What is a Local Channel?

As the name suggests, a local channel (sometimes also called a local TV station) is a channel that provides live local programming, often focusing on news, weather, and sports.

What is a Regional Sports Network (RSN)?

A regional sports network (RSN) is a TV network dedicated to providing sports programing to a specific geographic region or metropolitan area. There can be more than one RSN in one area, with each RSN featuring unique sports, teams, or leagues.