SINCLAIR Wants KOMO Staffers To Shut Up

Sinclair is not happy that some of the staff at KOMO (Seattle) is speaking out against their owner.

Some KOMO staffers complained to both The New York Times and The Washington Post about undue editorial influence from their corporate bosses.

After the employees spoke out, Sinclair sent staffers at KOMO a letter with a reminder that, if contacted by outside media, employees should forward those requests through the proper channels. Read more at FTV LIVE

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12th Man

Raycom, are you listening? You need to acquire KOMO/KUNS in Seattle & KATU/KUNP in Portland from Sinclair while TEGNA needs acquire KEPR/KIMA & the Tri-Cities/Yakima area & KLEW in Lewiston, Idaho also from Sinclair to complement KREM.


I’d like to see local ownership, but you can’t put the “genie back into the bottle.”