They buyer is Digity LLC, a new company headed by broadcast industry veteran Dean Goodman, a Chicago Tribune story said.
In addition to WJOL, the other local stations included in the sale are 95.9 “The River” (WERV), WCCQ 98.3, WSSR 96.7 and WRXQ 100.7.
According to the Tribune story, "NextMedia has been owned by a
private equity firm since it emerged from bankruptcy in 2010. Since
then, the company said it has worked to bolster its core business so it
could be in a position to sell the stations."