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KCET Launches On-Air Campaign "FIND KCET" to Educate
Viewers on New Channel Positions
Burbank, Calif. - Nov. 24, 2014 - With the recent channel repositioning by Southern California's top cable providers, KCET, the nation's largest independent public television station, announced it has launched FIND KCET, a three-month, informational television campaign to help educate viewers on how to locate KCET on their respective cable providers.
As part of KCET's ongoing 50th anniversary celebration, the 30-second spot will air on several cable networks including Comedy Central, Food Network, Fox News Channel and the Discovery Channel, and showcase KCET's wide array of quality programming, such as: DOC MARTIN, ARTBOUND, HUELL HOWSER'S CALIFORNIA'S GOLD, INSPECTOR GEORGE GENTLY, BORDER BLASTER, SOCAL CONNECTED, as well as its international news line-up.
Viewers can also utilize KCET's online channel locator at www.kcet.org/findkcet to find the station in their area. In addition, KCET-HD can also be found on the following cable, satellite and telco providers(channels represent most zip codes):
- Charter Communications: 192
- Cox Communications: 1006
- Time Warner Cable: 1233
- DirecTV & DISH Network: 28
- AT&T U-verse: 1028
- Verizon Fios: 528
To watch the FIND KCET spot online, please visit: http://www.kcet.org/shows/tvtalk/tv-news/find-your-kcet-channel.html
On-air, online and in the community, KCET plays a vital role in the cultural and educational enrichment of Southern and Central California. KCET offers a wide range of award-winning local programming as well as the finest public television programs from around the world. Throughout its 50-year history, KCET has won hundreds of major awards for its local and regional news and public affairs programming, its national drama and documentary productions, its quality educational family and children's programs, its outreach and community services and its website, kcet.org. KCET is a donor-supported community institution. For additional information about KCET productions, web-exclusive content, programming schedules and community events, please visit kcet.org. KCET is a service of the KCETLink Media Group.