New Park Sierra TV Service vs. Northland Service

updated 4/21/17


ch.

gained/lost

station

net or owner

remarks

 

gained

Cinemax – 5StarMAX

Time Warner

classic movies

 

gained

AMC

AMC

movies

 

gained

BBC America

BBC and AMC

British TV and news. Funded by advertising, not by the UK.

 

gained

Bravo

NBC Universal

reality TV for Women ages 25-54 and the LGBT community

 

gained

Cinemax (West)

Time Warner

movies

 

gained

CMT

Viacom

Country Music TV

 

gained

Cooking

Scripps

instructional and chef-oriented cooking

 

gained

C-SPAN2

C-SPAN

US government and public affairs

 

gained

Daystar

Word of God Fellowship

Evangelical Christian

 

gained

Disney

Disney

TV series and movies for children

 

gained

FBN (FOX Business News)

21st Century Fox

business & financial news

 

gained

Hallmark movies & mysteries

Crown

spinoff from Hallmark Channel

 

gained

HBO (West)

Time Warner

movies, sports events

 

gained

HBO Family

Time Warner

children’s’ and family movies

 

gained

HBO Signature

Time Warner

“high quality” films, original series, specials

 

gained

HBO2 (West)

Time Warner

movies (including R-rated), sports events

 

gained

HSN

HSN

Home Shopping

 

gained

IFC

AMC

Independent Film Channel, original and acquired series, “always on, slightly off”

 

gained

MSNBC

NBC Universal

news & political commentary

 

gained

NBC Sports

NBC Universal

sports

 

gained

NFL

NFL

National Football League,

 

gained

Oprah

Oprah Winfrey Network

series marathons, talk shows, other stuff

 

gained

Spike

Viacom

movies and programs for male adults

 

gained

Syfy

NBC Universal

sci-fi, fantasy, horror, supernatural, paranormal, drama, reality TV

 

gained

TV land

Viacom

recent, classic, and original series

 

gained

Velocity

Discovery

cars, sports, leisure, for men 18-54

 

gained

WE tv

AMC

programming for (mostly) women, similar to VH1 and Bravo

2

retained

Channel Guide

Tribune

This is probably Screener (formerly Zap2It). Don’t know how this will change with the new system. Possibly this or this.

3

retained

KFSN

ABC

Fresno news

4

retained

KSEE

NBC

Fresno

5

retained

local

Park Sierra

Park Sierra Events

6

retained

KMPH

FOX

Fresno news

7

retained

KGPE

CBS

Fresno

8

retained

KVPT

PBS

Fresno

9

retained

KGMC

MeTV

Fresno old movies

10

retained

KFRE

CW

Fresno news

11

lost

KNXT

Diocese of Fresno

Fresno Catholic

12

retained

KAIL

COZI

Fresno

13

lost

KAIL

MNT

Fresno

16

lost

WGN

Tribune

Chicago

17

retained

FOX News

FOX

News

18

retained

Weather

Blackstone Group, Bain Capital, NBC Universal

weather, weather-related programs, lots of ads

19

retained

(Disney)

Park Sierra

Park Sierra Videos

20

retained

Nat Geo

21st Century Fox & Nat. Geo.

documentaries

21

retained

TNT

Turner

drama, sports

22

retained

ESPN2

ESPN

sports

23

retained

ESPN

ESPN

sports

24

retained

Discovery

Discovery

documentary, reality TV

25

retained

USA

USA

reruns

26

retained

TBS

Turner

comedy, sports

27

retained

TLC

TLC

reality TV

28

retained

A&E

A&E

documentaries, drama, reality TV

29

retained

CNN

Turner

news

30

retained

Travel

Scripps

travel

31

lost

GAC

Scripps

country music

32

retained

History

Hearst, Disney-ABC

mostly reality TV

33

retained

FS1

Fox Sports 1

sports

34

retained

Lifetime

Lifetime

for women

35

retained

TCM

Turner

movies, esp. old movies

36

retained

CNBC

NBC Universal

financial

37

retained

Food Network

Food Network

food

38

retained

HGTV

Scripps

a.k.a. Home & Garden TV

39

retained

Hallmark

Crown Media

family movies

40

lost

ESPNU

ESPN

College sports

42

retained

Cartoon Network

Turner

animation for children

43

lost

Freeform

Disney-ABC

teen and young adult

44

retained

E!

NBC Universal

entertainment-related, reality TV, feature films

45

retained

Headline News

Turner

headline news

46

retained

Golf

NBC Sports

golf

47

retained

Animal Planet

Discovery

educational, reality TV

49

retained

Comedy Central

Viacom

schedule

52

retained

FX

21st Century Fox

movies

54

retained

music

DMX (?)

54-55 to 54-95 Music

55

lost

FXX

21st Century Fox

movies

57

lost

QVC

QVC

shopping

61

retained

C-SPAN

C-SPAN

US government and public affairs

95

lost

KNSO

Telemundo

Fresno Spanish