The Roku Channel Gets Three NBCU Local Offerings


Three more NBC local news channels are now available on The Roku Channel.

The channels include NBC Bay Area News, NBC Boston News and NBC San Diego News.

NBCUniversal Local launched its first NBC local news channels on The Roku Channel in June.

Meanwhile, the digital multicast network targeting younger adults, LX News, is now also accessible on The Roku Channel.

“We’re thrilled to further expand our NBCUniversal Local news channels lineup to provide streamers across the country with access to valuable local news coverage through The Roku Channel,” said Ashley Hovey, Head of The Roku Channel AVOD. “Since launching our local news category earlier this summer, we have seen users come to The Roku Channel to engage with this programming category in a meaningful way. We’re proud to offer a convenient way for millions of streamers to stay informed on important local topics and current events.”

NBCUniversal Local’s News Channels Currently Available on The Roku Channel include:

· LX News

· NBC New York News

· NBC Los Angeles News

· NBC Chicago News

· NBC Philadelphia News

· NBC Dallas/Fort Worth News

· NBC Bay Area News

· NBC Washington, D.C. News

· NBC Boston News

· NBC South Florida News

· NBC San Diego News

· NBC Connecticut News

The Roku Channel is a free, ad-supported linear TV (FAST) Channel service.