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Sinclair Broadcasting announced today their bid to acquire Tribune Media's stations, among which is WSFL. Sinclair offered $6.6 billion which breaks down to $3.9 billion in value and $2.7 billion in debt. Analysts expect FOX's Rupert Murdoch and Blackstone to make a...
Those Tribune Media acquisition rumors just got a whole lot juicier! A report by the Financial Times today has Rupert Murdoch and his 21st Century Fox teaming up with private equity powerhouse Blackstone for a joint bid on Tribune Media's broadcast...
After more than a year the FCC's broadcast incentive auction has ended. The auction's purpose was to clear spectrum currently used by TV stations for wireless internet use. I won't bore you with the confusing details but as it...
Tom Johnston, former WSVN meteorologist, was found dead last night in Maine after being reported missing on Monday when he failed to return from a Portland, Maine event. Police reportedly found his body last night. He was 46. Johnston worked...
Sheli Muniz is the new face NBC 6 Today in South Florida viewers will wake up to very soon. She was named Pam Giganti's replacement by NBC 6 VP of News Migdalia Figueroa. Muniz comes to South Florida from WKMG in Orlando...
She's not of retirement age yet but WTVJ morning anchor Pam Giganti is moving on and out of the news business, at least as far as WTVJ is concerned. Giganti is retiring from the station after 14 years as a...
The 39th annual Suncoast Emmy Awards are being held tonight at the Westin Beach Resort & Spa in Fort Lauderdale where nominees in 55 categories will vie for the golden statuette. In total, South Florida TV and media production companies...
There weeks after SFLTV discovered and documented in detail WPLG's sudden and explosive growth in Twitter followers, last night during the 11pm newscast the station aired a story titled 'Paying to be popular',  telling viewers they were in fact...
Social media is big, and with old media embracing it we've seen local media in particular pump their social media follower count like it's the new ratings standard. We've had iPad giveaways, vacation getaway giveaways, viewers of the day, even car giveaway entries...
Ron Beasley, former WTVJ reporter and long-time South Florida journalist, passed away on October 4th according to Miami's Community Newspapers. Beasley, a veteran journalist from print and television, started his career as a copy boy at the Miami Herald in 1964,...