All Entries in May, 2013

Conners files discrimination suit against KMOV

Former local TV news anchor Larry Conners has filed a discrimination complaint against his ex-employer, Belo’s KMOV-TV St. Louis (CBS) claiming he was unfairly...

Gavel

Clearwire board postpones stockholder vote

Nary a day after DISH Chairman Charlie Ergen raised DISH’s bid for Clearwire by $1.10 per share to...

Clearwire

The gift of LPFM and AM radio

N/A WNRL-LP Ligonier IN from West Noble School Corporation (Brian R. Walsh) to Centro Evangelistico (Pedro R. Ramayo et al). Gift. LPFM station. [FCC...

New Hampshire LPTV going to new owner

$30K W17CI Claremont NH from Convergence Entertainment and Communications LLC (Jeffrey Loper) to Sound Communications LLC (Bettina J. Finn et al). $6K deposit, balance...

Cable destinations of young radio fans

Even the most loyal radio fans spend time with other media, and knowing where they go during these periods of abandonment can be put...

Cable / Satellite

The modern digital consumer profiled

A study conducted by GroupM Next of the modern digital consumer journey revealed six segments exist of consumers who exhibit similar behaviors and intent....

GroupM

ABC’s Wipeout was best of season

During Thursday’s 8 o’clock hour, ABC’s Wipeout grew for the 2nd straight week in Total Viewers (+7%) to deliver its most-watched telecast of the...

ABC

WYBN-TV adds LATV

LATV Networks, a national Hispanic television network, has begun airing in the Albany / Schenectady / Troy, NY DMA. This takes LATV to 46...

WYBN TV-14

FOX was #1 in adults 18-49

On FOX, Hell’s Kitchen earned a 2.0 18-49 rating down 9% from a 2.2 last week. On CBS, the delayed season finale of Mike...

FOX

Arbitron/Edison study looks at Religious Radio P1’s

Arbitron and Edison Research have released data from their 2013 “Infinite Dial” study. The latest info looks at P1s for Religious stations. AM/FM Radio...

Arbitron

66th NJBA Conference sets agenda

The 66th Annual NJBA Conference & Gala is only a few weeks away. Attendees can join colleagues at their Celebrity Breakfast and Awards Ceremony...

NJBA / New Jersey Broadcasters Association

Key Republicans hail Comcast/Tennis Channel decision

In a legal battle pitting Comcast against the FCC over an agency order that the cable company provide similar carriage to Tennis Channel to...

U.S. Congress

New owner moves to build reputation with local citizens

Newly-created Sonoma Media Group in Santa Rosa, CA has come forward to guarantee Petaluma, CA a fireworks display at the Sonoma Marin Fairgrounds this...

People

Florida Broadcasters, SERT, to test Mobile TV

The NAB, Florida Association of Broadcasters and Dyle mobile TV announced mobile TV devices will be provided to Florida’s State Emergency Response Team (SERT)...

NAB / National Association of Broadcasters

SagamoreHill sells four to Yellowstone Holdings

A contract has been signed and an application is being filed with the FCC for the transfer of KGNS-TV...

Deal