Dish Adds Local Channels in Billings

EchoStar Communications Corp. said Thursday that its Dish Network direct-broadcast satellite service has begun offering local channels to the Billings, Mont., area.

Billings-area Dish customers in 16 counties can now receive ABC channel 6 (KSVI), CBS channel 2 (KTVQ), NBC channel 8 (KULR) and Fox channel 4 (KHMT).

Dish now offers local channels in 155 cities and their metro areas, in all 50 states, the District of Columbia and Puerto Rico.