DirecTV adds another local HD market


DirecTV satellite subscribers in Odessa-Midland, TX will now be able to watch local-to-local signals in HD. That brings the satellite TV provider’s HD market count to 126.

Only two of the market’s stations are currently up on the bird in HD: KPEJ-TV (Fox) and KPBT-TV (PBS).

DirecTV says it now offers standard-def local-to-local in 152 markets, including 126 that have HD local channels.