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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,...

Aug 18, 2014, 14:29 ET

Sinclair Names Mike Kralec Vice President Of Data Systems And Information Technology Services

 Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: SBGI) announced that Mike Kralec has been named to the newly-created position of Vice President of...

Aug 06, 2014, 07:30 ET

Sinclair Declares And Increases Quarterly Common Stock Cash Dividend 10% To $0.165 Per Share

 Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: SBGI) announced that its Board of Directors has increased and declared a quarterly cash dividend of...

Aug 06, 2014, 07:30 ET

Sinclair Reports Second Quarter 2014 Financial Results And Increases Quarterly Cash Dividend Per Share

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

Aug 04, 2014, 11:22 ET

Sinclair Names Rick Lipps General Manager in the Springfield/Decatur, Illinois Market

Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: SBGI) announced that Rick Lipps has been named General Manager of WICS (ABC) in the Springfield/Decatur,...

Jul 25, 2014, 08:30 ET

Sinclair Raises Additional Term Loans; Amends and Restates Certain Loan Terms

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

Jul 25, 2014, 08:00 ET

Sinclair To Close On Allbritton Stations August 1, 2014

Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: SBGI) ("Company") announced today that the FCC and the Department of Justice have approved the Company's...

Jul 23, 2014, 10:07 ET

Sinclair Closes Private Offering of Senior Unsecured Notes

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

Jul 22, 2014, 09:40 ET

Sinclair Names Tim Perry General Manager In The Richmond/Petersburg, Virginia Market

 Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: SBGI) announced that Tim Perry has been named General Manager of WRLH-TV (FOX) in  the...

Jul 17, 2014, 08:30 ET

Sinclair Broadcast Group To Launch The American Sports Network; Enters Into Sports Rights And Content Development Agreements With Leading NCAA Conferences

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

Jul 15, 2014, 13:19 ET

Sinclair To Report Second Quarter 2014 Results On August 6, 2014 At 7:30am (Eastern Time)

Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: SBGI) will report its second quarter 2014 earnings results at 7:30 a.m. ET on Wednesday, August 6, 2014,...

Jul 15, 2014, 09:00 ET

Sinclair Reaches An Agreement With Buckeye Cable

Sinclair Broadcast Group, the owner of WNWO-TV (NBC in Toledo, Ohio) announced today that it has reached a two-year retransmission consent...

Jul 09, 2014, 17:29 ET

Sinclair Prices Private Offering of Senior Unsecured Notes

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

Jul 09, 2014, 07:30 ET

Sinclair Announces Proposed Private Offering of Senior Unsecured Notes of Sinclair Television Group

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

Jul 09, 2014, 07:30 ET

Sinclair to Raise Additional Term B Loans and Amend Certain Terms

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

Jul 01, 2014, 15:40 ET

Sinclair Names Amy Collins General Manager In Syracuse, New York

 Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: SBGI) announced that Amy Collins has been named General Manager of WSTM-TV (NBC) and WSTQ-LP (CW) in...