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Jul 22, 2015, 12:00 ET
Scripps acquires podcast industry leader Midroll

Scripps acquires podcast industry leader Midroll

The E.W. Scripps Company (NYSE: SSP) has acquired podcast industry leader Midroll Media, a five-year-old Los Angeles-based company that creates...

Jul 20, 2015, 10:00 ET

Besomebody, Inc. Raises Another $1 Million to Fuel Growth of Experience Marketplace

 Besomebody, Inc., a first-of-its-kind mobile platform that enables users to learn through passion-based Experiences, has closed a second $1...

Jul 14, 2015, 08:30 ET

Scripps and CBS renew affiliation agreement for WTVF, Nashville

The E.W. Scripps Company (NYSE: SSP) and CBS Corporation (NYSE: CBS.A and CBS) have signed a new three-year affiliation agreement for WTVF,...

Jun 24, 2015, 15:30 ET

Scripps Newsrooms Win Three National Edward R. Murrow Awards

 Three media brands owned by The E.W. Scripps Company (NYSE: SSP) are National Edward R. Murrow Award winners. The Radio Television Digital...

May 29, 2015, 10:47 ET

Scripps introduces new country music format at WKTI, KTI COUNTRY, on 94.5 in Milwaukee

 Milwaukee has a new country radio station.  The new KTI COUNTRY launched on 94.5 FM in Milwaukee at 10 a.m. today, according to Steve...

May 28, 2015, 23:23 ET

Vanya Shivashankar and Gokul Venkatachalam declared co-champions of the 2015 Scripps National Spelling Bee

 Vanya Shivashankar, a 13-year-old speller from Olathe, Kansas, and Gokul Venkatachalam, a 14-year-old speller from Chesterfield, Missouri,...

May 26, 2015, 08:24 ET

Scripps National Spelling Bee Launches Buzzworthy Mobile App

Scripps National Spelling Bee fans can get in on the action of the 2015 Spelling Bee with the new Buzzworthy app for iOS, Android and Windows...

May 20, 2015, 13:00 ET

Spellers Converge for 2015 Scripps National Spelling Bee

285 spellers from eight countries will compete this year for the coveted title of champion at the 88th annual Scripps National Spelling Bee. The...

May 19, 2015, 08:00 ET

Scripps National Spelling Bee Names Microsoft and Words With Friends as Official Broadcast Sponsors

 The nation's largest and longest-running educational program is joining with two highly regarded and internationally known consumer brands to...

May 12, 2015, 11:00 ET
Peter Noll

Scripps names Noll VP/GM of KERO in Bakersfield, California

Peter Noll, an innovative television leader with more than 20 years of news and marketing experience, is returning to The E.W. Scripps Company...

May 08, 2015, 08:06 ET

Scripps reports first-quarter results

 The E.W. Scripps Company (NYSE: SSP) today reported operating results for the first quarter of 2015. Unless otherwise indicated, all operating...

May 07, 2015, 14:00 ET

Scripps appoints new treasurer

 The E.W. Scripps Company (NYSE: SSP) has expanded the role of one of its long-time financial executives. Doug Lyons, who has been vice...

Apr 21, 2015, 13:00 ET

WTVF NewsChannel 5 Honored With 2015 Hillman Prize For Broadcast Journalism For Its Policing For Profit Investigation

WTVF NewsChannel 5, the Nashville, Tennessee, television station of The E.W. Scripps Company (NYSE: SSP), is the recipient of the 2015 Hillman...

Apr 20, 2015, 09:16 ET

Scripps Washington Bureau Wins Peabody Award for Series Revealing Problems When Military Sex Offenders Are Released

The E.W. Scripps Company's (NYSE: SSP) Scripps Washington Bureau has received a Peabody Award for its "Under the Radar" investigative series...

Apr 08, 2015, 09:02 ET

Scripps to report first-quarter earnings on May 8

The E.W. Scripps Co. (NYSE: SSP) will report first-quarter operating results before New York Stock Exchange trading begins on Friday, May 8. A...

Apr 01, 2015, 07:48 ET
New Scripps Logo

E.W. Scripps Company completes merger, spinoff transaction with Journal Communications

The E.W. Scripps Company (NYSE: SSP) has completed the merger of its broadcast assets with those of Journal Communications and the spinoff of their...

Mar 30, 2015, 10:11 ET

E.W. Scripps Company announces payment of special dividend to shareholders

The E.W. Scripps Company (NYSE: SSP) has set the amount of a special cash dividend related to the merger of its broadcast assets with those of...

Mar 23, 2015, 09:00 ET

Scripps to add new member to board after Paul Scripps' departure in May

 The E.W. Scripps Company (NYSE: SSP) has nominated a new director for its board following the announcement by Paul K. Scripps, 69, that...

Mar 13, 2015, 15:15 ET

Scripps, Journal Communications boards set record dates for transactions

The boards of directors of The E.W. Scripps Company (NYSE: SSP) and Journal Communications (NYSE: JRN) have set the record dates related to the...

Mar 11, 2015, 11:05 ET

Scripps, Journal Communications receive shareholder approvals for mergers, spinoffs

 In separately held meetings today, The E.W. Scripps Company (NYSE: SSP) and Journal Communications (NYSE: JRN) received approval from their...