PrairieWave Goes HD in S.D.


PrairieWave Communications began carrying the HD signal of South Dakota Public Broadcasting’s local KCSD station Friday.

The operator said SDPBS HDTV will be available to communities in eastern South Dakota and southwest Minnesota that currently offer HD.

In addition to SDPBS HDTV, PrairieWave HDTV offers ESPN HD; HDNet; HDNet Movies; Discovery HD; the local CBS, ABC, NBC and PBS affiliates; KELO HD (KDLO HD/Watertown); KSFY HD (KABY/Watertown); and KDLT HD.

The operator also carries three premium HD programming services: HBO HD, Cinemax HD and Showtime HD.