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Dish Network Set to Drop Graham Stations | TVSpy - Adweek - TVSpy
Satellite television provider Dish Network is set to drop six local stations from its lineup Wednesday in a retransmission dispute with Graham Media Group.
The stations are Miami ABC affiliate WPLG, Houston NBC affiliate KPRC, Detroit NBC affiliate WDIV, Orlando CBS affiliate WKMG, San Antonio ABC affiliate KSAT and Jacksonville indie WJXT.
“We’ve been working very hard to negotiate a fair deal for everybody,” Jerry Martin , KPRC’s general manager, told the Houston Chronicle . “We’ve negotiated dozens, if not hundreds, of similar deals over the years with other providers and have never been taken off the air, so that should tell you something about where the issue lies.”
Graham Media has launched a website encouraging viewers to register their displeasure with Dish over the potential loss of the stations.Source: www.adweek.com
Dish Network Set to Drop Graham Stations | TVSpy - Adweek07/21/15 ,via TVSpy
Satellite television provider Dish Network is set to drop six local stations from its lineup Wednesday in a retransmission dispute with Graham Media Group. The stations are Miami ABC affiliate WPLG, Houston NBC affiliate KPRC, Detroit NBC affiliate
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Dish Customers May Lose Some Stations07/21/15 ,via Television Week
TVNewsCheck.com reports that the Graham Media stations — WDIV-TV in Detroit; KPRC-TV in Houston; WKMG-TV in Orlando, Fla.; KSAT-TV in San Antonio; and WJXT-TV in Jacksonville, Fla. — have announced that they will go dark. The website quotes Graham ...
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WKMG: We're going off Dish satellite07/22/15 ,via Orlando Sentinel
WKMG-Channel 6 said Dish 'has been unwilling to strike a reasonable deal' with Graham Media Group stations UPDATED: Starting at 7 p.m. Wednesday, CBS affiliate WKMG-Channel 6 says its programming will no longer be available via Dish TV. In a release ...