TV News Check is reporting Fisher acquisition by Sinclair is all but a done deal, incuding 13 full-power and seven LPTV stations.
"Sinclair Broadcasting won a bidding war against LIN Media to buy Fisher in a deal finalized in the wee hours of Tuesday night, according to sources." The story continues: "A spokesman at Fisher’s public relations firm, Sard Verbinnen & Co., said the company had no comment on rumors and speculation."
No word yet on the state of Fisher owned KOMO AM/FM, KVI, KPLZ. It is likely they will be spun off after the sale. The deal was reportedly worth $371 million. Fisher also managed Classic King FM.