Welcome To The ‘New’ Look Of RBR + TVBR

In a move that's three decades in the making, the Radio + Television Business Report has relaunched its digital home -- RBR.com -- and is now offering subscribers a user-friendly morning e-mail complete with the day's top financial and regulatory media news.

Durango Gets Its Denver TV

With the support of "hundreds" of residents, La Plata County got its wish, as four Denver-market stations can now modify the local satellite carriage TV markets they serve and add this far-southwest slice of Colorado to its coverage area. The FCC made the move despite objections from Hubbard and Hearst.
Dish Network

Dish Goes Dark With Hearst Stations

The war over retransmission fees has escalated into a battle of beliefs between Dish Network and Hearst Television, as Dish was "forced" to pull the plug just after Midnight Eastern on March 3 on every Hearst VHF or UHF station it carries. Dish stated its defense as it pulled the Hearst stations, and we've got an RBR + TVBR OBSERVATION to share on the matter.

Is Brown Down For ‘BRU Buyer?

One of the first "alternative" FM radio stations could be heading to a new owner, should the non-profit owner of this longtime Class B facility in New England find no other alternative.
Cable / Satellite

Where The Eyeballs Are

Are the "Top Attentive Shows" a new metric that advertisers -- and broadcast TV execs -- should take seriously?

A Booster Backer Gets A Boricua AM

An AM that, oddly, increases its power at night has been sold to an owner that seeks FCC approval of permanent synchronous boosters

Can Consolidation Happen For TV With Trump?

Here's what one top D.C. attorney thinks

Who Is Entercom/Charlotte’s New Ops. Dir.?

The move comes as part of the stations' integration into Entercom, which acquired the stations in January

Get Ready: RBR + TVBR Is About To Change

You're about to witness the birth of a brand-new radio and television insight and information source
Entercom

Here’s The Financing Plan For Radio’s Dynamic Deal

CBS Radio has established pricing for a seven-year, $500 million senior secured term loan B to be issued in connection with the merger
FCC

Channel Sharing Pacts, Outside Auction?

A R&O allowing it is on the FCC's Open Meeting agenda; Raycom head talks up ATSC 3.0 at Thursday Senate hearing on NAB's behalf
Cumulus

A Terrible Thursday For Radio

Cumulus suffered another loss in its share value
Entravision Communications Corporation

The Future For XHAS-33 Is Revealed

Entercom's CEO has revealed what will happen to Baja California-based XHAS-33 once Telemundo programming moves in July
Jeff Liberman

How Strong Was Entravision’s Q4?

Revenue, income growth seen as COO Liberman earns presidential stripes; Entercom buys Buenos Aires-based digital marketing solutions firm

Is Nielsen Dropping A Tampa Household?

Two Hispanic listeners are apparently the reason why WYUU's online stream ranks No. 1 in a key demo in Tampa's January 2017 ratings

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