Posted on April 8, 2009
Satellite Provider Now Offers HD Locals in 130 Markets Covering 89 Percent of U.S. Households WHAT: DISH Network Corporation (NASDAQ: DISH), the digital television leader, today announced the addition of high definition local channels in nine new markets. WHERE: Albany, Ga.; Cheyenne-Scottsbluff, Wyo.; Columbus, Ohio, Idaho Falls-Pocatello, Idaho; Meridian, Miss.; Missoula, Mont.; Sioux City, Iowa; Tucson (Sierra Vista), Ariz. and Youngstown, Ohio. WHEN: HD local channels became available to existing DISH Network subscribers at approximately 7 p.m. ET on April 1, 2009. HOW: DISH Network customers with an HD receiver and who subscribe to HD programming and HD locals will now receive high definition feeds of their broadcasts at no additional charge. To order DISH Network today, call 866.989.3474 or visit Dish Systems to order online.