BIAfn Revision Puts CBS/LA Into 2005 Billing Lead
April 10, 2006 at 6:01 AM (PT)
BIA FINANCIAL NETWORK's 2005 list of radio's top 10 billing clusters, released last THURSDAY (4/6), has been revised by the firm to move CBS' LOS ANGELES cluster into the lead.
The original list had CLEAR CHANNEL's L.A. cluster topping the chart at $285.8 million and CBS' local group second at $274 million, but the company's release was quietly altered to move CBS into the lead at $320,800. with the apparent addition of revenue from News KFWB-A, which had been at one point been headed into a trust-ownership situation after the CBS acquisition of a second TV station in the market, KCAL-TV but remains part of the CBS cluster today.