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NPG to Acquire California TV Station From Smith Media

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News-Press & Gazette Co. (NPG Co.) has agreed to purchase KEYT-TV, an ABC-affiliated television station serving the California coastal communities of Santa Barbara, Santa Maria and San Luis Obispo, from Smith Media, LLC (Smith Media). A related digital television property,…

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NPG buys Mid-Missouri networks

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The News-Press & Gazette Co. has agreed to purchase four television stations in the Columbia, Mo., market. JW Broadcasting announced July 22 it has signed an agreement to sell the stations to NPG. The networks include KMIZ-TV (ABC), KQFX-LP (FOX),…

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NPG Bringing FOX TV Station to St. Joseph

ST. JOSEPH, Mo. – News-Press & Gazette Co. today announced it is sharply increasing its stake in local television, including launching a new FOX TV station in St. Joseph as the centerpiece of several significant steps to extend the company’s…

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KESQ’s Gamez awarded 2 ADDYs

KESQ-TV proud to announce that Senior Broadcast Designer Isning Gamez has been awarded with two ADDY Awards for video promotion work in 2011. The entries he won ADDYs for include: – “Online and On The Go,” for Best TV Self-Promotion…

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NPG reacquiring weather, news cable channel

News-Press & Gazette Co. announced it is reacquiring ownership of News-Press 3 NOW, the weather and news cable channel the company started and operated before the sale of NPG’s cable television assets in April 2011. Brian Bradley, president of NPG…

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Idaho stations saving 10,000+ sheets of paper weekly

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As part of the green initiative at NPG Co., which focuses on preserving company and environmental resources, the TV stations of NPG of Idaho assessed the amount of paper they were consuming to produce six hours of live newscasts each…

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KJCT News 8 becomes first StormReady Supporter in Colorado

KJCT News 8 is the first organization in Colorado to become an official StormReady Supporter as certified by the National Weather Service. In addition, KJCT News 8 is one of only five television stations in this country to be awarded…

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News-Press wins 7 APME awards

The Missouri Associated Press Media Editors announced the winners of their 2012 newspaper contest on February 9, in Jefferson City, Mo. The St. Joseph News-Press won seven awards, including a first-place award for Sam Robinson and Andrew DeWitt for their…

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News-Press reporter to make presentation on local books

Marshall White, a reporter for the St. Joseph News-Press, will discuss books about St. Joseph at the Joyce Raye Patterson Senior Center (Local History Stage) in St. Joseph, Mo., 100 S. 10th St., on Wednesday, Feb. 8 at 1:30 p.m….

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NPG expands Palm Springs news force

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NPG Co. recently welcomed more than 30 former KPSP-TV employees into its Gulf California Broadcast unit. The company also purchased non-licensed assets of Desert TV, including their studios and the transfer of the CBS affiliation. The purchase and the addition…

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