CBS Selling off 50 Stations

A. Joseph Ross
Sun Aug 3 15:41:28 EDT 2008

On 3 Aug 2008 at 11:06, David Tomm wrote:

> That was CBS's thinking for years.  Hartford is their second smallest 
> market, but one of it's most successful in terms of ratings and 
> revenue (for that size.)  However, according to, 
> all markets beyond the top 16 are being sold.  There's nothing 
> specific yet from CBS, but considering they're selling Pittsburgh and 
> KDKA (according to the Pittsburgh Tribune Review) and Charlotte may 
> also be in play (a growth market) I can't see them hanging on to the 
> Hartford stations.
Maybe some opportunities for Bob Bittner to expand his empire? <g>

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