Mike Landis Returns To TV News At KOLR-KRBK

DMA 73: SPRINGFIELD, MO

Mike Spruill Named GM Of KRBK-KOZL

Nexstar chooses the veteran broadcasting executive with more than 30 years of sales experience to lead its Fox-MNT duopoly in Springfield, Mo., following the retirement of Leo Henning.

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Nexstar Has A VP-GM Opening In Market 73

Nexstar is looking for a new vice president and general manager for its broadcasting, digital and mobile operations in Springfield, Mo., including KOLR (CBS), KRBK (Fox), and KOZL (MNT). This is a rare opportunity for an experienced, enthusiastic and highly engaged broadcasting executive to oversee three stations with an unparalleled competitive position in the market.

DMAS 75 & 80

Nexstar Buying Two Stations For $19.45M

It’s purchasing KRBK Springfield, Mo., and WHDF Huntsville, Ala., markets in which it already owns or operates stations. Nexstar President Tim Busch said: “The acquisitions … will allow Nexstar to generate incremental advertising and net retransmission consent revenue growth without increasing our total U.S. television household reach.”

MARKET SHARE (DMA 75: SPRINGFIELD, MO)

KRBK’s Super Bowl Promo Pokes Fun At Itself

DMA 74

KRBK Springfield, Mo., Adds Me-TV

With the addition, the classic TV diginet expands its coverage to 90% of the U.S., with 157 affiliates. In Odessa, Texas, it moves from a multicast channel to KWWT’s primary channel.

DMA 74 (SPRINGFIELD, MO)

KRBK Creates Single Frequency Network

DMA 75

With KRBK, Rentrak Wraps Up Springfield, Mo.

Multi-screen media measurement firm Rentrak Corp. today announced that Koplar Communications has signed on to Rentrak’s StationView Essentials for its Fox affiliate KRBK Springfield, Mo. (DMA 75). The KRBK deal means that every network affiliate in Springfield has adopted Rentrak’s audience information as a primary sales and marketing currency. “As the new Fox affiliate in […]