Nexstar Claims Ratings Are Up Even With Stations Dropped by Ops
- Cox Tries a Rabbit Punch. // Broadcasting & Cable;2/21/2005, Vol. 135 Issue 8, p5
Focuses on the event held by Cox cable channel in Texas in February 2005 as part of its continuing fight over carriage of Nexstar Broadcasting's TV stations. Demands of Nexstar from Cox and fellow cable operator Cable One; Number of subscribers lost by Cox since the stations went dark on...
- Cable One Boots Nexstar Pair. Moss, Linda // Multichannel News;1/17/2005, Vol. 26 Issue 3, p57
Reports on the plan of Cable One Inc. to replace two Nexstar Broadcasting Inc. TV stations due to an ongoing transmission-consent dispute with The WB Network and UPN affiliates in January 2005. Remarks from Tom Basinger, vice president of central division of Cable One, on Nexstar stations;...
- No Cash, No Carry. Higgins, John M.; McConnell, Bill // Broadcasting & Cable;2/7/2005, Vol. 135 Issue 6, p20
Discusses the conflict between cable operators and local TV stations as broadcasting turns digital as of February 7, 2005. Reason of Nexstar Broadcasting for pulling its station off cable operator Cox Communications; History of the conflict between local broadcasters and cable operators; Cause...
- Accord Proves DTV Issues Surmountable. // Television Week;10/31/2005, Vol. 24 Issue 44, p12
Comments on the settlement between Cox Communications and the station groups of Nexstar Broadcasting and Mission Broadcasting regarding multicast carriage rights. Challenges faced by television stations and cable operators; Relationship between broadcast and cable; Importance of cable operators...
- Some subs who lost Fox get refunds from Cox. Moss, Linda // Multichannel News;01/17/2000, Vol. 21 Issue 3, p3
Reports that Cox Communications Inc. will give subscribers in Texas and Arkansas refunds of $1 off their cable television bills to compensate them for the six-day loss of their local Fox-owned television stations. Refunds as a result of Cox's retransmission-consent dispute with News Corp. which...
- Time Warner moving ahead to big battle satellite TV. Dickinson, Casey J. // Business Journal (Central New York);5/3/2002, Vol. 16 Issue 18, p1
Discusses the plan of Time Warner Cable to launch a 24-hour news channel in 2002. Background on the company; Information on the company's studio in Syracuse, New York; Details on the hiring plans of the company.
- Call pitfalls? Cablers, webs debate ads' value. Diuguid, Carol // Variety;03/03/97, Vol. 366 Issue 5, p6
Reports on the debate between cable operators and cable television stations concerning advertisements urging subscribers to call their cable provider to include certain television networks. Cable operators' claim that the ads create a false demand for the channels; Networks' claims concerning...
- SBS files to fill Swiss TV holes. Edmunds, Marlene // Variety;07/13/98, Vol. 371 Issue 9, p32
Reports on the application of Scandinavian Broadcasting System (SBS) to launch a German-language cable channel in Switzerland. Information on the cable channel launched; Joint-venture plans of SBS with TA-Media Group; Synergy targets of SBS in television advertising.
- Cable out-rates networks in prime. // MediaWeek;10/9/95, Vol. 5 Issue 38, p3
Reports that prime time ratings of cable networks in the United States surged higher than television networks in the third quarter of 1995.