Dish Adds Local HD In Florida


As part of its ongoing HDTV expansion, Dish Network has added HD local channels in Fort Myers and Naples, Fla., officials said Thursday.

In January, the satellite provider unveiled plans to enhance its HD programming line-up throughout the year. Dish Network’s goal to offer local HD in 100 markets and have 100 national HD channels by the end of the year.

Dish now offers HD locals in 58 markets, reaching more than 66% of U.S. TV households.