NET’s New Falls City Transmitter Work Underway

News Release Date: 
January 9, 2018

For Immediate Release

NET’s New Falls City Transmitter Work Underway

LINCOLN, Neb. (Jan. 9, 2018) – For those who watch NET over-the-air in the Falls City area, installation of a new transmitter is planned for today, Tuesday, Jan. 9.

During installation of the transmitter, there will be a television broadcast outage. Removal of the old and installation of the new transmitter should be completed by evening. Once the work is finished, viewers will be able watch NET over-the-air again. This will not affect cable or satellite subscribers or radio.

For the most up-to-date information, call the NET Help Desk at 800-698-3426 or email customerservice@netNebraska.org for assistance.

For those unable to receive NET television during this installation period, go to netNebraska.org and select Live and On Demand from the top right corner of the home page. The free NET Nebraska App can also be downloaded on mobile devices for live and on-demand viewing.

In addition, some current episodes of NET and PBS programs can be viewed online at video.netNebraska.org. NET PBS KIDS can be live streamed at pbskids.org/video or via the PBS KIDS mobile app.

The Falls City coverage area includes the following counties: Nemaha, Richardson, Pawnee and Johnson.

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CONTACT: Sandi Karstens, 402-470-6578, skarstens@netNebraska.org

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