Chattanooga, Tenn., (June 30, 2014) – Luken Communications is pleased to announce a multi-network affiliation agreement with WLFG, serving the Tri-Cities, TN-VA market (DMA 97). WLFG, owned and operated by Living Faith Ministries, Inc., will begin broadcasting Luken’s Retro TV, The Family Channel and PBJ networks on July 1, 2014.
Dee Harlin, Vice President of Affiliate Sales – East at Luken Communications, says, “We couldn’t be happier to add WLFG to the Luken family of affiliates. We know that all three networks will be a hit with their audience. Our entire team is delighted to bring Retro TV back to our loyal viewers in the Tri-Cities market, especially in time for the much-anticipated launches ofMystery Science Theater 3000 and Doctor Who.”
“I’m glad to bring proven and valuable programs to the Tri-Cities’ viewers through WLFG-TV in association with Luken,” said Michael Smith, President and CEO of Living Faith Ministries. Smith adds, “Quality product, in whatever form, never gets old. Rather, it becomes more appreciated and desired. This is my goal for the Tri-Cities – enhanced quality of lives through greater television programs. This is why I have chosen Luken.”
As of July 1, Tri-Cities viewers will be able to find Retro TV, PBJ and The Family Channel over-the-air on channels 68.2, 68.3 and 68.4, respectively. For more information on these and other Luken networks, please visit www.luken.tv.
Luken Communications offers diverse, family friendly programming with its collection of networks reaching approximately 80 percent of all U.S. households via a blend of over-the-air, cable and satellite television. The current network offerings include Retro TV, The Heartland Network, The Family Channel, TUFF TV, PBJ and Frost Great Outdoors (FGO). Luken Communications’ flagship Retro TV was one of the first digital broadcast networks launched in 2005.