Dennis Ermel, General Manager of KTMW says, “When looking for quality, family-friendly programming for our viewers, Retro TV was an obvious choice. Programs such as Mystery Science Theater 3000 and Doctor Who appeal to a lot of people in our community. Retro TV’s classic lineup is sure to be a hit in Salt Lake City.”
Luken’s Vice President of Affiliate Sales – West, Tim Krass, says, “We are proud to partner with Alpha & Omega Communications to bring Retro TV to the viewers of Salt Lake City. Our research demonstrated a high interest in Retro TV’s programming within the market and working with KTMW is a win-win for everyone.“
With an assortment of vintage comedies like The Lucy Show and The Joey Bishop Show and classic dramas including I Spy, Bonanza and One Step Beyond, Retro TV offers The Best in Classic Television. Retro TV’s newest programming acquisitions, Mystery Science Theater 3000 and Doctor Who successfully launched earlier this summer and classic soap opera The Doctors will be added later this year.
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.