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WJBF News Channel 6's Parent Company Getting Bigger

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Augusta, GA - Media General, the company that owns WJBF News Channel 6 here in Augusta, is getting bigger.

Announced Friday, Media General will purchase fellow broadcaster LIN Media in a deal worth more than $1.6 billion.

The new company will now have a combined 74 television stations stretching from the East Coast to Hawaii.

When the merger is complete, Media General will become the second largest pure play broadcast company in the United States.
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