Barry Drake wasn't the only one leaving Sinclair's station group last week (see above). The company said it is reducing its work force by 147 people, or about 4%, in response to the current economic slowdown. Sinclair made some cuts late last year, including discontinuing news at its Winston-Salem, N.C., ABC affiliate, WXLV-TV , laying off about 10.
The television industry's top news stories, analysis and blogs of the day.
Thank you for signing up to Next TV. You will receive a verification email shortly.
There was a problem. Please refresh the page and try again.