Singleton buys Alaska TV option

December 1998
Editor & Publisher;12/26/98, Vol. 131 Issue 52, p10
Trade Publication
Reports on MediaNews Group executive William Dean Singleton's plan to purchase an option to buy the leading television station in Fairbanks, Alaska, where he runs the `Fairbanks Daily News-Miner' newspaper. Possibility that the United States Federal Communications Commission will overturn a cross-ownership ban in the newspaper and broadcasting markets; Newspaper's involvement in the sale of KTVF-TV and two radio stations.


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