Community Educators of Orlando plans to buy PBS station WMFE Orlando for about $3 million. WMFE parent Community Communications announced late last week it was selling the station because it is no longer financially viable. Community Communications also owns a WMFE radio station.
Orlando is in DMA No. 19.
Patrick Communications brokered the sale.
The Orlando Sentinel reports that the Christian broadcaster Daystar Television Network backs the buyer.
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