Media General Inc.said March 31 that it grantedanother short-term extension of its carriage deal with DISH Network Corp.
While Media General did not disclose the length of the extension,it said it continues to "work hard to reach a new agreement."
Meanwhile, CoxEnterprises Inc.'s CoxMedia Group Inc. said March 31 that it reached a new deal with DISH,pursuant to which DISH will continue to carry CBS (US) affiliate WHIO-TV. The companies did not discloseterms of the deal.
DISH is also in the midst of other high-profile negotiations,including dispute of and is inlong talks with Viacom Inc.