SBG Declares and Increases Quarterly Common Stock Cash Dividend 10% To $0.165 Per Share

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Contact: Lucy Rutishauser, SVP Corporate Finance & Treasurer
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SINCLAIR DECLARES AND INCREASES QUARTERLY COMMON STOCK CASH DIVIDEND 10% TO $0.165 PER SHARE

BALTIMORE (August 6, 2014) – Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: SBGI) announced that its Board of Directors has increased and declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.165 per share on the Company’s Class A and Class B common stock. This is a 10% increase to the previous $0.15 quarterly dividend per share. The dividend is payable on September 15, 2014, to the holders of record at the close of business on August 29, 2014.

Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc., is the largest and one of the most diversified television broadcasting companies and is affiliated with all major networks. Sinclair owns equity interests in broadcast transmission-related companies and various non-broadcast related companies. The Company regularly uses its website as a key source of Company information which can be accessed at www.sbgi.net.

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