Maverick Media sold to Mid-West Family Broadcasting - – Rockford’s News Leader

Maverick Media sold to Mid-West Family Broadcasting


Mid-West Family Broadcasting has purchased Maverick Media in the Rockford and Eau Claire, Wisconsin markets.

The purchase affects WGFB, B103, WXRX, WRTB, BOB FM, NTA FM, and WNTA-AM in the Rockford markets. Mid-West has operated stations in Rockford twice over the last 50 years.

"Mid-West Family is all about great local broadcasting," Market Manager J Chapman said. "They have an outstanding reputation of serving the community and building winning organizations. This will be good for our stations and good for Rockford."

Mid-West will begin operating in Rockford on May 1. They currently operate stations in Madison, Wisconsin; Lacrosse, Wisconsin; Springfield, Illinois; Springfield, Missouri; and St. Joseph/Benton Harbor, Michigan.

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