February 27, 2014
Freedom_s Voice Broadcasting Corporation of Draper, Utah has purchased KPTO-AM radio station licensed to Pocatello, Idaho from Main Street Broadcasting LLC of St. Anthony, Idaho for $75,000.*
Ted Austin, managing general partner of Main Street Broadcasting purchased KPTO-AM in 2013 from Wayne Klein, receiver for AM Radio 1440, Inc. Freedom_s Voice Broadcasting has a live conservative talk show, weekdays from 10AM to 1PM on K-Talk AM 630 in Salt Lake City and can also be heard on redstatetalkradio.com each evening.
Tim Aalders is president of Freedom_s Voice Broadcasting and co-host of Freedom_s Voice Radio talk program. With the purchase of KPTO-AM, Aalders plans on expanding his talk programming to southeastern Idaho.
Greg Merrill of Media Services Group was the exclusive broker in this transaction.
* Pending FCC Approval