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post #9631 of 9638 Old 01-08-2015, 05:40 PM
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Good thing I switched to Dishnetwork. Looks like this could go on for a long time.

Dish is not in a contract dispute and even if they someday where, they have an Over the Air Turner so I can always get the channel. It is the $30 USB Tuner they sell.

Dish also just added Netflix to the DVR so I dont have to switch inputs. Netflix is just there (account required of course).

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WOWT just pulled their signal from Cox.
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anyone on cox loose WGN channel 26 only channel missing all others work. did rescan and nothing.
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WOWT just pulled their signal from Cox.
It's back now:

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Gray TV NBC affiliate WOWT/6 (Omaha) has returned to Cox Cable after a retransmission consent dispute took the station off Cox for about four days. Cox is the major cable provider for Omaha, Council Bluffs, and suburban areas. The dispute also affected Gray stations in Topeka and Wichita.
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anyone on cox loose WGN channel 26 only channel missing all others work. did rescan and nothing.
It got moved sometime in the past few days for whatever reason to 61/1061.
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Potential Sinclair subchannel shuffle in Omaha:
KPTM: 42.1 FOX (720p HD), 42.2 CW (720p HD), 42.3 MNT/ThisTV (480i SD), 42.4 Grit (480i SD)
KXVO (spun off): 15.1 Azteca, 15.2 Estrella

Telemundo should be on 15.1 instead of Azteca. Or MundoFox

Azteca sucks as a Spanish channel.
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The would be bad for the non Cable Customers as Dish an DirecTV will ONLY list local guide data for the Dot .2 sub channels.
With out guide data it is hard to watch or record so if they went with 42.3 ThisTV or 42.4 Grit, no one can watch them, it would just say digital channel in the guide.
Now if they left one of them on say 15.2 then YES there is Guide Data for them.
Cable and Prism do not have this issue with sub channels.
Hope Sinclair Corp is listening.

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Potential Sinclair subchannel shuffle in Omaha:
KPTM: 42.1 FOX (720p HD), 42.2 CW (720p HD), 42.3 MNT/ThisTV (480i SD), 42.4 Grit (480i SD)
KXVO (spun off): 15.1 Azteca, 15.2 Estrella
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I am surprised that KXVO or KPTM has a .3 channel

WOWT and KETV wont even add a 2nd subchannel,

though KETV has joked on their morning news a while back about a possibly 7.3 might come down the line


btw: the same company that owns the CBS station in Des Moines just added Heroes/Icons as their .3 channel

wouldn't be surprised if that got added as KETV 7.3 (if a 7.3 happens)

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I am surprised that KXVO or KPTM has a .3 channel

WOWT and KETV wont even add a 2nd subchannel,

though KETV has joked on their morning news a while back about a possibly 7.3 might come down the line


btw: the same company that owns the CBS station in Des Moines just added Heroes/Icons as their .3 channel

wouldn't be surprised if that got added as KETV 7.3 (if a 7.3 happens)
I still think with the tower needing rebuilt and the station move 7.3 might still be a ways off if it happens?
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