Hearst TV service continuing in New England
New England viewers of Hearst television stations will continue to see their programs after the media company announced it has reached a retransmission consent agreement with Time Warner Cable.
The regional stations and markets affected by the agreement are WCVB, Boston-Manchester, N.H.; WMTW, Portland, Maine; WMUR, Boston-Manchester, N.H.; and WPTZ, Burlington, Vt.-Plattsburgh, N.Y.
The agreement was announced Friday.
Hearst Television, a subsidiary of Hearst Corp., owns and operates 29 local television stations and two local radio stations, serving 30 U.S. cities and reaching about 18 percent of U.S. television households.