Monthly Archives: February 2009

Independent WOAC Launched in Cleveland, OH DMA

We have great news – effective February 25, 2009, DISH Network launched WOAC, an independent station, in the Cleveland, Ohio DMA! Now customers in the Cleveland, OH DMA will be able to enjoy infomercials and locally generated programming for no additional cost! Local network programming is available for $5.00/month when taken in conjunction with eligible […]

1080p Television (Blu-ray Disc quality) on DISH Network

Turn to A&E to watch the first and only TV Series in 1080p – Only on DISH Network The Beast: Deep Undercover Who Can You Trust? In The Beast, an unorthodox but effective FBI veteran Charles Barker (Patrick Swayze) trains a rookie partner (Travis Fimmel) in his own hard-edged and psychologically intense style while being […]

This Month’s Free Programming from DISH Network

Versus in Classic Gold 250, Ch. 151 VERSUS celebrates real competition and is the home of the National Hockey League (NHL), the Stanley Cup Playoffs, the Tour de France, the Professional Bull Riders (PBR), World Extreme Cagefighting (WEC), the Indy Racing League, and Professional Boxing. VERSUS also offers collegiate sports featuring nationally ranked teams from […]

New Shopping Channel Launched on DISH Network

Mercury Shopping Channel now available on DISH Network We are pleased to announce that DISH Network launched a new shopping channel, effective February 11, 2009! The Mercury shopping channel is now available in free access to all subscribers with an antenna pointed to an applicable orbital location. Mercury Shopping Channel – Provides the most popular […]

Digital TV Transition Delayed Until June 12, 2009

The Digital TV Transition, which was initially scheduled to take placed on February 17, 2009, has been delayed until June 12, 2009 (although some stations may choose to transition to digital signals prior to June 12th). The recently passed DTV Delay Act may give the millions of people who still rely on over-the-air broadcasts but […]

Radio Silesia Planned to Launch on DISH Network!

Effective February 5, 2009 We are pleased to announce that we plan to launch a new Polish-language audio channel on February 5, 2009! Radio Silesia will be available at no additional cost to any customer who subscribes to TV Silesia (priced as an a-la-carte option for $9.99 per month). Radio Silesia is also available for […]

New Hindi-Language Channel on Dish Network

Added to Hindi Mega Pack – Effective February 5, 2009 Great news for our Hindi-language customers! We are adding the NDTV Imagine channel to our Hindi Mega Pack at no additional charge, effective February 5, 2009. With the addition of NDTV Imagine to the Hindi Mega Pack subscribers will be able to enjoy 16 video […]

New Fox Channels on DISH Network

We are pleased to announce DISH Network has launched 3 new FOX News networks: FOX News Channel HD, FOX Business Network, and FOX Business Network HD! Please continue reading below for information on each of these exciting new channels. FOX News Channel / FOX News Channel HD – FOX News Channel HD is a 24-hour […]

Crime & Investigation HD Channel on Dish Network

Exciting news for fans of crime drama and crime reality shows! The Crime & Investigation HD channel has been added to the DISH Network PlatinumHD programming package. Crime & Investigation HD is a unique combination of high quality, dramatic and award winning non-fiction series, and top caliber off-network series. See the doors of police departments, […]