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Dec 19, 2014, 15:30 ET

Sinclair Broadcast Group Closes On Certain Station Acquisitions And Divestitures With Media General

Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: SBGI) (the "Company" or "Sinclair") announced today that it closed on its previously announced acquisitions...

Dec 02, 2014, 12:28 ET

Sinclair Names Edwin Groves General Manager In The Paducah, Kentucky / Cape Girardeau, Missouri / Harrisburg, Illinois / Mt Vernon, Illinois Market

Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: SBGI) announced that Edwin Groves has been named General Manager of KBSI (FOX) in the Paducah, Kentucky /...

Dec 01, 2014, 12:22 ET

Sinclair Mourns The Passing Of Doug Gealy

With great sadness, Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: SBGI) announces the passing of Doug Gealy, Group Manager for multiple markets. "We are...

Nov 18, 2014, 09:00 ET

Sinclair Names John DeSimone General Manager In The Madison, Wisconsin Market

Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: SBGI) announced that John DeSimone has been named General Manager of WMSN (FOX) in Madison,...

Nov 11, 2014, 11:00 ET

Sinclair announces corporate promotions

Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: SBGI) announced the corporate promotions of Delbert R. Parks, III and Harvey Arnold.  The announcement...

Nov 05, 2014, 07:30 ET

Sinclair Declares $0.165 Per Share Quarterly Cash Dividend

 Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: SBGI) announced that its Board of Directors has declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.165 per share...

Nov 05, 2014, 07:30 ET

Sinclair Reports Third Quarter 2014 Financial Results

 Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: SBGI), the "Company" or "Sinclair," today reported financial results for the three and nine months...

Oct 20, 2014, 09:00 ET

ONE Media To Unveil Next Generation Transmission Platform

In a far-reaching solution to allow free, high definition television viewing on all future mobile and portable devices (tablets, smart phones, and...

Oct 03, 2014, 10:30 ET

Sinclair To Report Third Quarter 2014 Results On November 5, 2014 At 7:30 a.m. (Eastern Time)

Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: SBGI) will report its third quarter 2014 earnings results at 7:30 a.m. ET on Wednesday, November 5, 2014,...

Sep 29, 2014, 13:30 ET

Sinclair Enters Into Long-Term Affiliation Agreements With The American Broadcasting Company

Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: SBGI) (the "Company" or "Sinclair") announced that it has entered into long-term agreements with the...

Sep 29, 2014, 10:00 ET

Sinclair Announces Syndication Agreements And The Addition Of The Western Athletic Conference For Expanded Distribution Footprint For American Sports Network; Launches Americansportsnet.com

 Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: SBGI) (the "Company" or "Sinclair") announced today that its Sinclair Networks division has entered...

Sep 09, 2014, 12:04 ET

Sinclair Broadcast Group Announces Syndication Deal For Ring Of Honor Wrestling

Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: SBGI) (the "Company" or "Sinclair") announced today that it has entered into its first syndication deal for...

Sep 04, 2014, 12:32 ET

Sinclair Announces Redemption of 8.375% Notes

Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. ("Sinclair" or the "Company") (Nasdaq: SBGI) announced that its wholly-owned subsidiary, Sinclair Television Group,...

Sep 03, 2014, 14:29 ET

Sinclair Broadcast Group Closes On Purchase Of WGXA And Sale Of WHTM

Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: SBGI) (the "Company" or "Sinclair") announced that it has closed on the purchase of the assets of WGXA...

Sep 03, 2014, 08:30 ET

Sinclair Broadcast Group To Acquire KSNV (NBC) In Las Vegas, Nevada

 Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: SBGI) (the "Company" or "Sinclair") announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to...

Aug 21, 2014, 12:23 ET

Sinclair Announces J.C. Lowe to be General Manager in Pensacola, FL; Mike Murphy to be General Manager in Birmingham, AL

 Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: SBGI) announced that J.C. Lowe, who was Sinclair's General Manager in Birmingham, will become the...

Aug 21, 2014, 09:00 ET

Sinclair Broadcast Group Announces Launch Of Original Programming Division

 Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: SBGI) (the "Company" or "Sinclair") announced today that it has launched Sinclair Original Programming...

Aug 21, 2014, 08:15 ET

Sinclair Names James Killen Group Manager

 Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: SBGI) announced that James Killen has been named Group Manager and will be responsible for the...

Aug 20, 2014, 11:15 ET

Sinclair Broadcast Group Announces Agreement To Swap Television Stations With Media General

 Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: SBGI) (the "Company" or "Sinclair") announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to...

Aug 19, 2014, 08:58 ET

Dan Mellon To Oversee WJLA-TV And NewsChannel 8 In The Washington D.C. Market; Promotes Tony D'Angelo To General Manager In The Columbus, Ohio Market

Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: SBGI) announced that Dan Mellon will be the General Manager of WJLA (ABC) and local cable news network,...