News Releases

September 26, 2015

DISH Network L.L.C., a wholly-owned subsidiary of DISH Network Corporation (NASDAQ:DISH), issued the following statement in reaction to TEGNA Inc.’s threat to block DISH customers’ access to 51 local channels in 39 markets nationwide.

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September 25, 2015

ENGLEWOOD, Colo., Sept. 25, 2015 – For the fourth year running, DISH ranked highest in overall customer satisfaction in the West region as rated by consumers participating in the J.D. Power U.S. Residential Television Service Provider Satisfaction StudySM.

“Customer service is about trust, and we work to earn the trust of consumers every day,” said Erik Carlson, DISH executive vice president of operations. “As a national provider, we strive to continually improve the customer experience

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September 25, 2015

DishLATINO has been recognized as the “Top Marketer to Hispanic Audiences” at the Portada Hispanic Advertising and Media Awards, which took place on September 17 in New York City.

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September 22, 2015

DISH Network L.L.C. is helping customers nationwide take control of their day with the launch of “My Tech,” its new online appointment tool available on mydish.com. Customers receive personalized information about their service appointment including the picture, name and even the location of a DISH technician on the way to their home.

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September 10, 2015

DISH has partnered with Common Sense Media, the nation’s leading nonprofit organization dedicated to helping kids and families thrive in a world of media and technology. The integration of Common Sense Media to the DISH Anywhere platform will provide households with age-appropriate ratings and reviews, as well as content ratings that evaluate on a 05 scale the degree to which certain topics, including violence, positive role models, sex, and

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August 26, 2015

DISH Network L.L.C. and Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. have reached an agreement in principle that will form the basis of a long-term retransmission consent agreement for carriage of Sinclair’s local channels in 79 markets nationwide. Restoration of Sinclair signals to DISH’s system is underway.

“We are grateful for the FCC’s work on behalf of consumers to actively broker a productive path forward,” said Jeff Blum, DISH senior vice

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August 26, 2015

DISH Network L.L.C. renewed a formal complaint with the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) accusing Sinclair Broadcasting of failing to negotiate in good faith as called for by Congress. DISH accuses Sinclair of orchestrating the largest blackout in U.S. television history as a means to force DISH to carry a cable channel Sinclair hopes to acquire, but does not even own today.

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August 25, 2015

Despite reaching an agreement on rates and all other terms for the carriage of the Sinclair local stations, DISH said that this afternoon Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc.

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August 18, 2015

DISH has completed the integration of its Hopper® DVR with control modules from leading home automation system providers, AMX by HARMAN, Crestron, Pro Control and RTI. This development allows dealers to speed the installation process by leveraging auto-discovery tools that quickly identify the presence of Hopper and Joey receivers within a customer’s home network. In addition to improved productivity, dealers can now design and configure a superior customer experience by easily adding IP

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August 16, 2015

ENGLEWOOD, Colo., Aug. 16, 2015 – DISH Network L.L.C. and Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. have agreed to a short term contract extension as they continue to negotiate a new retransmission agreement. The current agreement was set to expire at 9:59 p.m. MDT last night.

The extension preserves DISH customer access to 153 local channels in 79 markets nationwide.

DISH is asking the Federal Communications Commission to stay action on DISH’s Verified Retransmission Complaint and Request for

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