Monthly Archives: September 2018

Enjoy a free preview month of Sportsman Channel in October

Enjoy a free preview month of Sportsman Channel in October

If you love hunting, fishing, and outdoor adventure, you’re in luck. During the entire month of October, BendBroadband customers can enjoy a free preview of the Sportsman Channel. With nearly 200 shows to choose from, the Sportsman Channel has the perfect show for every outdoorsman.

Here are some examples of what the Sportsman Channel has to offer:

Archer’s Choice with Ralph & Vicki
Archer’s Choice with Ralph and Vicki is the Sportsman Channel’s number one bow hunting show. In 1993, the show’s hosts, Ralph and Vicki Cianciarulo, became the first couple in America to produce a hunting show together. Over the years, their hunting adventures have taken them to five continents, 11 countries, 10 Canadian provinces, and 27 states.

Avian-X TV
Avian-X TV is the Sportsman Channel’s go-to show for all things waterfowl and turkey hunting. Host Matt Morrett travels across the United States and Canada to bring viewers the best bird hunts, calling tactics, and strategies to help hunters improve their skills in the woods and on the water.

Big Deer TV
On Big Deer TV, seasoned hunter Mike Hanback travels across North America in pursuit of the perfect trophy bucks, providing hunting tips and tricks along the way. The show focuses primarily on whitetail deer, but there are a few mule deer hunts each season as well. Big Deer TV features fair-chase hunts that are bound to get your heart pounding from excitement.

Bill Dance Outdoors
Bill Dance Outdoors, hosted by noted fisherman Bill Dance, is the most popular fishing show in the United States. The show focuses on different aspects of recreational fishing techniques, like how to fish and what bait to use.

Handguns & Defensive Weapons
Handguns & Defensive Weapons is one of the most popular shooting shows on the Sportsman Channel. The show primarily talks about guns, ammunition, and accessories that are used for personal protection. It also includes defensive tactics, product reviews, shooting advice, and more.

If you get hooked on the Sportsman Channel during this free preview, don’t worry. You can call 1-541-803-8090  to add the Bronze Sports Tier to your BendBroadband subscription so you can keep watching your favorite hunting and fishing shows.

Here’s the channels you can watch the Sportsman Channel on:

Bend: Channel 39
Crooked River Ranch – Channel 303
La Pine – Channel 303
Madras – Channel 303
Prineville – Channel 303

FTC alert: Social Security numbers can’t be suspended

FTC alert: Social Security numbers can’t be suspended

The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) is warning of a new variation on government imposter scam—this time claiming your Social Security Number has been suspended. A caller claims to be protecting you from a scam, all the while actually trying to lure you into one. The scam A professional-sounding caller informs you that your Social Security… Continue Reading

Get to know Spoken Moto

Get to know Spoken Moto

When we set out to create Go Faster, our new High-Speed Internet commercial, we knew we wanted to feature not only the beautiful scenery around Central Oregon, but also a local business. Given the spot’s motorcycle theme, we reached out to the cool crew at Spoken Moto, Bend’s destination location for high-octane espresso, local taps,… Continue Reading

Spoken Moto featured in new BendBroadband ad

Spoken Moto featured in new BendBroadband ad

Heads up, Central Oregon: Our new commercial is on the air, and it features lots of speed and an eyeful of beautiful local scenery. It’s called Go Faster, and it’s the latest in a long-running series of BendBroadband commercials that highlight our ultra-fast Internet service. This time, the 30-second spot follows a motorcycle enthusiast throughout… Continue Reading

Central Oregon is hiring

Central Oregon is hiring

The Economic Development for Central Oregon is sharing two videos highlighting several growing industries throughout Central Oregon. With historically low unemployment rates and many employers hiring for multiple positions, EDCO, East Cascades Works, and multiple other community partners, decided to address the immediate needs of the business community. Please watch, use, and share these videos: Central… Continue Reading

6 back-to-school lunch ideas

6 back-to-school lunch ideas

School is officially back in session, which means it’s time to start packing lunchboxes again. The reliable peanut butter and jelly or ham and cheese sandwich might do the trick for the first few weeks of school, but it gets boring as the school year goes on. Coming up with fun lunch ideas that are… Continue Reading

Summer blockbusters hit Movies on Demand

Summer blockbusters hit Movies on Demand

You want blockbusters and highly rated movies? You’ll find them on Movies on Demand. This month start with the scary Hereditary, then fall for the love story/drama Adrift, and enjoy fun blockbusters like Ocean’s 8, Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom, plus the latest Star Wars prequel. We also have some lesser-known but critic-favorite films worth checking out.… Continue Reading