Sinclair To Buy Tribune Media, Including 2 Connecticut TV StationsSinclair Broadcast Group is buying Tribune Media for about $3.9 billion, boosting the number of local TV stations it owns.
Gannett Offers To Buy Hartford Courant Parent CompanyNewspaper publisher Gannett is offering to buy Tribune Publishing Co. for approximately $388.3 million.
Tribune Wants To Split Its TV, Newspaper BusinessesTribune Co., whose properties include the Hartford Courant and Channel 61 Television in Hartford, says it wants to split its publishing and broadcasting businesses into two companies.
DirecTV, Tribune Reach DealDirecTV and Tribune Broadcasting have reached a contract agreement.
Channels 20, 61 Dropped From DirecTVTribune stations in Connecticut are among television stations in 19 markets around the country which were taken off DirecTV satellite feeds Sunday in a contract dispute between the two companies. The message displayed when DirectTV subscribers tune to channel 61 or channel 20 reads in part that such disruptions usually last a very short time,