Tegna, Cox Reach Retrans Deal

Tegna said early Saturday that it has reached a retransmission consent agreement with Cox Communications. Terms of the multi-year deal were not disclosed.

Tegna’s agreement for seven Cox stations in markets like Washington, D.C.; New Orleans; and Norfolk, Va.; was set to expire at 11:59 p.m. on Jan. 13. Tegna said in a statement that it reached the deal with no interruption in service for Cox customers.