DMA 139: MINOT-BISMARCK-DICKINSON, ND

Nexstar Closes On Purchase Of N.D. Stations

Nexstar Broadcasting Group said Monday that it closed on its purchase for $44 million of  KXMB Bismarck; KXMC Minot; KXMA Dickinson; and KXMD Williston, all in North Dakota (DMA 139), from Reiten Television. Nexstar also announced it named Robert Romine general manager of the stations. The Seller, Reiten Television, Inc. has no other broadcast interests. […]

DMA 139

Nexstar Names Robert Romine GM In N.D.

The appointment follows completion of Nexstar’s previously announced acquisition of four CBS affiliates: KXMB, KXMC, KSMA and KXMD for $44 million.

 

Nexstar Buys 4 North Dakota Stations

It’s paying $44 million for CBS affiliates KXMC, KXMB, KXMA and  KXMD in Minot-Bismarck-Dickinson-Williston and will also provide sales and other services to the market’s two ABC affiliates owned by Forum Communications.

DMA 145 (BISMARCK, ND)

Ron Burgundy Co-Anchors KXMB News

Actor and comedian Will Ferrell reprised his Anchorman role for the Bismarck, N.D., CBS affiliate’s Saturday night news broadcast. The former Saturday Night Live star is promoting its upcoming sequel, Anchorman 2. Ferrell read stories while engaging in some banter with co-anchor Amber Schatz and the rest of the news team. “What? Am I supposed to read that?”