Channel Lineup Notifications for Your Area

Channel Lineup Notifications for Your Area

Channel Negotiation Notification

TDS is currently negotiating to continue broadcasting Altitude (CO) and Altitude (NM, WY) on channels:

65 (CO) 500 (CO)
66 (NM, WY)  

If an agreement isn’t reached, these channels may go dark on August 31, 2019.

Channel Notification

Did you know these channels are included in the Showtime Premium Programming Package?

See Showtime Beyond on channel 361 and FLIX on channel 362! Don't have Showtime and wish to add it?  Call 1-855-301-7470 to order.

New Channel Notification:

On June 26, KMGH - Escape will be added to the Limited Basic package on channel 91.

Programming Change Notification

On Oct. 28, KWGN channel 86 will change from This TV to Court TV.

Channel Takedown Notification:

On July 24, Evine Live (channel 296) will be removed from the Limited Basic lineup.

What happens if broadcast fee and negotiations fail?

Sometimes during negotiations, broadcast retransmission negotiations, local cable providers can’t come to an agreement with corporate broadcasters and/or networks. This happens when the broadcasters and/or networks are looking to maximize their income by asking for increased rates from local cable providers. 

When disputes occur, popular networks or local channels are taken off the air to negotiate deals in their favor. In other words: channel blackouts. Channel blackouts can happen anywhere with any provider.

Rest assured, TDS does everything in its power to negotiate fair deals for our customers. We work hard to make content agreements that are in the best interest of your pocketbook, while also delivering you a great product.

For more information about broadcast negotiations and broadcast retransmission fees and, visit or