SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the
Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of report (Date of earliest event reported): December 3, 2012
Nexstar Broadcasting Group, Inc.
(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in its Charter)
5215 N. OConnor Boulevard
Irving, Texas 75039
(Address of Principal Executive Offices, including Zip Code)
(Registrants Telephone Number, including Area Code)
(Former Name or Former Address, if Changed Since Last Report)
Check the appropriate box below if the Form 8-K filing is intended to simultaneously satisfy the filing obligation of the registrant under any of the following provisions (see General Instruction A.2. below):
Item 2.01 Completion of Acquisition or Disposition of Assets.
On December 3, 2012, Nexstar Broadcasting Group, Inc. (the Company) completed its previously announced acquisition (the Acquisition) of ten television stations and two associated digital sub-channels in seven markets as well as the Inergize Digital e-Media operations from entities controlled by privately-held Newport Television, LLC for $225.5 million in cash.
Item 8.01 Other Events.
On December 3, 2012, the Company issued a news release announcing the closing of the Acquisition. A copy of the news release is attached hereto as Exhibit 99.1 and incorporated herein by reference. Also on December 3, 2012, the Company issued a news release announcing the completion of its divestiture of KBTV, the FOX affiliate serving Beaumont/Port Arthur, Texas to San Antonio Television LLC and Deerfield Media [Port Arthur] Licensee, LLC for $14 million cash. A copy of the news release is attached hereto as Exhibit 99.2 and incorporated herein by reference.
Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits.
(a) Financial Statements of Businesses Acquired
Financial statements of the business acquired have been previously filed on Form S-3 filed by the Company on November 5, 2012, and are incorporated herein by reference.
(b) Pro Forma Financial Information
Pro forma financial information has been previously filed by the Company on its Current Report on Form 8-K filed on November 19, 2012, and is incorporated herein by reference.
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned thereunto duly authorized.