New-Press & Gazette grabs Columbia MO television pair


$16M KMIZ-TV & KQFX-LD Columbia-Jefferson City MO (Columbia MO) from JW Broadcasting LLC (Gene Steinberg) to NPG of Missouri LLC, a subsidiary of News-Press & Gazette Company (David R. Bradley et al). $1.6M escrow, balance in cash at closing. Includes five-year non-compete. KMIZ is an ABC affiliate with MNTV and Me-TV on side-channels; KQFX is a Fox affiliate. [FCC file date 7/25/12]