In a statement shared with viewers via their social media platforms on the eve of Thanksgiving, WTHR warned of the threat of a power outage as negotiations between the two sides did not result in a new deal. August 29, 2019 – Nexstar Media Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: NXST) (“Nexstar”) and AT&T (NYSE: T) have entered into a new multi-year retransmission agreement to provide customers with AT&T video-sharing platforms in 97 U.S. markets from Nexstar-owned network and local broadcast stations. Previously, Hearst had removed its channels Friday from the At&T-Propre DirecTV, according to the report. Hearst had already granted four temporary extensions to its previous broadcast agreement and negotiations on the new agreement were apparently at an impasse. Both sides were able to speak until 1 December 7. S.m no deal The communications company and the channel failed to reach a new deal on Tuesday, resulting in the loss of more than 60 channels on DirecTV, AT&T U-verse and streaming service AT&T TV. “It`s really directv and AT&T-Verses U to decide.

We are determined to reach a fair agreement,” WTHR said in a statement.