The Country Network adds 12 more markets


The Country Network (TCN), which recently launched on digital multicast channels of 10 Sinclair Broadcast Group stations, has now added a dozen more. Once again, all are Sinclair stations.

The new markets are:

Market                      Call Letters        Channel
Asheville-Greenville   WMYA                  40.3
Las Vegas                 KVCW                  33.3
Norfolk                       WTVZ                  33.3
Oklahoma City           KOKH                   25.2
Buffalo                       WUTV                  29.2
Mobile-Pensacola       WFGX                  35.3
Charleston-Huntington WVAH              11.2
Cape Girardeau          WDKA                49.3
Syracuse                     WSYT                 68.2
Madison                     WMSN                 47.3
Charleston                 WMMP                36.3
Tallahassee               WTWC                40.3

Pursuant to Sinclair Broadcast Group’s retransmission agreements, TCN expects to have these channels carried by the majority of the cable systems in the respective DMAs within 90 days.

“We are delighted to welcome these additional markets to the TCN fold,” said Warren Hansen, founder and CEO of TCN.  “It is gratifying to have been able to add stations as quickly as we have, and a great credit to the engineering teams at both TCN and Sinclair.”

CobbCorp, Cobb, LeClair & Graves Partners (CLG), and Clocktower Partners are advising TCN.