One America News Nets Consolidated Carriage

One America News Network has gained distribution with Consolidated Communications.

The news network is now available on the provider’s lineups in Illinois, Pennsylvania and Texas, in both the standard- and high-definition formats. Deal terms were not disclosed.

Herring Networks, Inc. previously secured carriage for One America News Network on Verizon FiOS TV nationally, Centurylink PRISM TV, Duncan Cable and other regional TV providers.

The HD feed of One America News Network is located on channel 787 in all three states. The channel is also featured in standard definition on channel 133 in Illinois, channel 179 in Pennsylvania and channel 180 in Texas, respectively.

“We’re excited to give our customers more choices when it comes to live national and international news.  One America News Network provides a dependable source for news reporting around the clock along with commentary programming and documentaries,” said CCI product nanager Jaime Montes in a statement.

“We’re extremely pleased that Consolidated Communications subscribers have another choice in cable news, namely One America News Network.   CCI made it easy for their customers to find our service by logically placing One America News Network in the cable news neighborhood,” stated Charles Herring, president of One America News Network.  “We’re grateful for the support extended by Consolidated Communications and we look forward to earning viewers’ confidence as a dependable and credible new reporting destination.”