TV stations in 13 markets will be divested to comply with DOJ stipulations.
Consolidates merger application, sets comment dates.
Says merger would give Nexstar “unprecedented amount of control” over local media.
Says Free Press indefensibly omitted requisite showing of member harm
The Federal Communications Commission has opened a docket on Sinclair’s $3.9 billion acquisition of Tribune Media.
Tribune Media expects $190 million in pre-tax proceeds from auction.
The board of directors has chosen one of the company’s current directors, Peter M. Kern, to serve as the interim chief executive officer during the search process.
The ongoing blackout between Tribune and Dish could soon effect the upcoming NFL season, at least for one market