Tribune Broadcasting comes to agreement with Dish


CHICAGO and ENGLEWOOD, Colo. — Dish subscribers will now have WREG back on their TVs.

Tribune Broadcasting and Dish Network came to a long-term, comprehensive agreement, the companies announced Saturday.

With the agreement, Dish will again carry Tribune’s 42 local television stations, which span 33 markets, as well as Tribune’s cable network, WGN America.

“We want to thank our viewers and customers for their patience and support as we worked through this lengthy process. We’re pleased to move forward and again be able to provide the content of Tribune’s local stations and WGN America for years to come,” the two companies said in a joint statement.

The companies did not disclose the terms of the agreement.