Nexstar Broadcasting acquired KLST from Jewell Television Corp in late 2004. KLST has a 50-year history of being the news leader for San Angelo and the Concho Valley. The station’s syndicated programming consists of Oprah, Wheel of Fortune, Jeopardy and Inside Edition. Under the terms of a joint sales and shared services agreement, KLST provides sales, news, production, technical and maintenance for Mission Broadcasting owned KSAN, the NBC affiliate in San Angelo. KLST and KSAN will enhance their revenue base by utilizing sales projects and better inventory management.
San Angelo, TX is in the 196th largest DMA in the United States, with a population of approximately 133,978 and 54,100 television households, as reported by Nielsen Media.
Cable/ADS penetration in the market is estimated to be 94% (59% wired, 37% ADS). The San Angelo market is expected to grow at a compound annual rate of 2.8% through 2011. The largest employers in this market are Goodfellow Air Force Base, Shannon Health System, San Angelo Independent School District, and Verizon, Inc.
Source: TVB, BIA Financial Network Market Report 3rd Edition, 2007
MANAGEMENT CONTACT INFORMATION
Tom Stovall, VP/General Manager
Terry Hucks, Director of Sales
David Wagner, News Director