Contact: Chris Ripley, CFO
Lucy Rutishauser, SVP Corporate Finance & Treasurer
SINCLAIR BROADCAST GROUP CLOSES ON PURCHASE OF WGXA AND SALE OF WHTM
BALTIMORE (September 3, 2014) — Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: SBGI) (the “Company” or “Sinclair”) announced that it has closed on the purchase of the assets of WGXA (FOX/ABC) in Macon, Georgia from Frontier Broadcast Holdings, LLC. The Company also announced that it has closed on the sale of WHTM (ABC) in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania to Media General, Inc.
Sinclair is one of the largest and most diversified television broadcasting companies, having affiliations with all of the major networks. For more information, please visit Sinclair’s website at www.sbgi.net.