06/17/2013 10:47 am ET

South Florida Will Be First To View CNN Latino In Free Broadcast


For the first time, South Florida viewers will be able to see Spanish-language programming produced by the Cable News Network (CNN) delivered for free via a broadcast signal.

Come August, CNN Latino Miami will be broadcast on TV's Channel 11 and also on basic cable.

The new venture is part of an effort by Turner Broadcasting System to create a national Spanish-language network through affiliation agreements with stations in local markets. The goal: to reach 65 percent of Hispanic households, viewed as an untapped market.

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