How America’s Largest Local TV Owner Turned Its News Anchors Into Soldiers In Trump’s War On The Media

Earlier this month, CNN’s Brian Stelter broke the news that Sinclair Broadcast Group, owner or operator of nearly 200 television stations in the U.S., would be forcing its news anchors to record a promo about “the troubling trend of irresponsible, one sided news stories plaguing our country.” The script, which parrots Donald Trump’s oft-declarations of developments negative to his presidency as “fake news,” brought upheaval to newsrooms already dismayed with Sinclair’s consistent interference to bring right-wing propaganda to local television broadcasts.

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KYAQ Birthday Open House – Jan. 6, 2-5 pm

Join us Saturday, Jan. 6th, 2-5 pm for a birthday open house! 

Music by Michael Frazier, Barbara Turrill and Franki Trujillo-Dalbey, and Rand Bishop, plus birthday cake and light refreshments! 

At the KYAQ studio, located in the Floweree Community Center/Ollalla Center for Children, at 321 SE 3rd St. in Toledo.

Come see all the changes at our studio and enjoy the company of your fellow KYAQ supporters!