Month: July 2006


  • Emmis completes sale of KKFR-FM

    Indianapolis…Emmis Communications Corporation (NASDAQ: EMMS) today announced that the Company has completed the sale of KKFR-FM (Power 92.3) in Phoenix to Bonneville International Corporation and Bonneville Holding Company for $77.5 million. Emmis will use the net proceeds, approximately $76.3 million, to repay outstanding indebtedness. Emmis purchased KKFR-FM from Clear Channel in August 2000. In January…

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  • Q101 ANNOUNCES PLANS FOR NEW MORNING SHOW

    CHICAGO – Marv Nyren, vice president and general manager of Emmis Radio Chicago, today announced that Q101 (WKQX-FM), Chicago’s alternative rock station, is making significant changes to the station’s weekday morning programming. Since changing the station’s music to encompass “Everything Alternative” and putting it all “On Shuffle,” the station has been attracting a growing audience…

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