Month: June 2017

C Spire Launching The Cowboy Channel July 1st

C Spire Launching The Cowboy Channel July 1st

We’re excited to announce the arrival of The Cowboy Channel to C Spire TV. From the folks behind the ever popular RFD-TV come The Cowboy Channel, a new tv network devoted to preserving the sports, pastimes and culture of the great American West. Look for The Cowboy Channel on channel 485.

About The Cowboy Channel

The Cowboy Channel is dedicated to western sports and western lifestyle programming not found anywhere else. Prime time and weekend viewing on The Cowboy Channel will feature extensive coverage of rodeo, bull riding, and the wide variety of first-class cowboy/cowgirl competitions taking place throughout North America both on a “live” and recorded basis, while the remainder of the schedule will feature western lifestyle and equine programming.

The Cowboy Channel is replacing FamilyNet (ch 702) , also owned by RFD-TV.

 

Esquire & Universal HD Going Dark in July

Esquire & Universal HD Going Dark in July

NBCUniversal has made the unfortunate decision to cease broadcasting Esquire (ch. 606) and the Universal HD (ch. 909) networks effective July 1 and July 15th respectively.

Programming from these networks, such as Esquire’s Friday Night Tykes and Universal HD’s USA network reruns will move to other NBCUniversal channels, including Fusion, Bravo, Oxygen, Syfy, and Chiller.

NBCUniversal has promised a new Olympics focused network to launch later this summer. We’ll provide more info about this channel as soon as it becomes available.