Latest LIN TV Corporation Stories

2014-08-28 08:25:32

NEW YORK, Aug. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- CBS Corporation has announced a comprehensive deal with LIN Media to renew existing station affiliation agreements for 12 LIN stations in ten markets nationwide. "We are pleased to continue our relationship with LIN under this renewed agreement," said Ray Hopkins, President, Television Networks Distribution, CBS Corporation. "Nearly all of LIN's CBS stations rank #1 in their markets, and we are gratified that the full value of that CBS...

2014-08-20 12:24:41

BALTIMORE, Aug. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: SBGI) (the "Company" or "Sinclair") announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to purchase the broadcast assets of one television station in Providence, RI owned by Media General, Inc. ("Media General"), two television stations in Green Bay, WI owned by LIN Media, LLC ("LIN") and one television station in Savannah, GA owned by WTGS Television, LLC and operated by LIN through a shared...

2014-08-20 12:24:31

DES MOINES, Iowa, Aug. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Meredith Corporation (NYSE:MDP; www.meredith.com) today announced a definitive agreement to purchase the broadcast assets of WALA-TV, the Fox affiliate in Mobile (AL)-Pensacola (FL), from Media General, Inc. (NYSE:MEG) for approximately $86 million subject to certain purchase price adjustments. The transaction will close when Media General's merger with LIN Media LLC and the sale of WALA to Meredith receive final regulatory approval. "The...

2014-06-30 12:29:24

NEW HAVEN, Conn., June 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- WTNH News 8 took home a remarkable 6 wins at the 2014 PromaxBDALocal Awards on Thursday June 26, 2014. The Connecticut LIN Media and ABC Affiliated station was the most-awarded local station in the country by PromaxBDA, the leading global association for marketing, promotion and design professionals in the entertainment industry. "Every day, my goal is to strengthen our brand through the creative, inspirational work of our tremendously...

2014-04-03 12:26:55

WILMINGTON, Del., April 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Rigrodsky & Long, P.A.: -- Do you own shares of LIN Media LLC (NYSE: LIN)? -- Did you purchase any of your shares prior to March 21, 2014? -- Do you think the proposed buyout price is too low? -- Do you want to discuss your rights? Rigrodsky & Long, P.A. announces that it is investigating potential legal claims against the board of directors of LIN Media LLC ("LIN" or the "Company") (NYSE: LIN) regarding possible...

Word of the Day
  • A large punch-bowl of the eighteenth century, usually of silver and with a movable rim, and decorated with flutings and a scalloped edge. It was also used for cooling and carrying wine-glasses.
  • A kind of cotton handkerchief having white spots on a colored ground, the spots being produced by a chemical which discharges the color.
This word is possibly named after Monteith (Monteigh), 'an eccentric 17th-century Scotsman who wore a cloak scalloped at the hem.'