I hope that Direct TV can and will be able to find an agreement to keep channel 19. Always something to manage. If it`s not bad service, it`s an increase in payments. Please work this from the Nexstar channel became dark for Dish subscribers on Wednesday night, when the two companies couldn`t reach a deal, according to a press release from Dish. “We understand what it may look like for our channel to unfairly raise our prices for DIRECTV and AT&T-U-Verse customers, but that`s simply not the case,” the channel says. “Our prices are set by the market. WTHR has successfully negotiated contracts with all other suppliers in our region. In fact, in recent years, we have entered into hundreds of contracts with cable and satellite companies across the country. TYSONS CORNER, Virginia & DALLAS — Tegna stations in 51 markets have become dark for AT&T DirecTV and U-Verse customers as the two sides have not been able to reach a retransmission agreement. The outage officially began around 7.m and December 1.
Unfortunately, no TV provider is immune to these tactics. TEGNA has already threatened or withdrawn its stations by suppliers for the sole purpose of returning them as soon as an agreement has been reached. I may not care. I have an antenna and the image is 10 times better than directv get about 20 channels. Sandra, I couldn`t have said it better! Well, we come back to the dispute over the contractual agreement, and in the meantime, the spectators (who are by the way your customers) are the ones who get the main end of this dispute over the price contracts. “If DIRECTV and AT&T U-Verse are willing to make the same commitment, we are confident that we will be able to enter into agreements that reintegrate our station into directv and AT&T U worms.” “Unfortunately, direcTV AT&T U-Verse has not entered into an agreement with Tegna to keep our channels on the air,” Tegna said in a statement posted on Twitter. The statement also said customers can continue to watch their channels on other local streaming providers or services as well as on the air for free. We are 82 years old and channel nine is our favorite channel, please come to an agreement so that we don`t lose our favorite channel Thank you Norman and Alma Hackel “We can`t speak for DIRECTV or AT&T U-Versets. But here`s what our audience should know: WTLV and WJXX are committed to making fair market-based agreements with all video service providers in our region.
Our track record proves it. In recent years, we have placed hundreds of multi-year contracts with cable and satellite companies across the country, including DISH, Comcast and many others. It has been disappointing to see that DIRECTV and AT&T-Verse have refused to reach an agreement so far,” Tegna`s website reads. It is very frustrating not to have entries if you are going to lose your local channels!! I hope that an agreement can be reached. We had this problem with AT&T last year. Maybe it`s time to upgrade to Spectrum!, Rich from 7 s.m. On Wednesday, local Dish Network subscribers lost access to Fox59 and CBS4 after their parent company, nexstar Media Group, failed to reach a new deal with Dish. . . .