Author Archives: Justin LaPrelle

About Justin LaPrelle

Justin LaPrelle is the Chief Engineer for KTVZ-TV News Channel 21, KFXO-CA Fox Central Oregon, KQRE-LP Telemundo, and The CW Network in Bend, OR.

Ch. 30

La Pine and surrounding are customers who receive ch.30 from Finley Butte may experience some issues with channel 30. Channel 30 starts at 30.3 instead of 30.1. If you cannot pickup any of the ch. 30 sub channels please re-scan your … Continue reading

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Direct TV Customers

Direct TV is currently having technical issues with all local stations, they have been notified and are working on correcting the problem, thank you for your patience. -Engineering

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Bend Broadband

Tuesday Nov 28th at 3:00 AM PST Bend Broadband will be performing technical maintenance that may cause interruptions in service for Bend Broadband customers only. This should be restored shortly after 4:00 AM PST. Thank You

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Bend Broadband Video Drop-offs

We are aware of the service interruptions that Bend Broadband customers may be experiencing with our signals. The Digital Video Engineering and Network Infrastructure teams are working diligently to track down the faulty piece of equipment that is causing intermittent … Continue reading

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BendBroadband Audio Issues

2/7/17 7:42pm Update – We have resolved the problem and you should be able to either REVERT your set top box back to the ‘Default’ setting or leave your set top box configured for English.  Both will work fine. 2/7/17 … Continue reading

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Ch 30.1/2/3 in La Pine and South County

Feb 1 2017 4:30 pm – Channels 30.1/2/3 have been restored. Feb 1 2017 Update – Yesterday we attempted to head up Finley Butte and were unsuccesful at getting up the trail.  We have rented snowmobiles and will be heading … Continue reading

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Reported Outages in Northern Central Oregon

Update 1/27/17 – We have resolved the issues that were causing transmission problems on both Ch 27 as well as 21 in norther Redmon, Prineville, and Madras. We are currently investigating signal outages/issues in northern Central Oregon.  The reports are in … Continue reading

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