Cordillera Communications contract expiring with DirecTV on Jan 1

Discussion in 'DIRECTV General Discussion' started by kkl, Dec 29, 2014.

  1. peters4n6

    peters4n6 Legend

    Jun 19, 2007
    just had announcement at bottom of screen saying agreement has been reached. if you dont have nbc you will have it shortly
  2. slice1900

    slice1900 Well-Known Member

    Feb 14, 2013
    Wonder who blinked? Directv getting angry calls about not seeing the playoff game, or Cordillera counting up the reduced revenue from local advertisers who were missing all the Directv eyeballs.

    We'll never know, but it is interesting agreement was reached during the game.
  3. RDH416

    RDH416 Legend

    Oct 24, 2007
    Same announcement on Lexington KY's Cordillera's station. Already back on on Directv. Hope common sense and reality overcame greed.

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  4. kkl

    kkl Mentor

    Feb 11, 2007
    Count me in as pleasantly surprised. It tells me that both sides were serious since they were negotiating over the weekend.

    KOAA5 and DirecTV reach an agreement; Signal restored
  5. Sgtsbabygirl1

    Sgtsbabygirl1 New Member

    Dec 15, 2014
    I am SO. SO. SO. excited.
  6. RDH416

    RDH416 Legend

    Oct 24, 2007
    Not really sure what I would see, but just checked the direct website to see what, if anything, might be there about the reaching of an agreement with our local Cordillera station. After providing my local zip code and having it identified correctly as my market, their summary was somewhat underwhelming: "There are currently no updates for your area. " Sorry I wasted my time!

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  7. inkahauts

    inkahauts Well-Known Member

    Nov 13, 2006
    I think the station finally accepted dtvs offer. I suggest this because it was during the game and not before. I think the stations figured that DIRECTV would blink and never let its customers miss playoff games. I think DIRECTV has no problem with that in this situation and the station finally figured that out.
  8. jhsanchez

    jhsanchez Legend

    Feb 4, 2006
    Tucson AZ
    I turned on my local NBC outlet last night and low and behold it was on the air. Apparently, the dustup has been settled.

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