Journal Communications is a media and communications company with operations in publishing, radio and television broadcasting. The company, which was founded in 1882, also provides telecommunications and printing services. Journal Broadcast Group owns and operates more than 35 radio stations and seven television stations and in 11 states. Norlight Telecommunications, a Journal Communications company, provides network services to the wholesale carrier market and integrated voice and data communications solutions to businesses. Journal Sentinel, its publishing company, provides printing services for the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel and other Sunday newspapers. Journal Communications is based in Milwaukee and maintains a location in Franklin, Tenn. The company employs more than 5,500 people throughout the United States.