Mediacom, Sinclair Reach Agreement

By Dave Franzman, Reporter


By Becky Ogann

CEDAR RAPIDS - A deal signed Friday evening will restore Sinclair Broadcast stations to Mediacom.

KGAN TV in Cedar Rapids and KDSM in Des Moines disappeared from the cable lineup after a financial dispute.

No details were release about the deal, but Mediacom technicians expect to have the stations back on within an hour.

The deal will also put KGAN's high-definition TV signal on cable in time for the Super Bowl broadcast.

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