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Media General owned LiLs went dark on Dish after midnight

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  1. Stewart Vernon

    Stewart Vernon Roving Reporter Staff Member Super Moderator DBSTalk Club

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    The Media General and Dish Network contract originally was set to expire on 6/30/13 but was extended until 9/30/13, and no new deal was reached in time to keep the LiLs from going dark. See the existing discussion here.

    Info about Media General owned channels from their Web site:

    Media General currently owns and operates 18 network-affiliated television stations, including WFLA, the number-one rated station in Florida. The company’s stations reach 27.5 percent of the television households in the Southeast, and more than 8 percent of those in the United States.

    Link to list of LiLs owned by Media General
     
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