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Podcasts Growing in Popularity

by Mark Carter 9/7/2015 12:00 am

While probably destined to become the placards of the 22nd century, podcasts represent an increasingly influential medium.

Mike Ross, Asa Hutchinson to Square Off in Televised Debate

by Associated Press 9/10/2014 11:18 am

Republican gubernatorial hopeful Asa Hutchinson and Democratic rival Mike Ross are squaring off next week in a statewide televised debate.

KOLR Anchor Ashley Ketz to Take Jessica Dean's Spot on KARK

by Lance Turner 8/20/2013 2:01 pm

Nexstar Broadcasting Group wasted little time announcing a new anchor to replace Jessica Dean. The company said Ashley Ketz, an anchor at Nexstar's KOLR-TV, Channel 10, in Missouri, will join KARK-TV, Channel 4, in Little Rock.

Sinclair Profit Drops But Broadcast Revenue Up 28 Percent

by Lance Turner 8/7/2013 11:06 am

Sinclair Broadcast Group, which is the ABC affiliates owned by Allbritton Communications, reports a drop in second-quarter profit while broadcast revenue rose 28 percent.

Report: Allbritton Might Sell Station Group, Including KATV, to 2 Buyers

by Lance Turner 7/19/2013 10:57 am

TVNewsCheck cites sources who say Allbritton Communications Corp., which owns KATV-TV, Channel 7, in Little Rock, and other ABC affiliates, might sell its TV properties to two groups.

Nexstar Broadcasting Buys 2 More Stations in Vermont, New York

by Lance Turner 3/5/2013 11:06 am

Nexstar Broadcasting, owner of KARK-TV in Little Rock and KNWA-TV in Fayetteville, completes the purchase of two more television stations, these in Vermont and New York, according to TV Spy.

Nexstar Broadcasting Purchases Mean 2 New Duopolies in California

by Lance Turner 2/20/2013 11:25 am

Nexstar Broadcasting Corp. of Irving, Texas, is continuing its run of television station acquisitions with the purchase of three stations in California from two companies, Newport Television and Granite Broadcasting.

Former KTHV News Director Chuck Maulden Takes Job in Missouri

by Lance Turner 11/3/2012 10:47 am

Chuck Maulden, the former news director for KTHV-TV, Channel 11, is taking the news director's job at KOLR-TV, Channel 10, in Springfield, Mo.

The Showgram: Are War Memorial Razorback Games In Jeopardy? Knile Davis For Heisman

by 8/30/2012 11:11 am

Welcome to the Showgram. It's the collaborative effort of ArkansasSports360.com editor Chris Bahn and Adam Alter, assistant sports director of KNWA/KARK Razorback Nation. They'll talk Arkansas Razorbacks with some Breaking Bad and 90s rap lyrics mixed in for good measure. Think of it as sports talk radio at your convenience. Sports talk shouldn't be available only when you're parked at your desk or in drive time traffic.

TV Dean Mike Irwin Back on Track at KNWA

by Paul Gatling 8/15/2012 10:00 am

Sportscaster Mike Irwin makes the move to KNWA after getting dropped by KFSM, where he had set up the first Fayetteville bureau for a television station 37 years ago.

Would Jeff Long Consider Bringing Back Bobby Petrino To Arkansas?

by Chris Bahn 7/3/2012 11:19 am

Arkansas has multiple options for hiring a head football coach. Athletic Director is considering them all. Well, all but one.

Fayetteville's KNWA Joins Affiliates For Arkansas State-UCA Game On Sept. 24

by Chris Bahn 6/30/2011 11:59 am

Television broadcast of the Arkansas State-UCA game will truly be statewide. Fayetteville-based KNWA will broadcast the Sept. 24 game between in-state schools. KNWA, the area NBC affiliate, joins Little Rock’s KATV and Jonesboro’s KAIT as broadcast affiliates for the game.