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Old April 22 2013, 03:38 AM   #1
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TV Series on CATV (cable)

Where is the best place to check on when any of the TV Series will starting airing on cable TV?

On the 175 or so CATV channels available from my provider only the BBC channel is airing one of the ST series. I don't get that particular tier of channels. It's been a couple of years or more since I've seen any of them run on the more common channels.

I've search on StarTrek.com and here on this forum.

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Old April 22 2013, 02:33 PM   #2
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Re: TV Series on CATV (cable)

If you have a digital box, you should have a search feature in there where you can type in the series names and hit 'search'.
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Old April 24 2013, 02:25 AM   #3
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What I do is a search on TVGuide dot com every once in a while. But even doing that every two weeks is a pain. I was hoping someone would know of a site that would tell me when some network makes a deal to run one or more of the series.
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Old April 24 2013, 05:21 AM   #4
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Re: TV Series on CATV (cable)

MeTV airs TOS on Saturday nights at 9:00 pm Eastern time (US). Most cable providers are carrying MeTV now.
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Old April 26 2013, 02:03 AM   #5
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I just checked and my cable provider does not carry the MeTV channel. Darn.
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Old April 26 2013, 02:21 AM   #6
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Digital Antennas are pretty cheap and MeTV comes on it. And no monthly bill.
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Old April 26 2013, 06:21 AM   #7
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I paid the tidy sum of $17.00 US at Big Lots for a very good digital antenna. I consider it to be one of my better investments.
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Old April 28 2013, 06:59 AM   #8
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Pondwater wrote: View Post
Digital Antennas are pretty cheap and MeTV comes on it. And no monthly bill.
I live in a rural area so unfortunately I would maybe be able to get PBS, CBS, and ABC stations. Nearest broadcast antenna would be about 40 miles.
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