The FCC’s Auction 109 of of 136 FM signals and 4 AM signals ended August 5 after eight days and 36 rounds of bidding with 97 of the potential licenses nationwide won. The auction brought in $13,770,950 in bids with a net of $12,344,110 following the use of bidding credits.
In Michigan, there were six FM frequencies up for bid. The winning bid amounts, channel/class, location and winners were:
$124,000 101.3A Pigeon MI Thumb Broadcasting, Inc.
$91,000 96.3C1 Houghton MI Houghton Community Broadcasting
$78,000 98.9A Lake Isabella MI Smile FM
$51,000 99.9A Custer MI Hit Radio Media, LLC
$39,000 93.3C3 Onekama MI Henderson, Suzanne D
$38,000 99.9A Carney MI Henderson, Suzanne D
For more information, visit the FCC Auction 109 website here.