DIRECTV, Inc., the nation’s No. 1 satellite television service, is offering local HD programming to customers in the Minot-Bismarck-Dickinson, N.D., designated market area. The following broadcast networks will be available: KBMY/ABC, KXMB/CBS and KFYR/NBC in HD; and KBME/PBS in standard-definition. DIRECTV now offers local HD broadcast channels in 138 markets, representing more than 92 percent of U.S. TV households.
To receive DIRECTV's local HD programming, customers must have an H20, H21 or H23 HD receiver, or an HR20, HR21 or HR23 DIRECTV Plus® HD DVR and a Ka/Ku band dish. For information on how to get DIRECTV HD consumers can visit directv.com. Eligibility for local channels is based on service address within certain designated market areas as defined by Nielsen Media Research, Inc. Visit directv.com for more information.
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