For Immediate Release  (09/18/13)

Winona, MN – Hiawatha Broadband Communications, Inc. is pleased to announce new channels in the Sports Xtra Pak. Coming September 18th MAVTV and GolTV will be offered for customers enjoyment.

MAVTV American Real is programming you will not find anywhere else. This non-traditional sports channel is geared toward the male audience with a fresh new take on non-traditional sports. With broadcasts including action sports, movies, adventure and comedy, it will keep you on your toes. Sports fans can also enjoy watching their favorites such as motocross, martial arts and hunting in High Definition

HBC is also offering GolTV HD, the soccer fans dream. This American sports channel is dedicated to international soccer programming. German, Argentine and Brazilian soccer leagues are included in the lineup for this channel. GolTV is bilingual and can be offered in both English and Spanish.

Hiawatha Broadband Communications Inc. (HBC) is a southeastern Minnesota telecommunications service provider. The company delivers Video, Internet and Phone services to a customer base that numbers more than 12,000.

HBC’s roots are in a non-profit project begun in 1993, called Luminet. Luminet connected Winona education, healthcare and government institutions to extend the reach of teaching and learning. In 1997, the success of Luminet led to the formation of Hiawatha Broadband Communications, Inc. Today, HBC operates in 16 markets with 40 percent of its stock owned by non-profit entities.

For additional information, or to schedule an interview, please contact Rochelle Pervisky at (507) 474-5870 or