FALLS CHURCH, VA--(Marketwired - Mar 21, 2014) - Known for presenting the largest collection of international news direct from the source, MHz Networks debuts an English-language newscast from Ukraine this evening.
Ukraine News in English launches exclusively on MHz tonight, March 21st at 11:30 PM ET on MHz Networks 1 in the Washington, DC area.
The program debuts nationally on MHz Worldview at 5 AM ET March 22.
Ukraine News is a daily digest of domestic and foreign news, distributed by National Television Company of Ukraine.
The current air schedule is Monday-Saturday at 11:30 PM ET on MHz Networks 1, and Tuesday-Sunday at 5 AM ET on MHz Worldview.
MHz Networks Founder and CEO, Frederick Thomas says, "We couldn't be more proud to add Ukraine to our lineup of country newscasts. 'From the source' is really the only way to understand where the world is now."
National Television Company of Ukraine launched a Ukrainian language news program on MHz 1 in the D.C. area in the fall of 2013. The launch of the English newscast grows the partnership to national representation.
The partnership between MHz Networks and National Telecompany of Ukraine was initiated and facilitated by the Embassy of Ukraine in the U.S.
In D.C., viewers can watch Ukraine News in English on digital broadcast channel 30.1, Comcast 271, Cox 470, Verizon FiOS 451, RCN 30, Dish Network 8077, DirecTV 2183.
Ukraine News in English is available on MHz Worldview in over half the top-20 U.S. television markets -- more than 40 million households -- through broadcast/cable affiliates in: New York City, NY- WNYJ (WFME); Los Angeles, CA- KLCS; Philadelphia, PA- MiNDTV; Chicago, IL- WYCC; San Francisco, CA- KCSM; Washington, DC- WNVC/MHz Networks; Tacoma-Seattle, WA- KBTC; Cleveland/Akron/Youngstown, OH- WNEO/WEAO; Minneapolis, MN- MPS Cable; Denver, CO- KBDI; Orlando-Daytona Beach- Melbourne, FL- WDSC; Charlotte, NC- WTVI; Nashville, TN- WNPT; Salt Lake City, UT- UEN (statewide); Grand Rapids/ Kalamazoo/Battle Creek, MI- WGVU; Spokane/Yakima, WA- KWSU; 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; Athens, OH- WOUB; Charlottesville, VA- WHTJ; St. Paul, MN- St. Paul Neighborhood Network; Stanford, CA- Stanford University Cable, as well as nationally via DirecTV.
MHz Worldview is also available on iOS and Android phone and tablet apps, AudioNow, Roku digital video players, Google TV, and live at www.mhznetworks.org/mhz-worldview/live.
About MHz Networks
MHz Networks is a global media company which specializes in presenting top-quality international television programming to American audiences.