On July 20, 2022, The Longhorn Network will change from channel number 266 and channel number 264, based on your market, to channel number 263.
New TDS TV Channel Notification
On July 13, 2022, KMID Laff TV will be added to the Basic Package on channel 92.
New TDS TV+ Channel Notification
On July 13, 2022, KMID Laff TV will be added to the Access Package on channel 15. In some areas, channel 15 will change from KCHF to KMID Laff TV on the TDS TV+ Access Package.
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.
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