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  • Sinclair, Dish Network reach retransmission pact in principle

    Sinclair Broadcast Group announced Thursday that it has reached a retransmission agreement in principle with the Dish Network and that it has extended the existing pact by two weeks to allow the negotiation of a final contract. The agreement had been set...
  • Sinclair Broadcast purchasing high-power antenna maker Dielectric

    Sinclair Broadcast purchasing high-power antenna maker Dielectric
    Sinclair Broadcast Group Inc., which owns or is in the process of acquiring 140 television stations throughout the U.S., is purchasing a manufacturer of transmission antennas, the Hunt Valley broadcast firm announced Tuesday. Dielectric, a Maine-based...
  • Sinclair Broadcast agrees to buy Titan Television for $115 million

    Sinclair Broadcast agrees to buy Titan Television for $115 million
    Sinclair Broadcast Group Inc. announced Tuesday it has agreed to buy Titan Television Broadcast Group, owner of four television stations in three markets, for $115.35 million. As part of the deal, Hunt Valley-based Sinclair will take over Titan's...
  • Sinclair to acquire 18 TV stations for $370 million

    Sinclair to acquire 18 TV stations for $370 million
    Sinclair Broadcast Group Inc.'s stock soared a day after it announced plans to buy 18 television stations owned by Barrington Broadcasting Group for $370 million. The Hunt Valley broadcaster's stock leapt 12.7 percent to end Friday at $15.88 a share....
  • Fox 45 and The CW may disappear from DirectTV

    Fox 45 and The CW may disappear from DirectTV
    Sinclair Broadcast Group is warning DirecTV customers in Baltimore and other markets they could lose access to Sinclair-owned stations starting March 1 because of an inability to reach agreement over the amount the satellite company pays to carry the...
  • Sinclair Broadcast says profits soared in fourth quarter

    Sinclair Broadcast says profits soared in fourth quarter
    Sinclair Broadcast Group Inc. said profits soared in the fourth quarter, capping a presidential election year in which the Hunt Valley TV station owner saw record levels of political advertising, a rebound in auto advertising sales and rapid growth...
  • Sinclair Broadcast purchases nine TV stations

    Sinclair Broadcast Group said Monday that it has closed on eight television stations it expected to acquire in December and — in a new move — purchased an additional station in New York. The Hunt Valley company said it bought the non-...
  • Sinclair Broadcast reports lower first-quarter profit as expenses rose

    Sinclair Broadcast reports lower first-quarter profit as expenses rose
    Hunt Valley-based Sinclair Broadcast Group Inc. reported a 42 percent drop in profit for the first quarter, as operating and interest costs rose and revenue increased but fell short of analysts' expectations. The television station owner and operator...
  • Sinclair Broadcast closes on four Cox Media TV stations for $99 million

    Sinclair Broadcast closes on four Cox Media TV stations for $99 million
    Hunt Valley-based Sinclair Broadcast Group Inc. said Thursday it has closed on the planned purchase of four television stations owned by Cox Media Group for $99 million in cash. The broadcaster also priced its previously announced offering of Class A...
  • Baltimore TV stations get boost from gambling ads

    Baltimore TV stations get boost from gambling ads
    Baltimore television stations expected little in the way of political advertising this election year. Then the fight over expanded gambling in Maryland erupted, pitting deep-pocketed casino companies against each other. The barrage of ads urging...
  • Letter: Councilman Huff's CZMP decisions only benefit 'chosen few'

    The 2012 Comprehensive Zoning Map Process (CZMP) decisions provide a way to measure the performance of Todd Huff, our freshman councilman for the 3rd District. When Huff ran on a platform of being in favor of both property rights and land preservation,...
  • Sinclair will acquire Fisher Communications for $373.3 million

    Sinclair will acquire Fisher Communications for $373.3 million
    Sinclair Broadcast Group Inc.'s shopping spree continued Thursday with the announcement of a $373.3 million deal that extends its television reach to a third of U.S. viewing households. Sinclair will gain 20 additional stations in eight markets by...