A Sales Window Opens For Ventana

Two low-power television stations in the Midwest have been sold to a Maryland-based broadcaster
Dish Network

EchoStar Sells OTT, DBS Elements to DISH

DISH will give EchoStar an 80% financial interest in Hughes Retail Group, held in the form of a tracking stock

Carolina Daytimer, FM Translator ‘Surge’ Ahead

Also in Transactions Today: An Idaho TV pair sell for below their asking price

Unbuilt LPTV In The Bayou Changes Hands

A future low-power TV station in Louisiana has been sold in a transaction that gives the broadcast property to a locally based entity.

The Dealmaker’s Prediction: A Robust 2017 For TV Deals

We can easily conclude that this year was relatively slow, with only a few large deals. What does 2017 foretell?
Saga Communications, Inc.

Another Strong Session For Saga

Saga Communications had another banner session, and is trading at its highest closing price since March 2014

What’s Next For The FCC On LIN DBS Protest?

Can DirecTV and DISH Network subscribers in a SW Colorado county get two Denver-market TV stations? Not if LIN Television can stop it

Delmarva TV Operator Gains A Translator

A Delmarva translator is going to the owner of two Ocean City, Md., stations in another silent day for deals

What’s the ACA’s Latest Beef On Nexstar Deal?

The ACA formally objected to a waiver request by Nexstar and Media General that would allow immediate FCC approval of their merger

Che, Viacom! Telefónica Taken For $345M

In a deal valued at $345 million, Viacom is buying Televisión Federal S.A. (Telefe), one of the main free-to-air channels in Argentina.

Is A Miami Sibling The Future Model For WHDH?

A focus on '7 News Boston' is likely. But Boston is far different from Miami with respect to all-news outlets

Flood Claims Nebraska Translator For News

The owner of a statewide news channel in Nebraska adds a low-power TV facility in the state capital to its holdings.

Yuma To Las Vegas Relocation Nix Affirmed

Powell Meredith Communications Co.’s quest to move a low-power TV station from Yuma, Ariz. to Las Vegas ends
Sumner Redstone

A CBS/Viacom Wedding: ‘Still Makes Perfect Sense’

MoffettNathanson senior analyst Michael Nathanson is hopeful a Viacom-CBS Inc. reunification occurs

Nexstar Prices $2.75B Loan To Help Media General Bill

Nexstar has priced a $2.75 billion term loan B facility, with funds going toward the Media General deal and to pay down debt

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