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Local TV LLC Dispute. (21 Local stations affected)


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#26 OFFLINE   Riverpilot

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Posted 30 August 2012 - 06:47 PM

According to my local ABC station here in the Quad Cities, Davenport, Rock Island, Bettendorf... they've come to an agreement and the channel won't be going off-air.

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#27 OFFLINE   stevester23

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Posted 30 August 2012 - 07:07 PM

According to my local ABC station here in the Quad Cities, Davenport, Rock Island, Bettendorf... they've come to an agreement and the channel won't be going off-air.


I think your correct. I had a message on my on screen guide earlier today informing about carriage agreement/dispute, but now it is gone.

#28 OFFLINE   dvdmth

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Posted 30 August 2012 - 07:37 PM

I think your correct. I had a message on my on screen guide earlier today informing about carriage agreement/dispute, but now it is gone.


Same here. Earlier today there was a channel 31-1 called ALERT with the info, but it was since been removed. I was actually thinking that maybe the existence of a -1 channel was confusing the AM21's out there and preventing the OTA channel from being tuned.

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Posted 30 August 2012 - 08:05 PM

The alert channel is gone on my end as well!!!
Thanks for the heads up to look on my guide,

#30 OFFLINE   boukengreen

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Posted 30 August 2012 - 08:21 PM

alert channel gone here as well
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#31 OFFLINE   mhayes70

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Posted 30 August 2012 - 08:38 PM

Yeah, the news article on Fox 2 KTVI in St. Louis web site is gone now.

http://fox2now.com/2...rom-ktvi-fox-2/

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Posted 30 August 2012 - 08:42 PM

family and friends working at the Local TV affiliate here report to me an agreement has been reached. Good news.
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Posted 30 August 2012 - 11:53 PM

From Directv Promise:

We are pleased to have reached an agreement with Local TV LLC that we believe is fair and equitable for our customers, who will continue to enjoy Local TV-owned channels without interruption. We appreciate our customers’ patience as we worked to successfully complete this agreement.




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