Gannett, DirecTV Reach Retrans RenewalParties Ink Pact, Averting Service Interruption 12/01/2012 6:21 AM Eastern
Gannett and top DBS provider DirecTV have ironed out a retransmission agreement, keeping the broadcaster's stations' signals in place for DirecTV subscribers.
The two parties negotiated up until their midnight Nov. 30 deadline, and struck a deal the morning after, avoiding a service interruption.
Financial terms were not disclosed.
Gannett owns 23 TV stations.