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SINCLAIR ENTERS INTO AFFILIATION AGREEMENTS WITH FOX
BALTIMORE (August 2, 2016) — Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: SBGI) (the “Company” or “Sinclair”) announced that it has entered into agreements with the Fox Broadcasting Company (“FOX”) for the renewal of the Fox affiliations in five Sinclair markets that expired December 31, 2015 and in five markets that expired June 30, 2016. The FOX affiliations were also renewed in three markets by the licensees of stations that Sinclair provides sales and other services to under joint sales agreements. The markets being renewed are listed below. The Company’s remaining FOX affiliation agreements (including stations to which Sinclair provides services) do not expire until sometime in 2017.
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