TEGNA and NBC Reach Affiliation Agreement

By Kevin Eck 

TEGNA has renewed its affiliation agreements with NBC for all 17 of its NBC affiliates.

“We are pleased to be extending our deep and longstanding partnership with NBC,” said Dave Lougee, president of TEGNA Media. “NBC’s content, from sports to news to primetime, combined with TEGNA Media’s trusted, innovative and impactful local programming is highly valued by our viewers.”

The agreement puts all of TEGNA’s NBC affiliates under the same long-term agreement.

“We are happy to extend our affiliation with TEGNA, NBC’s largest affiliate station group,” said Jean Dietze, president of Affiliate Relations for NBC Broadcasting. “We’ve had a strong, successful partnership with Dave and his team for many years. We look forward to continued collaboration to provide high-quality network broadcast content to complement TEGNA’s award winning local news and programming in key markets across the country.”