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BendBroadbandTV customers: Free previews coming this month and next

Attention BendBroadband TV customers, BendBroadband is partnering with several channels over the next six weeks to offer free trials of the following channels:

For those who love the outdoors, check out the Outdoor and Sportsman Channels which are BOTH free during the month of September.

With nearly 200 shows to choose from, the Sportsman Channel showcases outdoor adventure at its best and illustrates it through unique and authentic storytelling. Enjoy this action-packed channel.

The Outdoor Channel is dedicated to the outdoor lifestyle and conservation. The channel offers a wide range of great shows from hunting, fishing, shooting, and adventure entertainment that you don’t want to miss.

Check your channel location guide for where you can find these channels. If you would like to add the Sports package to your BendBroadband subscription, call 1-541-382-5551, so you can keep watching your favorite outdoors shows.

BendBroadband is also pleased to offer our customers a month-long free preview of the NFL Network kicking off Sept. 12 and running through Oct. 12, 2021.  Don’t miss out. 

Watch HBO® and Cinemax® FREE for four days and see what you’ve been missing. Starting Thursday, Sept. 23 through Monday, Sept. 27 at 6 a.m. BendBroadband customers can enjoy addictive series, blockbuster movies, family favorites, documentaries and more on HBO and Cinemax.

Catch every touchdown from every game on Sunday, Sept. 26 during a FREE preview of NFL RedZone.

Finally, the Hallmark Channels are free during the entire month of October. So, grab your popcorn, and enjoy.


On-Screen TV Guide Upgrade

On-Screen TV Guide Upgrade

Great news: BendBroadband is upgrading customers’ TV viewing experience! Starting the week of Aug. 23, customers will see a new look and feel for their on-screen guide. Note that no functionality, programming, or settings are affected. In addition, all past and future recordings will remain. For more information, check out the Quick Start Guide. Continue Reading

Law&Crime now available on TDS TV+

BendBroadband is now offering Law&Crime, the leading legal and true crime network, on TDS and TDS TV+. Along with a daily slate of original true crime programming, Law&Crime features multiple live trials daily along with expert legal analysis and commentary. The network’s expanding roster of original programs includes the weekly series Captales with Sgt. Sean… Continue Reading

BendBroadband launches new channel on TDS TV+ — Ride TV

Hold your horses — anything and everything horse related is on BendBroadband’s newest channel, Ride TV. The 24-hour Ride TV network is the first and only television network dedicated to showcasing equestrian sports, culture, and lifestyle.  Shows include Mini Horses, Cowgirls, Country Corner, Swamp Donkey, Ranch Real Estate, and Jump Girls, and new Cowboy movies… Continue Reading

It’s going to be FIN-tastic; SHARK WEEK is here!

The world’s most respected marine biologists will bring you the latest information on the greatest underwater creatures we know – sharks. Your favorite celebrities including Robert Irwin, William Shatner, Tiffany Haddish, Brad Paisley, the cast of Jackass, and many more will take you along on their underwater shark infested adventures starting this Sunday and running… Continue Reading

Center Foundation launches campaign for Caldera

Center Foundation launches campaign for Caldera

The Center Foundation, Central Oregon’s only nonprofit dedicated to providing sports medicine services to high school students, is working to expand its program to Bend’s newest high school. The Foundation has launched the Campaign for Caldera fundraising campaign to support the addition of a full-time athletic trainer for Caldera High School, scheduled to open in the fall… Continue Reading

5 great hikes to waterfalls in Central Oregon

5 great hikes to waterfalls in Central Oregon

While hiking through the forest is great, nothing beats a trail that leads to a waterfall. Fortunately for those in the BendBroadband communities, waterfalls are abundant. This time of year, the melting snow makes these stunning waterfalls even grander. To explore turquoise pools, jagged cliffs, and lofty forests, check out these five waterfall hikes in… Continue Reading

Central Oregon Daily photojournalist wins Edward R. Murrow Award

Central Oregon Daily photojournalist wins Edward R. Murrow Award

Congratulations to Central Oregon Daily Photojournalist Steve Kaufmann for receiving the 2021 Edward R. Murrow Award for outstanding achievements in broadcast and digital journalism. “The Edward R. Murrow is the Grand Poohbah of awards for news organizations,” said Central Oregon Daily General Manager Shawn Wilcox “This really is among the most prestigious awards to win in news.”… Continue Reading