SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
PURSUANT TO SECTION 13 OR 15(d) OF THE
SECURITIES EXCHANGE ACT OF 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported) October 13, 2004
GRAY TELEVISION, INC.
|(State or Other Jurisdiction
|4370 Peachtree Road, Atlanta, Georgia||30319|
|(Address of Principal Executive Offices)||(Zip Code)|
Registrants telephone number, including area code (404) 504-9828
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|Item 8.01. Other Events.|
|Item 9.01. Financial Statements and Exhibits|
|EX-99 PRESS RELEASE DATED OCTOBER 13, 2004|
Item 8.01. Other Events.
On October 13, 2004, Gray Television, Inc. issued a press release reporting that its Lexington, Kentucky television station, WKYT, and Host Communications, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Bull Run Corporation, have been jointly awarded athletic multimedia rights by the University of Kentucky under a 10-year agreement. Certain executive officers and significant stockholders of Gray are also executive officers and significant stockholders of Bull Run. Host and Gray will share equally the costs of the rights, and will jointly administer and manage the rights over the term of the agreement. A copy of the press release is hereby attached as Exhibit 99 and incorporated herein by reference.
Item 9.01. Financial Statements and Exhibits
|(a)||Financial Statements of Businesses Acquired|
|(b)||Pro Forma Financial Information|
|Exhibit 99 Press release dated October 13, 2004|
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
|GRAY TELEVISION, INC.
|Dated: October 14, 2004||By:||/s/ James C. Ryan|
|James C. Ryan, Senior Vice President and|
|Chief Financial Officer|