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Chattanooga, Tenn. (March 6, 2018) – Retro TV, Luken Communication’s classic TV network, has returned to the Chicago market (DMA 3) with new affiliate partner WPVN.  The station, owned and operated by Polvision, launched Retro TV in January. Chicago area viewers can now find Retro TV over-the-air on channel 24.1.

Kent Gustafson, WPVN’s General Manager, said, “We’re thrilled to once again partner with Luken Communications to bring Retro TV back to Chicago viewers.  With a one-of-a-kind mix of classic science fiction, dramas, documentaries and soap operas, there’s nothing else quite like Retro TV.”

Joel Wertman, President of Luken Communications, said, “Chicago has always been a great market for Retro TV. Our team couldn’t be happier to work with Polvision in returning the original classic TV diginet to the Chicago audience. “

With an assortment of vintage comedies like The Lucy Show, The Beverly Hillbillies and The Joey Bishop Show as well as classic dramas including Doctor Who, The Doctors and Route 66, Retro TV offers The Best in Classic Television.

About Luken Communications:

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, Rev’n, The Heartland Network, The Family Channel and The Action Channel.  Luken Communications’ flagship Retro TV was one of the first digital broadcast networks launched in 2005.