BEND, Ore. -

There's some good news for DirecTV satellite subscribers in Deschutes County -- you can now access local high-definition programming, including KTVZ-NewsChannel 21.

DirecTV announced Wednesday that they have added local HD programming to their choices for Bend-area (Deschutes County) subscribers.

That includes HD programming on KTVZ-NBC, as well as KFXO-Fox and other local channels. DirecTV also has added the CW, though in standard definition.

That makes local TV programming available to about 6,000 DirecTV subscribers in Deschutes County.

If you are a DirecTV customer, please contract your satellite provider for more details.