio Corp (Jeff Cotton, director)
SELLER: Surprise Valley TV (Dan Hill, officer)
FACILITIES: Ch. 51, 0.575 kW
COMMENT: Surprise Valley TV Club’s K51KJ/Cedarville, CA to Open Sky Radio Inc for $1. .
WXEL West Palm Beach and W44AYFort Pierce
BUYER: WXEL Public Bcstg ( Bernard Henneberg, CEO)
SELLER: Barry Telecomm Inc (Sr Linda Bevilaqua, chair bd of trustees)
FACILITIES: WXEL-TV: DTV Ch. 27, 400 kW, ant. 1444 ft.; W44AY: DTV Ch. 31, 15 kW
AFFILIATION: WXEL-TV: PBS; W44AY: PBS
COMMENT: Barry Telecommunications Inc’s WXEL-TV/West Palm Beach, FL and W44AY/Fort Pierce, FL along with its digital companion channel W31DC-D/Fort Pierce, FL to WXEL Public Broadcasting Corporation for $1,457,102 less the final purchase price reconciliation payment to Classical of South Florida of $11,635.94.
BUYER: Central Piedmont Community College ( P. Anthony Zeiss, president)
SELLER: Charlotte-Mecklenburg Public Broadcasting Authority (Elsie Garner, president, CEO)
FACILITIES: DTV Ch. 11, 2.57 kW, ant. 1191 ft.
COMMENT: Charlotte-Mecklenburg Public Broadcasting Authority’s WTVI (DT)/Hickory, NC to Central Piedmont Community College for $1.
BUYER: Gray Television Inc (Robert Prather, Jr, president/COO/director)
SELLER: Wood Investments (Anthony Serreno, managing member)
FACILITIES: WVEX-LP: Ch. 22, 2.02 kW, ant. 279 ft.; WWVX-LP: DTV Ch. 47, 15 kW, ant. 591 ft.
AFFILIATION: WVEX-LP: DRK; WWVX-LP: DRK
COMMENT: Wood Investments LLC’s WVEX-LP & WWVX-LP/Marietta, OH to Gray Television Licensee LLC for $66K.