Times-Shamrock Communications

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Times-Shamrock Communications is an American media company based in Scranton, Pennsylvania. The company, owned by the Lynett and Haggerty families of Scranton, lists among its assets six daily newspapers, over 20 weekly newspapers, and 12 radio stations. Most of its properties are in Northeastern Pennsylvania.


Daily newspapers[edit]

Weekly Newspapers[edit]

Alternative weeklies[edit]

  • Electric City, Scranton, Pennsylvania
  • Diamond City, Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania

Radio stations[edit]

  • WZBA, Baltimore, Maryland (city of license: Westminster, MD)
  • KNEZ, Reno, Nevada (city of license: Fernley, Nevada)
  • KRZQ, Reno, Nevada (city of license: Fallon, Nevada)
  • KZTI, Reno, Nevada (city of license: Fallon Station, Nevada)
  • KWNZ, Lovelock, Nevada
  • WEJL/WBAX, Scranton, Pennsylvania
  • WEZX/WPZX, Scranton, Pennsylvania
  • WQFM/WQFN, Scranton, Pennsylvania
  • WLDB, Milwaukee, Wisconsin
  • WLUM, Milwaukee, Wisconsin
  • WZTI, Milwaukee, Wisconsin

The Milwaukee radio stations are operated by Milwaukee Radio Alliance, a partnership between Shamrock Communications, Times-Shamrock's broadcasting affiliate, and All-Pro Broadcasting, Inc.

In January 2008, Times-Shamrock Communications launched the570.com, a regional entertainment portal covering the 570 area code.

Former properties[edit]

In August 2013, Times-Shamrock announced it would divest several of its properties in order to focus the company on northeastern Pennsylvania.[1] The divested properties:


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