New Issue-Gray Television sells $300 mln notes

Mon Sep 24, 2012 5:32pm EDT

Sept 24 (Reuters) - Gray Television Inc on Monday
sold $300 million of senior notes in the 144a private placement
market, said IFR, a Thomson Reuters service. 
    The size of the deal was increased from an originally
planned $250 million.
    Bank of America Merrill Lynch and Wells Fargo were the joint
bookrunning managers for the sale.

BORROWER: GRAY TELEVISION INC 

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