Retransmission Content

Dispatch Stations Dark on Dish

Disconnects Impacts Local Broadcast Powerhouses in Columbus, Indianapolis 9/04/2012 1:05 PM Eastern

Dispatch Broadcast stations WBNS Columbus and WTHR Indianapolis are dark for Dish Network subscribers following a retransmission consent disagreement between the two companies.

The station sites say negotiations are ongoing.

"We will continue to negotiate in good faith, and thank you for your support," says WBNS site, which suggests viewers get their news and information on the station site or through a digital app.

Dish did not respond to a request for an update or comment by presstime. 


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