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2011-01-10 10:30:00

DENVER, Jan. 10, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Altitude Sports & Entertainment, a subsidiary of Kroenke Sports Enterprises, and Insight Sports, a leading North American sports media and entertainment company, announced today the acquisition by Altitude of a 50% interest in WFN: World Fishing Network USA ("WFN"), North America's only 24/7 fishing network. As part of the transaction, WFN will consolidate its U.S. operations in Denver, Colorado - including technical operations at Altitude's...

2010-07-19 10:33:00

NEW YORK, July 19 /PRNewswire/ -- Verizon's FiOS TV customers are seeing two new high-definition channels this month, as the company launches Nat Geo WILD HD and Investigation Discovery HD. These two channels join FiOS TV's extensive channel lineup, which includes up to 142 HD channels and more than 3,300 HD video-on-demand titles every month -- the best in HD entertainment. "We consistently look for ways to enhance the FiOS TV channel lineup, and adding Nat Geo WILD HD and Investigation...

2010-06-17 08:00:00

DENVER, June 17 /PRNewswire/ -- WFN: World Fishing Network, North America's only 24-hour fishing lifestyle network, today announced that on June 30th, 2010, it will dedicate an entire day of programming and commercial airtime to help support recreational anglers affected by the Gulf Oil Spill disaster. The on-air campaign will provide in-depth coverage of the impact of the spill on recreational & commercial fishing in Louisiana, Mississippi, Alabama and Florida. The aim is to raise...

2010-03-24 14:11:00

DETROIT, March 24 /PRNewswire/ -- WFN: World Fishing Network, North America's only 24-hour fishing lifestyle channel, and Comcast Michigan will offer one lucky angler and his or her favorite fishing buddy the opportunity to spend the day fishing with Detroit baseball great Jack Morris in the "WFN's Fishing with Jack Morris presented by Comcast" Sweepstakes. The winner will also receive transportation to the fishing location, hotel accommodations, lunch with the former Tigers star and more....

2010-03-16 14:12:00

BALTIMORE, March 16 /PRNewswire/ -- WFN: World Fishing Network, the nation's only 24-hour fishing lifestyle TV channel, enters the Chesapeake region today in a big way. With the help of Baltimore OF/DH and avid angler Luke Scott, WFN is launching a consumer sweepstakes and a web site - http://www.wfnchesapeake.com - dedicated to finding the Chesapeake's most passionate angler. Scott, who hit 48 homers over the past two seasons, will pick one lucky angler to win a $1,000 prize and spend...

2010-01-11 11:58:00

DENVER, Jan. 11 /PRNewswire/ -- WFN: World Fishing Network, North America's only 24-hour fishing lifestyle network and Bass Champs, Inc., today announced a two-year marketing partnership which will provide WFN with extensive visibility at more than 30 Skeeter Bass Champs fishing tournaments annually and, in turn, make WFN and WFN HD the new home for the popular Skeeter Bass Champs television show. WFN will become the presenting sponsor of more than 60 Skeeter Bass Champs events during the...

2009-09-15 08:00:00

DENVER, Sept. 15 /PRNewswire/ -- WFN: World Fishing Network, North America's only 24-hour fishing lifestyle network, and Trout Unlimited (TU) today announced an extensive three-year marketing partnership. Through the agreement, TU will leverage WFN's multi-media platform and regional production bureaus to promote its conservation and fundraising efforts and in turn, promote WFN, its programs and promotions to its more than 140,000 volunteer members across North America. "We are honored...

2009-08-26 08:00:00

DENVER, Aug. 26 /PRNewswire/ -- WFN: World Fishing Network, North America's only 24-hour fishing lifestyle network, announced today an aggressive approach to cover fishing in the Rocky Mountains through a multi-faceted marketing and programming effort. The outreach includes the opening of a production office in Denver, a partnership with Colorado Trout Unlimited (CTU), media partnerships, consumer promotions and the sponsorship of local fishing events. "The WFN Colorado bureau and these...

2009-07-16 10:53:00

HOT SPRINGS, Ark., July 16 /PRNewswire/ -- FLW Outdoors and the Hot Springs Convention and Visitor's Bureau announced today that the Walmart BFL All-American presented by Chevy will return to Hot Springs and visit DeGray Lake. The prestigious championship, which annually shines an international media spotlight on the nation's best weekend anglers, will be held May 27-29, 2010, making its fifth return to Hot Springs since 2000. Lake Ouachita will host a Walmart FLW Tour event the same...

2009-04-29 11:34:00

Unemployed for a year and recovering from heart bypass surgery, New York man reels in $100,000 playing FLW Fantasy Fishing MINNEAPOLIS, April 29 /PRNewswire/ -- They say bad luck comes in threes, but not for Eugene Sullivan. The Syracuse, N.Y. resident broke his run of bad luck by winning the third tournament of an international online fantasy fishing game, FLW Fantasy Fishing (www.FantasyFishing.com), and claiming its $100,000 prize -- by just a 15 point margin. Out of work for nearly a...