FALLS CHURCH, VA -- (Marketwire) -- 03/11/11 -- In light of the recent earthquake and tsunami in Japan, MHz Worldview adds two additional blocks of live NHK World TV coverage from Japan to the existing daily 8:30 PM ET scheduled newscast and four NHK programming blocks.
The expanded NHK World TV schedule on MHz Worldview includes:
3-3:30 AM ET NHK Programming 6-6:30 AM ET NHK Programming 9 AM-Noon ET NHK World TV Live News 4-5:00 PM ET NHK Programming 8-11 PM ET NHK World TV Live News
NHK World TV newscasts on MHz Worldview reach over 40 million households throughout the U.S. via MHz Worldview broadcast and cable affiliates in:
Los Angeles- KCET; San Bernardino, CA- KVCR; Chicago, IL- WYCC; Philadelphia, PA- MiND TV (WYBE); 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/Battle 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 NHK World TV channel is also available via MHz Networks 2 in the Washington, DC metro area on: over the air digital broadcast channel 30.2, Comcast 272, Cox 471, RCN 31 and Verizon FiOS 456.
MHz Worldview has broadcast NHK World TV programming since 2007.
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.
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