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Entravision’s KMCC becomes Azteca América affiliate in Las Vegas

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Entravision has struck an affiliation agreement with Azteca América for its Las Vegas station KMCC-TV.

Azteca América, now owned by HC2 Network Inc., a subsidiary of HC2 Holdings, Inc., is looking to expand distribution of its network.

Starting this week, KMCC-TV Channel 34 began airing Azteca América programming.

The station was previously a MundoFox/MundoMax affiliate.

Entravision bought the independent station for $3.75 million in March.

In early April, Entravision executed a massive wave of layoffs nationwide. The company’s Univision-affiliated local newscast at KINC Las Vegas was effectively shut down and “shipped” to El Paso.

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One Response to “Entravision’s KMCC becomes Azteca América affiliate in Las Vegas”

  1. Time will tell says:

    Asi van de horribles las cosas en Univision, que ENT prefiere a AzAme antes que al producto emitido por El Doral.
    Painful to witness such demise.
    Worse, if we feel for those colleagues and their turbulent future.

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I'm an Emmy award-winning journalist, who's worked as an on-air reporter, anchor, writer and producer for Spanish and English-language television, including Univision, Telemundo, CNN en Español, Fox 11 News in Los Angeles and the San Jose Mercury News, later becoming a digital media manager. I write about Hispanic media and entertainment as a regular contributor to Forbes and also freelance as an editor, reporter and producer for other media outlets. I'm a former president of the National Association of Hispanic Journalists, inducted into the Hall of Fame in August of 2016.
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