Duluth Gets Local Channels via Dish


EchoStar Communications Corp.’s Dish Network Thursday began offering local channels via satellite in Duluth, Minn.

The addition of Duluth boosts EchoStar’s list of markets where it offers local-channel service to 116.

Duluth-area Dish customers can now receive ABC channel 10 (WDIO), CBS channel 3 (KDLH), Fox channel 21 (KQDS), NBC channel 6 (KBJR) and PBS channel 8 (WDSE).

A total of 12 Minnesota counties are affected: Gogebic, Carlton, Cook, Itasca, Koochiching, Lake, Saint Louis, Ashland, Bayfield, Douglas, Iron and Sawyer.