LIN Media Enters Into Retransmission Consent Agreement with DISH Network

PROVIDENCE, R.I.--()--LIN Media (NYSE: TVL), a local multimedia company, today announced that it has entered into a retransmission consent agreement with DISH Network, L.L.C (“DISH”). As a result, DISH has resumed carriage of the local television stations that LIN Media owns, operates or services.

“We are pleased that our negotiations with DISH Network resulted in a fair resolution and a new retransmission consent agreement,” said LIN Media’s President and Chief Executive Officer Vincent L. Sadusky. “We thank our viewers and our advertisers for their tremendous support.”

About LIN Media

LIN Media, along with its subsidiaries, is a local multimedia company that owns, operates or services 32 network-affiliated broadcast television stations, interactive television station and niche web sites, and mobile platforms in 17 U.S. markets. LIN Media's online advertising business, RMM, leverages unique technology, new product innovation and customized interactive and mobile advertising solutions to deliver measurable results to local, regional and national clients.

LIN TV Corp. is traded on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol “TVL”. Financial information about the company is available at www.linmedia.com.

Contacts

LIN Media
Courtney Guertin, 401-457-9501
Corporate Communications Manager
courtney.guertin@linmedia.com

Contacts

LIN Media
Courtney Guertin, 401-457-9501
Corporate Communications Manager
courtney.guertin@linmedia.com