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OTA Broadcasting to Purchase WLWC

OTA Broadcasting has agreed to buy WLWC in Providence from Sinclair Broadcast Group, according to TVNewsCheck.

WLWC is the CW affiliate in Providence. It will be sold to OTA Broadcasting, which is owned by Dell founder and CEO Michael Dell, for $13.75 million.

Sinclair bought WLWC as part of a seven-station deal from Four Points Media last year. [h/t NewsBlues]

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Sinclair Acquires the Stations of Four Points Media, Including KUTV and KEYE

Sinclair Broadcast Group, which currently owns, operates, or services 58 stations in 35 markets, has inked an agreement to purchase the assets of Four Points Media.

The $200 million deal includes seven stations in four markets.

“We are very excited about the acquisition of the Four Points television stations and welcome their employees into Sinclair,” said David Smith, president and CEO of Sinclair.  “The stations, which are in prime middle-markets, are a perfect complement to our portfolio of assets and TV footprint.”

Full list of stations inside… Read more