The H2 Channel (channel 130) changed to the new VICELAND channel on Monday. According to creative director Spike Jonez, this new channel from Vice Media & A&E “Focuses on trying to understand the world we live in by producing pieces about things we’re curious about, or confused about, or that we think are funny. And…
Due to the weather conditions today, Tuesday February 2nd, our business office will be closed at Noon.
Our negotiating partner and AMC Netowrks have come to an agreement so for now the AMC channels will remain on our system. We do not know the details of the agreement yet so there is still a possibility, although unlikely, we may have to remove the channels. Thank you for your patience during this…
In a previous post we informed you of ongoing negotiations with AMC Networks, these negotiations are not moving forward as AMC continues to insist on; (1) An unreasonable rate increase; (2) Force carriage of additional Channels; (3) An exceeding long term for a renewal contract. Accordingly it is important to know that the current AMC…
Our Business office will be closed the following hours through the Holiday season.
- Thursday December 24th, Christmas Eve – Closing at 2:00 p.m.;
- Friday December 25th, Christmas Day – Closed all day;
- Friday January 1st, New years Day – Closed all day.
Happy Holidays from Butler-Bremer Communications.
There has been little, if any, positive progress in the negations with AMC Networks, it’s looking more and more likely that AMC and WeTV will go dark on our systems on January 1, 2016. Please check back periodically for updates related to these negotiations.
The business office will be closed Thursday November 26th and Friday November 27th for the Thanksgiving Holiday.
Please have a happy and safe Thanksgiving Holiday form the staff at Butler-Bremer Communications.
Our current contract with AMC Networks (AMC and WE tv) is up for renewal as of December 31, 2015. Our goal is to assure you that Butler-Bremer Communications is doing everything possible to negotiate a fair deal as well as keep the programming costs that affect your monthly bill, as low as possible. We want to be…
Exciting UNI, Iowa and Iowa State NCAA Basketball is here and we’ve got the games. Friday, November 14, 4:00 pm; Colorado vs. Iowa State; ESPN2 (Analog Channel 16; Digital SD Channel 151; Digital HD Channel 231). Saturday, November 14, 11:00 am; Colorado State vs. UNI; KCRG-DT2 (Digital Channel 53). Sunday, November 14, 4:00 pm; Coppin…
Great news college football fans, watch Iowa and Iowa State Saturday.
Iowa State vs. Oklahoma State – 2:30 p.m. – ESPN (Analog Channel 3; Digital SD Channel 150; Digital HD Channel 230)
Iowa vs. Minnesota – 7:00 p.m. – BTN (Analog Channel 45; Digital SD Channel 153; Digital HD Channel 233)
Go Hawks and Cyclones!