DISH Network Reaches Agreement With LIN Media
LIN Media Restores Local TV Channels in 17 Markets

DISH Network L.L.C. issued the following statement today:

"DISH Network is pleased to have reached a deal with LIN Media that restored local TV channels to customers in 17 markets. We sincerely appreciate the patience our customers have shown during this time. We will continue to work hard to offer more choices and the lowest everyday prices in the industry."

Further terms of the agreement were not disclosed.

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