Sinclair’s ‘Full Measure With Sharyl Attkisson’ Returns For Fifth Season

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SINCLAIR’S ‘FULL MEASURE WITH SHARYL ATTKISSON’ RETURNS FOR FIFTH SEASON
Airing Sunday mornings, investigative news program reaches nearly 700,000 households weekly

BALTIMORE, MD (September 16, 2019) – Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: SBGI) (“Sinclair”) proudly kicked-off its fifth season of ‘Full Measure’ on Sept. 8, hosted by Emmy award-winning investigative journalist Sharyl Attkisson.

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Sinclair Promotes Kathan Jager To General Manager In Sioux City, IA

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Contact: Steve Marks, EVP & Chief Operating Officer
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SINCLAIR PROMOTES KATHAN JAGER TO GENERAL MANAGER IN SIOUX CITY, IA

Sioux City, IA (September 9, 2019) – Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: SBGI) announced that Kathan Jager has been promoted to General Manager for KPTH (FOX) in Sioux City, Iowa. Ms. Jager will also be responsible for the oversight of Sinclair’s provision of services to KMEG (CBS) under a joint sales agreement. The announcement was made by Steve Marks, EVP & Chief Operating Officer of Sinclair’s television group.

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ATSC 3.0 Field Tests Prove Out High-Quality Video to Fixed and Mobile Devices

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ATSC 3.0 Field Tests Prove Out High-Quality Video to Fixed and Mobile Devices

Advanced Compression (SHVC), Multiplexing (Layered Division), and Technicolor SL-HDR1(High Dynamic Range) Together Demonstrate Impressive Improvements

Hunt Valley, MD – September 3, 2019 – ONE Media 3.0, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: SBGI), today announced a series of live broadcast tests conducted from August 19-22 with partners Electronics and Telecommunications Research Institute (ETRI), InterDigital and Technicolor. The team validated the integration and quantified the performance of key advanced components of ATSC 3.0, which together are instrumental in enabling Sinclair’s “Mobile First” objectives for ATSC 3.0 distributed commercial video services. The tests demonstrated noteworthy quality enhancements to mobile and fixed receivers including flawless delivery across a converged broadcast/broadband platform.

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Sinclair Acquires 20% Interest In YES Network

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SINCLAIR ACQUIRES 20% INTEREST IN YES NETWORK

BALTIMORE, MD (August 29, 2019) – As part of a consortium, led by Yankee Global Enterprises, Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. (“Sinclair”) (NASDAQ: SBGI) announced that an indirect subsidiary of Diamond Sports Group has acquired a 20% equity interest in the Yankee Entertainment and Sports Network (“YES Network”), valued at approximately $346 million on a total enterprise value of $3.47 billion. In addition, under the YES Network management team, Sinclair will direct the YES Network’s traditional and virtual distribution relationships.

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Sinclair Promotes Mark Aitken And Scott Shapiro

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SINCLAIR PROMOTES MARK AITKEN AND SCOTT SHAPIRO

Baltimore, MD (August 28, 2019) – Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: SBGI) announced that Mark Aitken has been promoted from Vice President to Senior Vice President of Advanced Technology responsible for the Company’s development and deployment of next-gen technologies such as ATSC 3.0. In addition, Scott Shapiro has been promoted from Vice President to Senior Vice President of Corporate Development, responsible for driving forward Sinclair’s vision through acquisitions and external investments.

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Sinclair Promotes Michael Bouchard To Vice President Of Technology Strategy Of ONE Media 3.0, LLC

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SINCLAIR PROMOTES MICHAEL BOUCHARD TO VICE PRESIDENT OF TECHNOLOGY STRATEGY OF ONE MEDIA 3.0, LLC


Baltimore, MD (August 27, 2019) – Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: SBGI) is pleased to announce that Michael Bouchard has been promoted to Vice President of Technology Strategy for One Media 3.0, LLC (“ONE Media”). Effective August 26, 2019, Mr. Bouchard will report to Mark Aitken, President of ONE Media and will help drive Sinclair’s development and deployment of ATSC 3.0.

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Sinclair Completes Acquisition Of Regional Sports Networks From Disney

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SINCLAIR COMPLETES ACQUISITION OF REGIONAL SPORTS NETWORKS FROM DISNEY

Byron Allen is an Equity and Content Partner in the RSN Holding Company

BALTIMORE, MD and BURBANK, CA (August 23, 2019) — Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: SBGI) (“Sinclair” or the “Company”) and The Walt Disney Company (NYSE: DIS) (“Disney”) today announced the completion of the previously announced acquisition by Sinclair of the equity interests in 21 Regional Sports Networks (the “RSNs”) and Fox College Sports, which were acquired by Disney in its acquisition of Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc. (“21st Century Fox”). The transaction ascribed a total enterprise value to the RSNs equal to $10.6 billion, which, after adjusting for minority interests, reflects an aggregate purchase price of $9.6 billion. The aggregate purchase price is subject to certain adjustments.

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Sinclair Kicks Off 2019-20 High School Sports Season

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SINCLAIR KICKS OFF 2019-20 HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS SEASON

BALTIMORE, MD (August 22, 2019) – Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: SBGI) (“Sinclair”) proudly kicks-off another exciting season of high school sports coverage, starting with its popular High School football series “Thursday Night Lights / Friday Night Rivals” and following with “High School Hoops” basketball programming.

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Sinclair Names Cathy Jamison Vice President of Sales Marketing

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SINCLAIR NAMES CATHY JAMISON VICE PRESIDENT OF SALES MARKETING


Baltimore, MD (August 19, 2019)
Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: SBGI) is pleased to announce that Cathy Jamison has been named Vice President of Sales Marketing of Sinclair’s television group. Ms. Jamison will report to Chief Revenue Officer, Rob Weisbord, and will be leading the comprehensive marketing strategy and cross-platform brand building for our sales teams to further drive Sinclair’s market-leading position. She will help drive revenue by working closely with Chief Marketing Officers throughout key industries to advertise and market their products utilizing our broadcast and digital brands.

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Sinclair Hires Jason Wildenstein as General Manager in Johnstown, PA

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SINCLAIR HIRES JASON WILDENSTEIN AS GENERAL MANAGER IN JOHNSTOWN, PA

Johnstown, PA (August 15, 2019) Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: SBGI) announced that Jason Wildenstein has been named General Manager for WJAC (NBC) in Johnstown, Pennsylvania. The announcement was made by Steve Marks, EVP & Chief Operating Officer of Sinclair’s television group.

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