KECI Missoula, Mont., GM Richard Reingold: “Since late Saturday, Dec. 7, KECI-TV NBC Montana has been missing from Dish Network’s satellite TV service. Dish customers are angry and want to know what happened. I welcome this opportunity to explain.”
Dish Network and Bonten Media Group are negotiating a new carriage contract, with the existing agreement set to expire Saturday. NBC Montana channels, including KECI Missoula, have been warning viewers about a possible disruption in service.