DMA 107

Raycom Closes On KNIN Boise Purchase

The $14.5 million deal for the Idaho, Fox affiliate was necessitated by the Scripps-Journal merger in the spring.

WEEK ENDING MAY 18

Station Trading Roundup: 3 Deals, $14.9M

The sale of KNIN Caldwell, Idaho, by Journal/Scripps Divestiture Trust to Raycom Media Inc. tops the latest list of TV station transactions submitted to the FCC for its approval, according to BIA Kelsey.

DMA 112

Boise Sweeps: KTVB Obliterates Competition

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Fox Playing Hardball With Balky Affils

While the network says recent affiliation changes aren’t ultimatums and that it needs a revenue stream from its stations, others see Fox’s increasingly tough stance as one of “either come to the table and negotiate or we’re going to slit your throats.”