It makes top leadership changes at its stations in Davenport, Iowa; Lincoln, Neb.; North Platte, Neb.; Marquette, Mich.; and Parkersburg, W.Va.
The Atlanta-based station group has agreed to buy independent KSNB Lincoln-Hastings for $1.3 million with the intention of operating it in tandem with CBS affiliate KOLN. But first it must convince the FCC it deserves a waiver of the duopoly rules.
Gray Television’s Lincoln, Neb., duo of KOLN-KGIN is promoting from within to fill vacancies left by Serese Cole and Keller Russell. Vanessa Flowers will join John Fortney for the 5, 6 and 10 p.m. newscasts beginning Monday while Bridget Fargen will take over weekends alongside new-hire Owen Jensen, starting Friday.