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Satellite TV Parity with Mainland

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    Erika Engle has an expanded article regarding satellite TV service in Hawaii in today's Buzz column at"

    HAWAII deserves satellite TV equality with the mainland and so does Alaska, according to a Federal Communications Commission order released May 4.

    The 128-page order seeks public comment, and also serves to re-emphasize the commission's commitment that "Hawaii consumers are entitled to the same DBS (direct broadcast satellite) services that are available on the mainland," said Clyde Sonobe, Cable Television Division administrator for the state Department of Commerce and Consumer Affairs.
    There's a lot more at the link above, including PDF files and Word docs linked from the FCC.
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    Re: Satellite TV Parity with Mainland

    according to the article it says Hawaii needs the 1.2 Meter dish? Practically everyone at least on the Big Island are using the 18-inch dish including myself.
    Life is what you make of please read the instructions carefully.