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SINCLAIR ENTERS INTO LONG-TERM AFFILIATION AGREEMENTS WITH NBC
BALTIMORE (June 15, 2016) — Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: SBGI) (the “Company” or “Sinclair”) announced that it has entered into agreements with the NBC Television Network (“NBC”) for the renewal of the NBC affiliations in five Sinclair markets that expired December 31, 2015. The NBC affiliations were also renewed in four 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 and include six of the ten biggest markets where Sinclair either owns or provides services to an NBC station. The Company’s remaining NBC affiliation agreements (including a station to which Sinclair provides services) do not expire until a later date.
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