Mission Broadcasting acquired KASN as part of the Newport Broadcasting acquisition in 2013. KASN operates under various local agreements with Nexstar Broadcasting. KASN’s sister station is FOX Affiliate, KLRT. KASN is branded as CW Arkansas. This vibrant network is home to proven hit shows such as Arrow, Jane the Virgin, Flash and Supergirl as well as new shows that have everyone talking – Frequency and No Tomorrow. CW Arkansas’ syndicated programming includes, Judge Mathis, Divorce Court, Family Feud, The People’s Court and Hot Bench.
Little Rock / Pine Bluff, AR is in the 58th largest DMA in the United States, with a population of approximately 1,308,450 and 522,530 television households, as reported by Nielsen Media.
Cable/ADS penetration in the market is estimated to be 90% (38% wired, 52% ADS). The largest employers in this market are Arkansas State Government, Axiom Corporate Headquarters, Dillards Corporate Headquarters, a number of universities in the area and healthcare. Source: TVB, Arkansas State Chamber of Commerce.
Source: TVB, BIA Financial Network, Inc., Market Report 3rd Edition, 2007
MANAGEMENT CONTACT INFORMATION
Joan Hall, Station Manager
Chad Beckham, Director of Sales
Austin Kellerman, News Director