The group owner’s stations are back on the satellite service after being gone since Sept. 1.
On Sunday morning, Raycom Media announced an agreement in principle with DirecTV. DirecTV viewers have been without Raycom Media stations since Sept. 1.
Raycom Media said in a statement that it had “promised to work around the clock and we have a deal in principle to get NFL football, local news and weather plus network and local programming back on DirecTV. Raycom Media will be working over the next few days to finalize the full agreement. We promise to keep you informed every step of the way.”
Raycom Media President-CEO, Paul McTear stated: “We appreciate our viewer’s patience. We apologize for the inconvenience and thank them for their loyalty to their local stations throughout this process. We are very pleased to be, once again, serving them on the DirecTV system and will keep them informed as we work to finalize this agreement.”