Tagged: katv

Tech Park Talks Timeline with KATV; Mary Good to Step Down

by Mark Carter 2/11/2016 8:55 am

Sinclair Broadcasting will need at least three years to move its Little Rock ABC affiliate, KATV Channel 7, from its building at Main and Fourth, Little Rock Technology Park Director Brent Birch told board members Wednesday.

Arkansas Public Service Campaign Recognizing Police Launched

by Associated Press 12/1/2015 12:45 pm

A new public service campaign aimed at supporting and thanking law enforcement is featuring central Arkansas police officers in television and radio ads over the next year.

Update: Scott Inman to Leave KATV in Early 2016, Join GenWealth

by Mark Carter 11/24/2015 10:19 am

Scott Inman, the lead news anchor for KATV-TV, Channel 7, in Little Rock, will leave the ABC affiliate in early 2016 and join GenWealth Financial Advisors as director of business development.

Dish Network, Sinclair Agree in Principle on New Contract

by Associated Press 8/27/2015 8:15 am

Dish Network and Sinclair Broadcast Group, one of the largest TV broadcasters in the U.S., said Wednesday they've agreed on the outline of a new contract, one day after Sinclair's channels went dark for Dish customers.

Video: Soirée Publisher Talks March Issue on KATV Saturday Daybreak

by 3/10/2015 8:00 am

Sleep in? No, thanks. We've got a new issue of Little Rock Soirée to talk about.

Centers for Youth and Families Hosts EVOLVE Fundraiser this Weekend

by Jess Ardrey 1/20/2015 7:36 am

The annual event helps the CFYF in their push to" build healthy children, families and communities." Find out how you can help.

What to Watch For In Today's Mike Ross, Asa Hutchinson KATV Debate

by Andrew DeMillo, The Associated Press 10/7/2014 7:34 am

Republican gubernatorial hopeful Asa Hutchinson and Democratic rival Mike Ross are squaring off for their second live televised debate in the race for Arkansas' top office.

Mark Pryor, Tom Cotton Agree to Televised Debate

by Associated Press 9/11/2014 12:01 pm

Democratic Sen. Mark Pryor and Republican rival Rep. Tom Cotton have agreed to a televised debate in their nationally watched fight for an Arkansas Senate seat.

103.7 The Buzz Hosting Football 101: High Heel Kickoff on August 14

by Jess Ardrey 8/14/2014 2:18 pm

Food, drinks and football. What more could a girl ask for?

FCC Approves Sinclair's $1B Deal to Buy Allbritton TV Stations, Including KATV

by Lance Turner 7/24/2014 5:55 pm

Reuters and others are reporting that Sinclair Broadcast Group's $985 million deal to buy TV stations owned by Allbritton Communication has been approved by the FCC.

Mike Ross, Asa Hutchinson Agree to Televised Debate

by Associated Press 5/27/2014 10:58 am

A week after securing their parties' nominations for Arkansas' top office, Democratic gubernatorial hopeful Mike Ross and Republican Asa Hutchinson have agreed to a statewide televised debate.

Sinclair Proposes Restructuring of Allbritton Buy

by Luke Jones 3/21/2014 10:29 am

Sinclair Broadcast Group of Hunt Valley, Md. is proposing changes to its $985 million purchase of ABC affiliate stations owned by Allbritton Communications of Arlington, Va., following some objections by the Federal Communications Commission.

UCA Hires KATV's Christina Munoz For Public Relations Post

by Arkansas Business Staff 2/27/2014 2:32 pm

The University of Central Arkansas said Thursday that it has hired KATV-TV, Channel 7, anchor Christina Munoz as its associate vice president for communications, public relations and marketing.

Roby Brock Departs KARK/KLRT, Partners With KATV

by Luke Jones 2/24/2014 10:28 am

KATV, Channel 7, of Little Rock has announced that Roby Brock's "Talk Business & Politics" program will air on the ABC affiliate starting March 2.

Deal Pipeline: FCC Approval of Gannett/Belo Bodes Well for Sinclair

by Lance Turner 12/23/2013 2:10 pm

Deal Pipeline says the FCC's approval of Gannett Co. Inc.'s $1.5 billion purchase of Belo Corp. bodes well for another TV deal: Sinclair Broadcast Group's $985 million bid for Allbritton Communication Corp.'s stable of ABC affiliates, including KATV.

FCC Approves Gannett's Purchase of Belo Stations

by Associated Press 12/20/2013 3:08 pm

The Federal Communications Commission has approved two multi-billion-dollar mergers involving the consolidation of major TV station groups.

FCC Media Bureau Says Parts of Sinclair/Allbritton Deal Would Violate Ownership Rules

by Lance Turner 12/9/2013 2:37 pm

The Federal Communication Commission's Media Bureau says part of Sinclair Broadcast Group Inc.'s $985 million deal to purchase TV stations owned by Allbritton Communication Corp. would violate ownership rules.

Sinclair, Eyeing Growth, Hires Former FCC Advisor for Washington DC Office

by Lance Turner 11/27/2013 11:11 am

Sinclair Broadcasting Group, which is buying Allbritton Communications television stations including KATV-TV, Channel 7, has hired a former FCC advisor for its new Washington D.C. office.

Justice Department Wants More Info on $985M Sinclair, Allbritton Deal

by Lance Turner 10/7/2013 10:02 am

Sinclair Broadcasting Group of Hunt Valley, Md., has received a second request for information on its $985 million deal to acquire television stations owned by Allbritton Communications Corp. of Arlington, Va.

Video: KATV Dedicates TV Studio to Dale Nicholson

by Lance Turner 9/23/2013 11:14 am

KATV-TV, Channel 7, dedicates its studio to Dale Nicholson, its former general manager, who died in June.