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Nexstar Media Inc. and Mission Broadcasting, Inc. Television Stations Receive Five National Edward R. Murrow Awards for Outstanding Journalism and Exceptionally Produced Local Content

Television Stations in Austin, TX, Bakersfield, CA, and Little Rock, AR, Honored in Categories of Digital, Excellence in Innovation, Podcast, Breaking News Coverage, and Hard News  IRVING, TX (August 12, 2022) – Nexstar Media Inc., a wholly-owned subsidiary of Nexstar Media Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: NXST), announced today that it has earned a total of five […]

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Nexstar Digital Launches The Hill TV Streaming Channel on Plex

The Hill brings its trusted, credible, and non-partisan political coverage to the growing OTT marketplace Washington, D.C. – August 10, 2022: The Hill, America’s premier source for political and policy news, has launched a streaming channel, marking its first foray into OTT (Over The Top). The Hill is part of Nexstar Digital, the digital business of […]

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Nexstar Media Group Reports Record Second Quarter Net Revenue of $1.25 Billion

Net Revenue Drives Record Q2 Operating Income of $333.4 Million, Net Income of $226.5 Million, Adjusted EBITDA of $486.3 Million and Free Cash Flow of $219.0 Million All-Time High Quarterly and Six Month Return of Capital to Shareholders of $284.3 Million and $479.5 Million, Respectively IRVING, Texas – August 4, 2022 – Nexstar Media Group, […]

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70 years of WGN Radio audio to be archived at Northwestern Libraries

EVANSTON, Ill. — For 100 years, WGN Radio has been a source of all-talk programming that has connected Chicagoland — and well beyond, thanks to the impressive broadcast range of the 50,000-watt station at 720 AM. Its lineup of memorable hosts, long-running cultural programming and avid local sports coverage has enshrined WGN Radio as a […]

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Nexstar Media Group Extends Employment Agreement of Chief Executive Officer, Perry A. Sook, Through March 2026

Nexstar Media Group, Inc. announced that its Board of Directors has extended the employment agreement of Chief Executive Officer, Perry A. Sook, through March 31, 2026.  In addition to his responsibilities as Chief Executive Officer, Mr. Sook also serves as the Company’s Chairman and he remains a top shareholder of the Company.

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Nexstar Media Group Declares Quarterly Cash Dividend, Announces New $1.5 Billion Share Repurchase Authorization and Plan to Declassify Board Of Directors

Nexstar Media Group announced that its Board of Directors declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.90 per share of its common stock and approved a new $1.5 billion share repurchase program. Nexstar’s Board also voted to recommend that shareholders approve an amendment to its corporate charter to declassify the Board of Directors.

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Chris Cuomo To Join NewsNation’s Prime-Time Line-Up This Fall

New York, NY (July 26, 2022) – NewsNation, America’s fastest growing cable news network, today announced that Chris Cuomo, the award-winning broadcast journalist and attorney, will be joining its prime-time line-up this fall as the host of his own show. Mr. Cuomo appeared on “Dan Abrams Live” tonight at 9 p.m. ET, 8 p.m. CT, […]

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Nexstar Media Inc. Promotes Cory Gylock to Vice President and General Manager of its Broadcasting and Digital Operations in La Crosse/Eau Claire, Wisconsin

Nexstar Media Inc. promotes Cory Gylock to Vice President and General Manager of its broadcasting and digital operations in La Crosse/Eau Claire, Wisconsin (DMA #129), including WLAX-TV (FOX) and WEUX-TV (FOX), wiproud.com, and their related digital and social media channels.

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Nexstar Media Inc. Names Brandin Stewart as Senior Vice President and Regional Manager for Broadcasting Division

Accomplished Media Executive with Nearly 20 Years of Large Market Leadership Experience Will Oversee Broadcast and Digital Operations in Multiple Markets IRVING, TX (July 15, 2022) – Nexstar Media Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Nexstar Media Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: NXST), today announced the appointment of accomplished broadcast executive Brandin Stewart as Senior Vice President […]

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Nexstar Media Charitable Foundation Donates $15,000 to the Center for Disability Services in Albany, NY

Donation Recognizes Long Association Between Center and WTEN-TV IRVING, TX (July 14, 2022) – The Nexstar Media Charitable Foundation and NEWS 10 ABC (WTEN-TV), the Nexstar television station serving Albany and the surrounding area, today announced that the Foundation will donate $15,000 to the Center for Disability Services, one of upstate New York’s largest providers […]

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