Simmons Acquires KMER-AM,KAOX-FM,KDWY-FM, from Chaparral Bdcstg. Co., Inc
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
March 5, 2004
Simmons-SLC, LLC and Simmons-SLC, LS, LLC have agreed to purchase the assets of radio stations KMER-AM, KAOX-FM and KDWY-FM, from Chaparral Broadcasting Company, Inc., headed by Jerrold T. Lundquist for $ 2.0 million. *
KMER-AM and KAOX-FM are licensed to Kemmerer, Wyoming and KDWY-FM is licensed to the adjoining community of Diamondville, Wyoming. All three stations serve the southwestern section of the state of Wyoming.
Craig Hanson of Simmons said “We are pleased with this great opportunity to serve Kemmerer with these outstanding radio stations. We look forward to building upon the strong foundation established by the previous owners and continue their legacy of providing worthwhile entertainment, information, and advertising services to the people of Kemmerer and surrounding areas._
Greg Merrill and Tom McKinley represented the parties in this transaction.
* Pending FCC Approval