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Sportsman Channel to launch in Bend June 1

Sportsman Channel to launch in Bend June 1

From archery to big-game hunting to everything pertaining to fishing and firearms, the Sportsman Channel is launching on the sports tier on June 1.

With nearly 200 shows, the Sportsman Channel has a huge variety of entertaining programming brought to life by amazing storytellers. The network features experts who offer instruction, product knowledge and the latest tips and techniques for the millions of people who love the outdoors.

If you are an outdoor enthusiast, viewers will enjoy programs such as Pigman: The Series, Major League Bowhunter, McMillian, North American Whitetail, and In-Fisherman TV.

Check out Sportsman Channel website for a variety of fish and wild game recipes including: Fried Walleye Tacos, Smoky Wild Turkey Club Burger, or Venison Carne Asade

In addition, see firsthand the beautiful outdoors on the photo galleries on the Sportsman Channel website.

BendBroadband will launch the Sportsman Channel on Channel 39 in the Bronze Sports Tier.

TV Everywhere part of TV subscription

TV Everywhere part of TV subscription

We’re more mobile than ever before, and we’re adding fresh content all the time. With TV Everywhere, you can watch even more of your favorite shows, news or sporting events on your internet-connected devices on your own schedule. The best part, TV Everywhere is included at no cost with every TV subscription. Wherever you go… Continue Reading

Connecting families to the internet

Connecting families to the internet

BendBroadband welcomes many opportunities to help those in need. However, providing a low-cost internet option through its Connect2Compete program for low-income families is one we are especially pleased to provide. Connect2Compete provides eligible low-income families in existing community assistance programs with high-speed Internet for $9.95 per month. Through Connect2Compete, BendBroadband requires no deposit, no installation… Continue Reading

Be Alert: reports of phone scams in area

Be Alert: reports of phone scams in area

Last week, we received a call from a customer who reported receiving a call from an 877 number where the caller said they were from BendBroadband. The scammer said her IP address needed to be updated and the scammer requested personal information from the customer.  The phone number the call came from is 877-380-5753. Every year, thousands of people lose… Continue Reading

600Mbps now available in Bend

High speed broadband is in high demand across the nation. Recent investments by local cable and internet provider BendBroadband, now puts Central Oregon with some of the fastest broadband speeds available. The average household in the U.S. now has more than seven devices connected to the internet at any given time, with six percent of… Continue Reading

Train Your Brain program kicks off in Central Oregon

Train Your Brain program kicks off in Central Oregon

Nearly 2,000 elementary students in Central Oregon will be sporting some new helmets designed to keep them safe. BendBroadband is one of several organizations that are part of The Center Foundation’s partnership program called Train Your Brain.  The goal of the two month-long initiative is to educate every third grader in the region about brain injury prevention and… Continue Reading

Phishing scam alert

Phishing scam alert

Customer alert: a number of phishing attempts have recently been reported. These emails ask you to update your payment information including entering your credit card or e-check account info. These emails are NOT from BendBroadband and should be deleted immediately. Do not reply with information or click on any provided links. As a reminder, BendBroadband… Continue Reading

Tower Theatre’s LessonPLAN inspires students

Tower Theatre’s LessonPLAN inspires students

Theater is more than entertainment for young people, it’s also a component of their development. The number of theaters catering to youth across America is increasing, and the professional quality of many companies has shown that more and more theater groups are reaching out to young audiences. This is one of the many reasons, BendBroadband is a… Continue Reading

Mariners baseball kicks into gear

Projected to go 82-80 in the American League West, the Seattle Mariners are talented enough to compete for a wild card spot this year. Pitching will be key to how the season goes for the Mariners, who went 78-84 last season and tied for third in the AL West. Seattle used a major-league record 40 pitchers last… Continue Reading

REELZ Channel is back on April 18

You asked for it, so we’re bringing it back. BendBroadband will launch the REELZ Channel on April 18, 2018. REELZ will be in the Preferred Tier on Channel 100. REELZ is an entertainment network that features films, series and documentaries about celebrities. Programming includes the critically acclaimed and award-winning The Kennedys, Autopsy: The Last Hours… Continue Reading