Gray Television has announced it is buying independent station KSNB in Lincoln, NE, from Colins Broadcasting for $1.25 million.

“We are excited by the opportunity to expand our investment in┬áCentral Nebraska,” said Bob Prather president and chief operating officer of Gray Television. “This new station provides further evidence of Gray’s long commitment to serving dynamic markets and the valued residents and businesses in those communities.”

Gray, which already owns Lincoln CBS affiliate KOLN, plans to add MyNetworkTV programming to the independent station. They also announced plans to relaunch KSNB as 10/11 Central Nebraska featuring the area’s first high definition newscasts at 5:30 and 9:00 p.m.

[TVNewsCheck]