For Immediate Release (4/3/15)

Winona, MN – Hiawatha Broadband Communications, Inc. (HBC) is proud to announce that they have added 8 new channels to their ever-expanding lineup. In addition to truTV HD, added in early March, starting April 2, 2015, ABC Family, Cartoon Network, ESPNEWS, ESPNU, FOX Business, Sprout, and WGN Cable Network will all become a part of the current HD (High-Definition) channel offerings, and Heroes and Icons will be added in the SD (Standard-Definition) list.

Also recently made available were WatchESPN, WATCH Disney Channel, WATCH Disney XD, and WATCH Disney Junior, online platforms for customers to view their favorite programs using their tablet, computer, smartphone, or other mobile device.

“We are always looking for exciting ways to enhance our service offerings.” Said Rochelle Pervisky, HBC Vice President of Regulatory Affairs. “Adding more access to the variety of programming that is available is a great way for us to enhance our customers’ entertainment experience.”

To learn more about HBC service offerings, or to see your community’s current channel lineup, visit or contact by phone at (888) 474-9995.

Hiawatha Broadband Communications, Inc. (HBC) delivers cutting edge telecommunications services to communities in southeastern Minnesota. Founded in 1997, HBC builds and operates hybrid fiber and Fiber-To-The-Home networks as well as providing wireless broadband in rural areas. The company offers a video service selection of more than 300 channels (including approximately 100 in high-definition), digital music, pay-per-view and extensive local programming produced by HBC Studios. The company has over 110 employees supporting, retail, wholesale, construction, business consulting and Wizard support divisions in over 17 communities.

For additional information, or to schedule an interview, please contact Gretchen Van Valen at or (507) 474-5863.