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Small company defends Dish Network deal that earned credits

...itself against criticism that it helped the much bigger Dish Network claim more than $3 billion in federal credits through...Doyon Ltd., which is headquartered in Fairbanks, and Dish Network- successfully bid $7.8 billion in a federal auction...
Empire Editorial: The price of a windfall

...a bad thing.A few years ago, Dish Network - the satellite TV provider - bid...controlled the shell company, and Dish Network stood back while it reaped the...shareholders will surely benefit. Dish Network and its shareholders will benefit...
As deal fails, GCI drops KTUU for rural airwaves

...CW-affiliate based in Chicago.For its part, KTUU said viewers in the affected communities can receive the channel on Dish Network, DirecTV and other Alaska Rural Communications Service networks, as well as live streaming online and mobile devices...
Blockbuster closures won't impact Juneau

...franchises is one of few that hasn't closed down or significantly downsized, even when Blockbuster, now owned by Dish Network, filed for bankruptcy in 2010, Payne said. At Blockbuster's height, it had about 1,200 franchise stores, he...
KTOO ending analog TV service today

...conversion to digital television nationwide. The change does not affect viewers who watch KTOO on GCI Cable, DirecTV or Dish Network, or over-the-air viewers who already tune into KTOO-TV's digital TV transmitter, which has been in operation...
Soboleff's memorial to be televised live statewide

...also available over the air in Anchorage on channel 7.3, Fairbanks on channel 9.4 and Juneau on channel 3.2. Dish Network and DirecTV also provide 360 North to most of their Alaska subscribers. A live webcast will also be available at http...
There are other options than GCI

...You're not forced to pay for their service and depending on your location there are other options available to you (Dish Network). And secondly, if America's children were not tied to the couch and babysat by the tube, this would be a moot...
My Turn: High-speed Internet, TV for rural Alaska

...that the merger will eliminate more than 500 channels of duplicative programming that now exist between EchoStar's DISH Network and DirecTV, which is wasteful and inefficient. And for once Alaska will reap these benefits, not just the Lower...
KTOO announces changes to its SE lineup

...according to KTOO's release.Southeast Alaskans can view the Alaska Public Television PBS channel on GCI Cable, Dish Network and Direct TV "with no change to the channel numbers," according to KTOO's release. Public television viewers...
Outside editorial: No, Internet won't kill the video star

...All of this is happening against a backdrop of annoying dust-ups between networks and TV providers. For example, Dish Network and Fox Networks recently played a game of chicken, with sports fans caught in the middle. AT&T and Scripps Networks...


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