SOURCE: MHz Networks

MHz Networks

February 01, 2011 10:12 ET

MHz Worldview Broadcasts Extended Al Jazeera English Live Coverage From Egypt

FALLS CHURCH, VA--(Marketwire - February 1, 2011) - MHz Worldview adds three additional blocks of live Al Jazeera English coverage from Egypt to the existing daily 8 AM and 7 PM ET scheduled newscasts. 

The expanded Al Jazeera English schedule on MHz Worldview includes:

8-8:30 AM ET Al Jazeera English News
8:30-9 AM ET LIVE coverage from Egypt
10-11 AM ET LIVE coverage from Egypt
2-2:30 PM ET LIVE coverage from Egypt
7-7:30 PM ET Al Jazeera English News

Al Jazeera English newscasts on MHz Worldview reach over 35 million households throughout the U.S. via MHz Worldview broadcast and cable affiliates in:

Los Angeles- KCET; San Bernardino, CA- KVCR; Chicago, IL- WYCC; San Francisco, CA- KCSM; Philadelphia, PA- MiND TV (WYBE); Washington, DC- WNVC/MHz Networks; Tacoma-Seattle, WA- KBTC; Cleveland/Akron/Youngstown, OH- WNEO/WEAO; Minneapolis, MN- MPS Cable; Miami, FL- WLRN; Denver, CO- KBDI; Orlando-Daytona Beach-Melbourne, FL- WDSC; Charlotte, NC- WTVI; Nashville, TN- WNPT; Salt Lake City, UT- UEN (statewide); Grand Rapids/ Kalamazoo/Beaver Creek, MI- WGVU; New Orleans, LA- WLAE; Las Vegas, NV- Vegas PBS; Richmond, VA- WCVE; Flint, MI- WDCQ; Charleston, IL- WEIU; Plattsburgh, NY- Mountain Lake PBS (WCFE); Lansing, MI- LCC TV; Moline, IL (Quad Cities)- WQPT; Warrensburg, MO- KMOS; Topeka, KS- KTWU; Rochester-Austin, MN- KSMQ; Charlottesville, VA- WHTJ; St.Paul, MN- St. Paul Neighborhood Network; Stanford, CA- Stanford University Cable.

MHz Worldview also blankets the U.S. satellite footprint on DirecTV. Additional channel information and providers can be found at www.mhznetworks.org/mhzworldview/carriage.

The full-time 24/7 Al Jazeera English channel is also available via MHz Networks 5 in the Washington, DC metro area on: over the air digital broadcast channel 30.5, Comcast 275, Cox 474 and Verizon FiOS 457.

MHz Worldview has broadcast Al Jazeera English programming since 2009.

MHz Networks is an independent, non-commercial television broadcaster delivering international educational and arts programming and providing diverse cultural perspectives for a globally-minded audience.

MHz Worldview, MHz Networks flagship channel, brings programming to globally-minded audiences in the US though affiliates, including cable, satellite and online. Serving the Washington, DC area's 4.9 million residents with ten local broadcast channels, MHz Networks features programs from around the world on-air in more than 20 different languages.

MHz Networks is a 501 (c) (3) non-profit organization with studio facilities in Falls Church, VA and at Washington, DC's Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center.

Contact Information

  • Contact:
    Stephanie Misar
    8101 A Lee Highway
    Falls Church, VA 22042
    703-770-7100
    www.mhznetworks.org

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