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Change In Ownership Reportedly In The Works For Mansfield Radio Station: Updated

21 Sep , 2021  

By 1812Blockhouse

The proposed merger referenced in this article is moving forward. Additional details are in the update below.

A local transmitter for radio station WKSU at Kent State University may be changing ownership, according to a recent article in The Portgager.

WKSU’s local transmitter is 94.7 W234CX, with a tower near the Mansfield Correctional Institution.

The Portager article (which can be accessed here) states that the Kent State Board of Trustees are poised to vote on a possible transfer o ownership to Ideastream, a Cleveland-based non profit that owns and operations stations WCPN, WCLV, and WVIZ.



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Mansfield Radio Station Changing Hands, According To Industry Publication

17 Sep , 2020  

By 1812Blockhouse

A Mansfield radio station is changing hands, according to a broadcasting media publication

The site, which is said to be the web’s largest radio and music industry community, has shared that radio station WVMC will soon have new ownership after a recent transaction and approval by the FCC.

WVMC-FM went on the air in 1979 and has been owned by Mansfield Christian School. It has recently broadcast under a contemporary praise and worship music format.

According to the article, Mansfield Christian has agreed to sell the station to Soaring Eagle Promotions, Inc. for $190, 000. This price includes $20,000 in cash and $170,000 in a promissory note.

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All About Richland

Mansfielders Now Able To Enjoy WKSU

26 Feb , 2017  

Long home to a transmitter for radio station WOSU in Columbus, area residents and visitors can now enjoy the sounds of another excellent collegiate radio station.

WKSU recently began broadcasting from call letters W234CX in rural Mansfield. The station can be accessed at 94.7 on your FM dial. More…