Forum Communications Receives Rights to Televise State - KXNet.com - Bismarck/Minot/Williston/Dickinson-KXNEWS,ND

Forum Communications Receives Negotiation Rights to Televise State Tournaments

Posted: Updated:
Bismarck, ND -

Next years state tournaments will be seen in HD for the first time.
Forum Communications has been approved to start exclusive negotiations with the North Dakota High School Association to televise state tournaments next year on ABC.

Forum Communications owns WDAY and WDAZ in Fargo and Grand Forks, and also KBMY in Bismarck and Dickinson KMCY in Minot and Williston.


The negotiations with the NDHSAA are over the rights to broadcast football, hockey, and Class A and Class B boys and girls basketball.
The agreement is for five years on ABC with the Forum.
The state tournaments will be broadcast live in high definition for the first time in the tournament history.


Forum Communication's bid of $680,000 was about $6,000 per year higher than the NBC North Dakota's.

Powered by WorldNow
General information or questions:
kxinfo@kxnet.com

News:
Bismarck:
Phone: 701-223-9197
News Fax: 701-223-1985

News:
Minot:
Phone: 701-852-2104
News Fax: 701-838-1050
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 WorldNow and KXNET. All Rights Reserved.
For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.