Bright House Networks and Fisher Communications, Inc. Reach Agreement

KBAK and KBFX Programming Will Continue Without Disruption

Dec 31, 2009, 19:37 ET from Bright House Networks

ORLANDO, Fla., Dec. 31 /PRNewswire/ -- Bright House Networks and Fisher Communications, Inc. are pleased to have completed an agreement today securing permission for Bright House Networks to continue carrying KBAK and KBFX in Bakersfield, CA without disruption. The previous agreement expired at midnight on 12/31/09. Details regarding the new agreement are not being released.

About Bright House Networks

Bright House Networks is the seventh largest multiple cable system operator (MSO) in the U.S. with 2.4 million customers in several large cities, including Tampa Bay and Orlando, Fla.; Bakersfield, Calif.; Indianapolis; Detroit; and Birmingham, Ala.; along with several other smaller regions in Alabama and the Florida Panhandle. The Florida markets are adjacent and form one of the country's largest cable clusters. With customer care a top priority across all operating units, Bright House Networks was ranked the "Highest in Residential Telephone Customer Satisfaction in the South Region" by J.D. Power and Associates in 2006, 2007, 2008 and 2009. J.D. Power and Associates also ranked Bright House Networks the "Highest in Customer Satisfaction among High-Speed Internet Service Providers in the South Region" in 2008 and 2009. For more about Bright House Networks or its products and services, visit

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