The future of television has arrived to thousands of La Porte City residents as La Porte City Telephone Company announces the launch of its enhanced digital TV service, FusionTV. The new television service is delivered over the advanced all-fiber optic network, dubbed the Fusion Network.

LPCTEL_logo“This is an exciting time for La Porte City. Residents have been waiting for a new choice in cable TV. Based on customer research, La Porte City Telephone Company is the preferred provider for technology and digital entertainment in our community,” said Jim Robertson, LPC Telephone Co. board president.

“FusionTV delivers more choices in family programming, movies, and sporting events. Customers will be amazed by the crystal clear picture and sound. FusionTV is different than cable and satellite TV, so customers will have access to innovative features like TV Caller ID, weather and gaming apps, and a Whole-Home DVR (Digital Video Recorder). All of this from a local team that is here for our customers 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.”

La Porte City residents with Fusion Network fiber optic access now have the option to trim their monthly bills by bundling local telephone service, FusionTV service, Fusion High Speed Internet service, and Computer Security Services in a LPC Savings Pak. Customers can get all the communications services they need with the simplicity of dealing with just one local company and receiving just one bill.

FusionTV represents an excellent value and packages will include over 210 channels of local programming, news, premium movies, sports, plus 54 digital music and talk radio channels. FusionTV offers top-rated networks like Big Ten Network, ESPN, Food Network, HGTV, Discovery Channel, TNT, Fox News, Lifetime Movie Network, Nick Jr. and many more. Service highlights include:

High Definition Programming – 58 high-definition channels with extraordinary picture clarity and theater-quality sound.

Whole Home DVR (Digital Video Recorder) – Record your programs and access them from any digital box in the home, allowing for multi-room viewing and recording. You also have the ability to pause and rewind live TV.

Parental Controls – Manage your children’s access to television programming and movies by blocking programs by channel or rating.

TV Caller ID – Caller ID information is displayed on the TV screen even before the phone rings. *Caller ID subscription required.

Interactive On-Screen Guide – Quickly and easily find and enjoy content from TV listings and the whole-home digital video recorders (DVR).

Apps – Free interactive apps with one-button access to a current local weather radar, a 5-day forecast, and games, such as Solitaire and Sudoku, while customers are watching their favorite shows.

La Porte City Telephone Company invites the community to visit their office on Main Street in La Porte City to experience FusionTV and talk to employees about packages and pricing. Customers can visit www.lpctel.com, or call 342-3369 to find out if FusionTV is available at their home or business.